Senator Montgomery congratulates Rev. Waterman and the Antioch Baptist Church family on their 100th Anniversary

Senator Mongomery congratulates Rev. Dr. Robert M. Waterman, First Lady Lola Oguntunde-Waterman and the entire Antioch Baptist Church Family upon the occasion of the Church's 1o0th Anniversary.

Antioch Baptist church was organized in 1918, with a group of Christian Workers and a dedicated leader and founder, Reverend Dr. Moses Prophet Paylor. Dr. Paylor pastored Antioch Baptist Church for 40 years. The Antioch Baptist Church stand as a living monument to a great leader whose rare abilities as a pastor and builder led the congregation to our present church. Reverend Dr. Robert M. Waterman is the fifth and current pastor since 2001.

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