Baptist and Reflector
SHELBYVILLE — It’s not common for a church to go the extra mile in celebrating a couple’s wedding anniversary.
But, then again, not many couples are married for 75 years.
New Bethel Baptist Church in Shelbyville helped James and Frances Arnold celebrate 75 years of marriage on Aug. 13. They were married on Aug. 8, 1942. They were recognized during the service and a covered dish meal and reception was held in their honor after the morning service.
Not only have they been faithful to each other, they have been faithful to God and to the church, observed pastor Jonathan Curry. [Read more…]