Greater Galilee Missionary Baptist Church (GGMBC), 2432 North Teutonia Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin will hold their 94th Year Anniversary Worship Celebration at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, April 27. The anniversary theme is “Standing on The Rock Together; Working, Praying and Spreading God’s Word” based scripturally on Matthew 16:18b.
The dynamic guest speaker is Rev. Walter J. Lanier, MDIV, JD, pastor of Progressive Baptist Church of Milwaukee, Wisconsin for the last two years.
Prior to his call as pastor, he served as an associate minister at Calvary Baptist Church. Rev. Lanier maintained his own business law practice for over a decade before taking his current position as Director of Counseling, Advising and Career Planning at Milwaukee Area Technical College.
In the city of Milwaukee, he is also recognized for his phenomenal preaching and teaching.
For 94 years, GGMBC has provided ministries for all ages to win souls for Christ and assist members to live a Christ-centered victorious life.
The church will focus in the future on expanding those ministries and providing more evangelistic and community outreach programs.
The inner-city church already offers a youth scholarship program, children and youth ministries annual Career Options day that has educated over 1,700 youth, and Saturday Hot Meal Program that feeds approximately 1,200 persons a month.
GGMBC also sponsors an annual community back to school give-away and toy give-away for hundreds of local residents.
Pastor Johnny C. White, Jr. shared, “Greater Galilee has a rich past as trailblazers and pioneers in the central city of Milwaukee, having compassion in our outreach within the community”.
He added, “But also, we look forward to a richer future in Christ Jesus through continued teaching biblical truths for spiritual growth and sustainability of our members.
Colossians 3:16 reminds us to let the Word of Christ dwell in us richly in all wisdom, teaching and admonishing one another in psalms, and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in our hearts to the Lord”.
Pastor White and the congregation invite the public to join in this powerful, spiritually-charged open door worship celebration.
For more information, please contact the church office at 562-1110.