|SR 217 - Rev. Ronald E. Terry, Sr. - commend
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A resolution commending Reverend Ronald E. Terry, Sr.
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SR 217 LC 8 3687
1- 1 Commending Reverend Ronald E. Terry, Sr.; and for other
1- 2 purposes.
1- 3 WHEREAS, Reverend Ronald E. Terry, Sr., is the distinguished
1- 4 minister of the New Fellowship Baptist Church in Macon,
1- 5 Georgia, where he has served since 1977; and
1- 6 WHEREAS, he has combined his love of music with his
1- 7 spiritual ministry and was president of the Eastern Kentucky
1- 8 Baptist Music Convention, director of music for the General
1- 9 Missionary Baptist Convention of Georgia, and president of
1-10 the Music Auxiliary of The National Baptist Convention, USA;
1-12 WHEREAS, in addition to his religious engagements and
1-13 responsibilities, he has been a member of the Executive
1-14 Board of Directors of Macon's Cherry Blossom Festival, Board
1-15 of Directors of Project Read and Macon's 2000 Challenge for
1-16 Change, and the Director of Inter-Faith Community of Middle
1-17 Georgia; and
1-18 WHEREAS, he is a faculty member of the National Baptist
1-19 Congress of Christian Education, and he was named Man of the
1-20 Year for the City of Macon in 1994 and received the
1-21 Distinguished Service Award from the City of Minneapolis;
1-23 WHEREAS, the many accomplishments and significant
1-24 contributions he has made during his long and successful
1-25 career in the ministry have improved the quality of life for
1-26 countless individuals and their families and his efforts and
1-27 energy merit recognition and high praise.
1-28 NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE SENATE that the
1-29 members of this body recognize and commend Reverend Ronald
1-30 E. Terry, Sr., for his marvelous spiritual leadership and
1-31 convey to him their respect and appreciation.
1-32 BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Secretary of the Senate is
1-33 authorized and directed to transmit an appropriate copy of
1-34 this resolution to Reverend Ronald E. Terry, Sr.
Secretary of the Senate
Frank Eldridge, Jr., Secretary
Last Updated on 03/02/99