TIFTON — Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church will hold its annual Black History program at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 16.
The speaker for this year’s program is Felecia Yvette Baisden, a Tifton native and a 1991 graduate of Tift County High School, according to a press release. Felecia is the daughter of Alice Mae Baisden and the late Freddie Lee McCant. She is the mother of two children, Maurice Morrow, Jr. and Maurisha Baisden.
Felecia has a diploma in early childhood education from Albany Technical College and an Associate of Science degree in middle grades education from Darton College. She is also a graduate of Albany State University with a Bachelor of Art in history as well as a Masters degree in middle grades education.
She is currently employed with the Worth County School System as a math teacher. Felecia is a dedicated member of Bethany Missionary Baptist Church of Ty Ty where her pastor is Samuel Lee Pridgon, the release states.
She prides herself on being a servant to others while encouraging about Jesus, the release states. One of her favorite scriptures is Ephesians 2:8-9: “For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God: Not of works lest any man should boast.”
The theme for this year’s program is “African Americans and the Vote”.
The public is invited to join and hear this dynamic speaker as Shiloh Missionary continues its celebration of Black History Month.
Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church is located at the corner of MLK Boulevard and Southern Ave.