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Ken Baily celebration

On January 29, NHCC celebrated the 30th anniversary of the Rev. Dr. Kennneth Baily's ordination.  The celebration included music and mention during worship and lunch in the Great Hall after worship.

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The worship service included some of Ken's favorite music, much of it accompanied by a trumpeter (not shown here). choir.jpg (101919 bytes)
Liturgical color was red for the Holy Spirit. Benediction.jpg (91114 bytes)
There was plenty of food with an Italian theme. food.jpg (102192 bytes)
There were many desserts, but the one shown here came with a scripture: "And they gave him a piece of cake" (1 Samuel 30:12) cake.jpg (102349 bytes)
People made greeting cards for the occasion. makingcards.jpg (96517 bytes)
The highlight was presentation of the congregation's gift to Ken: a print by artist Lennard Baskin. kenandgift.jpg (99808 bytes)
This banner, originally made for the Boston demonstration the previous week, presided over the event to remind us what we are about: Be the Church. Banner.jpg (112900 bytes)