Pleasant Home Baptist Church, Andalusia, celebrated its 125th anniversary Aug. 28 with guest speaker Jim Kelley, who was raised at the church.
Ashley McKathan wrote and presented the history of the church. George Kelley, who joined the church in the 1940’s, shared his memories.
Special music was provided by Gracyn Martin, Hailey Ward and Judy Godwin. A Sacred Harp song was led by Brian Kelley.
Lonette Berg (right) of the Alabama Baptist Historical Commission presented a certificate to longtime church member James Kelley. Leroy Cole represented the Covington Baptist Association, where he serves as director of church and community ministries.
“It was humbling for me as a pastor to be part of the 100th and now the 125th anniversary of the church,” said pastor Fred Kelley. “It was a blessing to look back and see how God has blessed. We look forward to many more years of service to the Lord.”
Lunch was served in the fellowship hall.