By Ken Carroll
The Abaco Zion Baptist District Convention paid tribute to four great men who have been labouring in their communities for over twenty years. They were: Rev. Dr. Allan Mills – Ebenezer Baptist Cedar Church Cedar Harbour, Rev. Eulin McIntosh – The New St. Andrew’s Baptist Church Coopers Town, and Rev. Ezekiel McIntosh – St. Thomas Baptist Church Wood Cay.
Many persons gathered to applaud these great men for the work they have done over the years, hosting an honorary banquet at Faith Walk Church of God Convention Hall – Coopers Town on Friday October 10. The Banquet was followed by a church service that was held on Sunday October 12th at the Zion Baptist Church in Fox Town.
Saluting their rich legacy, and taking the opportunity to congratulate these men for their faithfulness was Pastor Steven Knowles – The President of Abaco Christian Council., Rev Christopher Dean – District Superintendent of North Abaco District Baptist Convention and many others.
Mr. Steve Pedican – Chief Councilor of North Abaco District Council and along with other governmental officials were in attendance.
Also was on hand to salute these men were MP Renardo Curry – Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister Office – Abaco, acknowledging that these men gave up much in order to fulfill their
assignments and laboured among us tirelessly to help build this nation. Those in attendance saw it only fitting that the community take this time out to thank them, and show their family that they are appreciated.
MP Curry concluded that these great men can rest in the assurances that God is not unjust to forget their work and labor.