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Bentley Newcomb was baptized during the 11:15 a.m. Morning Worship Service at MHBC on July 25, 2021. Congratulations to Josh and Ashley England upon their marriage on July 17, 2021. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of John Mitchel Owen “Bam” Carney upon his death on July 17, 2021 at the age of 51. Parrott & Ramsey Funeral home in charge of details. He was the brother of Mark Carney. Congratulations to Aimee & Darius Walker on the birth of their son, Jaxon Devon Walker, born on July 4, 2021. He weighed 7lbs and 2.8oz and was 19 inches long. Steve and Carolyn Morris are Jaxon’s proud grandparents. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Maurice Lee Graham upon his death on June 30, 2021 at the age of 77. He was the brother of Sam Graham. L. R. Petty Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. There was a baby shower for Jordan & Shelby Hinton on Sunday, June 27th at 2:00 p.m. It was located in the Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. The couple are registerd at amazon and Wal-Mart. Abby Morrison was baptized during the 10:00 a.m. Morning Worship Service on Father’s Day, June 20, 2021. Click to view more pictures. Our church Vacation Bible School was held June 13-18, 2021. The number of chldren attending reanged from 25 - 42 per night. There was a competitions between the boys and girls to donate the most money to assist other children in need at Brookhaven Ministries. The boys won. A total of $1,169.57 was donation during Bible School and on Parent’s Night. The children and adults had fun while studying scripture, learning and performing new music, making crafts, and playing games. Thank you to all the voluntteers that helped to make this week possible. You are invited to a wedding shower for Josh England & Ashley Simpson on June 13th from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. at Muldraugh HIll Baptist Church. It will be hosted by the aunts and cousins. The couple are registered at Target and Amazon. Graduates were recognized and honored on Sunday morning June 13th in both services. THey were each given a gas money gift card from the church. There was a baby shower for Darius and Aimee Walker on June 6, 2021 in the Fellowship Hall as they anticipate the arrival of their son, Jaxon. Abigail Grace Morrison “Abby” made public her Profession of Faith Decision during the 10:00 am morning worhsip service on June 6, 2021. She will be baptized on Fathers Day, June 20th. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Linda Sue (Pike) Wade upon her death on May 28, 2021 at the age of 71. L.R. Petty Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. She was the first cousin of Connie Graham. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Gerald David "Jerry" Hardin upon his death on May 26, 2021 at the age of 75. Carey & Son Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. This was Todd Hardin's uncle. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Wanda Parke Lewis upon her death on May 25, 2021 at the age of 68. Betts & West Funeral Home in Nicholasville, KY in charge of arrangements. She was Catherine Sabo's cousin. On Sunday, May23rd, Brian Riggs was the guest speaker. He gave his testimony and had “Fruit of the Spirit” t-shirts with him for $20.00 each. Mothers that has been blessed with a son or daughter born since Mother's Day (May 12, 2019) were recognized Sunday, May 16th, during the Morning Worship Service(s) at Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church. We missed out in the celebration of these new births last year while we were closed for the COVID-19 pandemic. We also failed to recognize these mothers this past Sunday during our Annual Mother's Day Recognition Service. All the children born the past two years, since Mother's Day 2019, will be recognized in the 10:00 and 11:15 a.m. services. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Arvin Andrew Melton upon his death on May 10, 2021 at the age of 89. He was a US Marine Corps veteran of the Korean Conflict and Donna Wilcher's uncle. Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home in charge of details. Welcome Baby Boy Bright! There will be a Drive-By Baby Shower for Tyler and Bridger Bright under the portico near the Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church Fellowship Hall on May 16, 2021 from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Please stop by, shower the couple with love and grab a sweet treat to enjoy. The couple is registered at buybuyBABY, Amazon, and Walmart. The shower is hosted by: Jennifer Bland, Mindy Bright, Allison Hunt, Donna England, and Sarah England. Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church celebrated mothers during both Morning Worship Services on May 9, 2021. Each mother present was recognized and given a special gift from the church of a "Blessed is the Mother Who Walks with God" notebook and a carnation. "The Oldest Mother Present" was presented with corsage (1st Service: Betty Moore & 2nd Service: Faye Porter). "The Mother with the Most Children, Grandchildren, and Great-Grandchildren Present" was presented with a corsage (1st Service: Dinah Newcomb & 2nd Service: Wanda Buckler). A beautiful vase of flowers was given in recognition of "The Oldest MHBC Mother" at the age of 93, Helen Smith. Bro. Billy delivered a special Mother's Day message entitled, “I Remember Mother” with Biblical reference to Proverbs 31:10, 25-31. It was a blessed day at MHBC. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Ann Amelia Underwood upon her death at the age of 73. L. R. Petty Funeral Home in charge of details. She was the mother of Jason Underwood. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Catheline Raffety upon her death on April 29, 2021 at the age of 83. Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in charge of details. She was Jessie Newton's grandmother. Teresa Parrott, Missions Mobilization Coordinator for the Kentucky Baptist Convention, presented Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church with the 2020 KBC Missions Award on April 11, 2021 during the Morning Worship Services. MHBC has been recognized as one of the top ten churches in Kentucky with the largest increase in participation and missions giving from 2018 to 2019. Thank you, MHBC family and visitors, for supporting this ministry as we spread the Gospel. Pam Hendricks made public her decision to join Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church during the 11:15 a.m. Morning Worship Service on April 4, 2021 (Easter Sunday). She is a sister of Steve Hendricks. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Don W. Whitehouse upon his death on April 3, 2021 at the age of 76. Bosley Funeral Home in charge of details. He was the husband of Martha Whitehouse. Easter Sunday morning, April 4th, culminated the events of Holy Week as we gathered to celebrate and worship our risen Savior! o A sunrise service began at 7:30 a.m. o Worship services in the sanctuary began at 10:00 and 11:15 a.m. o There was no evening service or activities. Members and visitors were asked to spend this time with family while recognizing the blessings from God and what He has done for us. On Good Friday, April 2nd, our sanctuary was open for prayer between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. During these hours, worshippers were invited to come on their own time and prayerfully journey—individually or in groups—through Christ’s path to the cross using Scripture, prayer and devotional art. Maundy-Thursday was held April 1st, at 6:30 p.m. We gathered around the Lord’s Table for a very special and unique time of worship that focused on the Last Supper. The Children’s Easter Egg Hunt was held on Wednesday, March 31st at 6:30 P.M. in the Fellowship Hall. Temperatures were taken at the door. Masks were required for all adults. Tables were set up in a covid friendly manner. Pizza, bagged chips and cookies were served by individuals wearing gloves. The children shared in a time of devotion while they ate. Due to the weather forecast, the egg hunt was done inside the church. It was a fun time for everyone. The Central Baptist Association Annual Spring Meeting was on March 28, 2021 at Thompsonville Baptist Church from 3:00-5:30 P.M. Bro. Billy delivered the sermon. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Clifton Baute Lanham Sr. upon his death on March 23, 2021at the age of 83. Bosley Funeral Home in charge of details. He was a brother of Burnam Lanham and Helen Lanham Mays. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of William Smith Mays, Jr., upon his death on March 11, 2021 at the age of 90. Campbell-Fisher Funeral Home in charge of details. Campbellsville University worship team led our morning worship services at 10:00 and 11:15 A.M. on February 28th. Campbellsville University students and the youth were invited for a Subway sandwich lunch immediately following the 11:15 worship service in the gym/fellowship hall. Social distancing guidelines were followed. There was a drive-by birthday celebration for Michelle Gribbins on February 28, 2021 at 1:30. Everyone met at the Methodist Church across from Center Square on Spalding Avenue, in Lebanon to begin the drive. February 20, 2021: There will be limited access to the church tomorrow as the side steps and the ramps are still slippery from snow and ice. Everyone stay safe and warm! Thank you to Don Veatch, Josh Veatch, and Patrick Reed for cleaning our church parking lot Friday. We appreciate your hard work! The plan is to get the main sidewalk and front steps leading into the church cleaned this afternoon so we can have our worship services tomorrow. Thank you Josh Veatch, Don Veatch, Jacob Benningfield, Bob Moore, Tom Moore, and Sam Graham for making our church accessible and safe! Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Joseph Patrick “Pat” Brady upon his death onf February 13, 2021 at the age of 74. Bosley Funeral Home in charge of details. He was a brother of Johnny (Patty) Brady and Mary Ann Livers Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Richard Maurice Shields upon his death on February 13, 2021 at the age of 94. Houghlin Greenwell Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. A memorial service is being planned for later in the spring. His wife, Martha, passed away last October 19, 2020. Bro. Shields pastored MHBC from 1958-1961. Click her fro more information: https://muldraughhill.org/index_htm_files/Richard%20Shields_MHBC%20Pastor.pdf Robby Smith made public his “Profession of Faith” decision during the 10:00 a.m. Morning Worship Service at Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church. on January 31, 2021. He stood with his mother, Robin, as Bro. Billy recognized him and joyously shared his important decision to the congregation. Due to COVID-19 CDC recommendations for “social distancing” guidelines, the members of the church waved from their places in the pews instead of providing handshakes at the conclusion of the service. Robby will be baptized at a later date. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Helen Lanham Mays upon her death on January 20, 2021 at the age of 87. Prayers for Smith and the rest of the Mays and Lanham families. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Darol Henderson Lanham upon his death on January 18, 2021 at the age of 68. He was the nephew of Burnam Lanham and Helen Mays. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Goldie Graham upon her death on January 8, 2021 at the age of 99. Thank you for helping us to surpass our goal of $3,500 for the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering by $260. We Thank you for your generous donations. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Lacheta Jarboe upon her death on December 22, 2020 at the age of 85. Bosley Funeral Home in charge of details. She was the mother of Marvin (Sharon) Jarboe. On Sunday, December 27, 2020, we collected our Annual White Christmas Offering during both Morning Worship Services at 10:00 and 11:15 a.m. We appreciated the very generous offering of $25,358.00 ($1,720.00 of this was given to designated funds). We will also collected canned and other nonperishable items that we normally collect during the “Hanging of the Greens” service that had to be cancelled. This year the items will be given to local school resource centers since the collection date for Brookhaven will have already passed. Due to COVID-19 and social distancing regulations, and our goal to do what we can to protect our members and visitors, the Christmas Eve Candlelight Service, On December 24, 2020, was VIRTUAL this year. The service took place at 6:00 p.m. and was viewed on Facebook and Vimeo. The Lord’s Supper was observed during the service, using individually prepared communion cups that were provided to those present during either of the Worship Services on December 20, 2020. Bro. Steve Skaggs and Lidiane “Ms Ligi” Macedo (video-taped from her home in Brazil) shared their musical talents during the service with a message delivered by Bro. Billy Compton. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Elizabeth Josephine Holderman upon her death on December 4, 2020 at the age of 82. Bosley Funeral Home in charge of details. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Robert Eugene Sanders upon his death on November 23, 2020 at the age of 67. Bosley Funeral Home in charge of details. Congratulations to Jody and Taylor Shively upon the birth of a daughter, Sophie Rose Shively, on November 23, 2020. She weighs 8 pounds 3 ounces and is 21 inches long. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Terry Compton upon his death on November 22, 2020 at the age of 68. Spann Funeral Home in Dickson, TN in charge of arrangements. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Regina Faye Buckman upon her death on November 19, 2020 at the age of 85. Bosley Funeral Home in charge of details. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Dixie Wise upon her death on November 17, 2020 at the age of 88. Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Margaret J. Compton upon her death on November 17, 2020 at the age of 94. Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown, KY in charge of arrangements.

Operation Christmas Child was done a little differently this year. There was not a packing

packing party due to COVID-19. Boxes were packed by individuals and brought to the church

on November 15, 2020 at which time they were prayed over in both services. 72 boxes were

collected and will be delivered to Stewart’s Creek Baptist Church in order to be shipped to

their destination.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Pauline Helm Mouser upon her death on November 13, 2020 at the age of 95. Bosley Funeral Home in charge of details. She was the sister of Paul Helm. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of James Robert “Jim Bob” Moore upon his death on November 2, 2020 at the age of 95. Bosley Funeral Home in charge of details. Prayers for Janet, Becky, Lonnie, and the rest of his family. The church had a “Drive-Thru Trunk or Treat” activity on Wednesday, October 28, 2020, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The theme was “Shine With The Light of Jesus!” Everyone stayed in their car while candy was given out in bags to each child as drove through the lot. Thank you to all the volunteers that made this event possible. Congratulations to John & Jennifer Bunton on the birth of a baby boy, James Edward, on October 28, 2020 at 6:01AM. He weighed 8lbs. 15oz and was 19.75” long. Jennifer is the daughter of Ann Lee. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Martha Shields (wife of Rev. Richard Shields) upon her death on October 19, 2020. Houghlin-Greenwell Funeral Home in Bardstown in charge of arrangements. Bro. Shields pastored MHBC from 1958-1961. Click for more information about his time as our pastor. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Jeffrey Wayne Montgomery upon his death on October 18, 2020 at the age of 51. Auberry Funeral Home is in charge of details. He was the brother of Jason (Jill) Montgomery and uncle to Jasey. There was a drive-through baby shower Sunday, October 18, 2020 from 2-4PM for Taylor Nelson Shively by the Fellowship Hall entrance. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Rita Larose Purdom Waymon upon her death on October 17, 2020. at the age of 84. Bosley Funeral Home in charge of details. She was the first cousin of Ernest Carol Taylor. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Linda C. Hourigan upon her death October 16, 2020 at the age of 76. Bosley Funeral Home in charge of details. She was the first cousin of Evelyleen Taylor. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Terry Paul Perkins upon his death on October 11, 2020 at the age of 58. L.R. Petty Funeral Home in charge of details. He was a first cousin of Thomas Poff and Phyllis Mills. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Joseph "Vernie" Douglas upon his death on October 9, 2020 at the age of 87. Houghlin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. He was Jason (Melissa) Brown's uncle. IT’S A GIRL!!! There was a baby shower for Brandon & Nicole Sallee on Sunday, October 4 at 2:00PM at The Russell Barn located at 4980 Saint Joe Road. The proud parents are registered at Target and Walmart. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Ricky Wicher upon his death on October 2, 2020. He was the son of Donzie (Junior) and Mary Wilcher and the nephew of Tommy Wilcher, Helen Newcome, and Rita Wise. Our goal for Eliza Broadus State Mission for Sept. was $1,200.00. With your giving, we are pleased to announce that our goal was met and surpassed with $1,975.00 being given with your generosity! Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Dale "Keith" Miller upon his death on September 23, 2020 at the age of 69. Campbell-Fisher Funeral Home in charge of details. He was the father of Kathy Yates and Kelly Bennett. He was also the uncle of Lori England. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Nellie Richerson upon her death on September 20, 2020 at the age of 91. Bosley Funeral Home in charge of details. She was the mother of Betty Witham. Our thoughts & prayers are with the family of Dr. James R. Angel upon his death on Sept. 17, 2020 at the age of 69 years old. Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in charge of details. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Hollis Hancock upon his death on September 7, 2020 at the age of 88. Campbell-Fisher Funeral Home in charge of details. He was the step-father of Nevin Price and grandfather of Jessica Benningfield. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Clara Lillian Evans upon her death on September 4, 2020 at the age of 99. Bosley Funeral Home in charge of details. She was a member of Muldraugh HIll Baptist Church and the mother of Judy Farmer. Adam Bland was ordained as a deacon in the two morning worship services at Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church on August 23, 2020. Click to view details. Jim Bob and Janet Moore celebrated their 72nd Wedding Anniversary on Friday, August 14th, 2020. They would like to thank everyone for the cards and well wishes. This Friday, August 14th, is Jim Bob & Janet Moore’s 72nd wedding anniversary. We encourage you to send a card or short note to them if you would like. They would appreciate it and it would sure lift their spirits. Their address is: The Village of Lebanon Jim Bob & Janet Moore 105 Village Way Lebanon, KY 40033 Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Opal Christine Henson upon her death on August 2, 2020 at the age of 89. Heady-Radcliffe Funeral Home in Lagrange, KY were in charge of details. She had many relatives and friends at MHBC, including two surviving brothers: Boss and Boody Benningfield and two sister-in-laws: Judy and Joann Benningfield. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Lyle Bruce Bertram upon his death on July 31, 2020 at the age of 73. Haisten Funeral Home in McDonough, Georgia was in charge of services. He was the brother of Phyllis Wise. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of William Kay Bertram upon his death on July 24, 2020 at the age of 78 Hicks-Vaughn Funeral Home of Monticello, KY in charge of the arrangements. He was the brother of Phyllis Wise. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of David Leon Wilcher, Sr. upon his death on July 24, 2020 at the age of 63. He was the son of late Carl and Irene Wilcher, Sr and nephew of Helen Newcomb, Rita Wise, and Tommy Wilcher. Congratulations to Alex & Kelsey O'Daniel upon the birth of Judith on July 19, 2020. Congratulations to the Great Grandparents, Burnam and Anita Lanham. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Joseph Willard “Joe” Payne upon his death on July 18, 2020 at the age of 87. Bosley Funeral Home in charge of details . He was the uncle of Charlotte Benningfield and Gayla Kelly. Congratulations to Adam and Jennifer Bland upon the birth of Shelby Owen Bland on July 17, 2020. He weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces and was 20 inches long. Congratulations to the proud grandparents, David and Lori England. You are invited to a "Drive-By Shower" for Aimee Morris & Darius Walker on August 16, 2020 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church under the portico on the left side of the church. They are registered at Amazon and Walmart. Congratulations to Tyler and Candace Benningfield upon the birth of Griffin Lee Benningfield on July 11, 2020. He weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and was 19 1/5 inches long. Congratulations to the proud grandparents, Larry and LeAnn Moore. Congratulations to Shane and Katie Morris upon the birth of Harper Lynn Morris on June 26, 2020 at 9:40pm. She weighed 7lb 3oz and measured 19.5 inches long. Proud grandparents are Steve and Carolyn Morris. There was a Drive-Through Wedding Shower for Megan and Zeth Houk on July 12 from 2 to 4pm. at Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church under the portico on the left side of the church. They were married on May 30, 2020 and are registered at Walmart, Target and Amazon.