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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. Details are pending. 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. There will be a drive-through baby shower next Sunday, October 18, 2020 from 2-4PM for Taylor Nelson Shively by the Fellowship Hall entrance. 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 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. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Marilyn Judd upon her death on June 19, 2020 at the age of 70. She was the mother of Carey Pyles. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Fred Raffety upon his death on June 16, 2020 at the age of 83. He was Jessie Newton’s grandfather. Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in charge of details. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Eva “BeBe” McCubbin upon her death on June 10, 2020 at the age of 87. Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in charge of details. She was Rick (Joy Farris) McCubbin's mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Rose Lee Funk Grace upon her death in a automobile accident on June 6, 2020. He husband was also injured and remains in the hospital. Bosley Funeral Home in charge of details. There was a drive-through/drop-off baby shower for Jennifer & Adam Bland on June 14th from 2pm-4pm at Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church. The shower was held at the left side of the church as you face the front of the church. Jennifer and Adam are registered at Walmart, Target, and BuyBuy Baby. Baby Owen is due in July! More exciting times for the Bland family! Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Donald Mancel Moore upon his death on May 26, 2020 at the age of 88. He was a United States Air Force veteran and brother of Jim Bob Moore. Owen Funeral Home, 5317 Dixie Hwy in Louisville, KY, in charge of details. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Lewis W. Triplett upon his death on May 27, 2020 at the age of 76. He was the husband of Ruth Helen Batcher-Triplett and brother-in- law of Martha Whitehouse, Terry Batcher, and Benny Batcher. Baird Funeral Home in Troy, OH in charge of details. Congratulations to Jean Sallee and Steve Hendricks upon their marriage. Bro. Billy will be performing the wedding ceremony on May 23, 2020! Steve made the decision publicly, during the Morning Worship Service on May 24, 2020, to move his membership to Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church. They will serve God as a couple and we wish them the best. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Donald Lee “Donnie” Craig upon his death on April 13, 2020 at the age of 60. Bosley Funeral Home in charge of details. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Bradley Thomas “Brad” Lanham upon his death on April 11, 2020 at the age of 56. Bosley Funeral Home in charge of details. He was the father of Rob Keeling. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of William R. “Bill” Perkins upon his death on April 4, 2020 at the age of 71. He was a United States Vietnam War Veteran. Auberry-Gupton & Chandler Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. He was Ernest Carol Taylor's and Ken Taylor's first cousin. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Howard Michael "Mike" Farris upon his death on April 3, 2020 at the age of 71. He was a United States Army Veteran. Bosley Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. He is survived by his wife Wanda Farris; children: Jason Farris, Michell Farris, and Melissa Brown; mother, Dorothy Jean Farris; and siblings: Mark Farris, Joy mcCubbin, Susan Hood; grandchildren and Great-grandchildren. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Lorena Brockman upon her death on March 29, 2020 at the age of 72. Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in charge of details. She has many relatives who are members of MHBC. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Roger Dale Barnett upon his death on March 25, 2020 at the age of 70. Parrott & Ramsey in charge of details. He became a deacon at Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church on October 21, 1990 and was ordained by Bro. Vic Stansbury. He was a faithful servant of God and will be missed by all who knew and loved him. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Kathleen (Masters) Tingle upon her death on March 16, 2020 at the age of 91. She was the sister of Josephine Holderman. Carey & Son Funeral Home in charge of details. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Jerome Lee "Jerry" Bartley upon his death on March 5, 2020 at the age of 68. Hale-Polin-Robinson Funeral Home in charge of details. He was Timmy (Stacy Mays Bartley) Bartley’s father. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Dorothy Jean Porter upon her death on March 3, 2020 at the age of 80. Parrott& Ramsey Funeral Home in charge of details. A motion was made by the Parking Lot Sub-committee of the Vision 20/20 Committee at the Monthly Business meeting on March 4, 2020 to enter into agreement with Hayden Materials to blacktop the recently enlarged gravel area for a cost of $20,200. Three bids have been received and Hayden Materials provided the lowest bid and they have a good reputation for quality work. The blacktop will not be done until this summer. It was noted that there is almost $11,000 in the Parking Lot Fund that will be used to help pay for this project. The Fund will need to be left in place after this Phase II is completed because the sealing and striping of all the parking area will have to be done at an additional cost. Due to the fact that the motion is for between $15,000 and under $25,000 the motion will have to be tabled until the next Business Meeting on April 8, 2020 in which the final vote will be taken. On February 23, 2020, Rev Alan Witham was our guest speaker. We are considering funding church facility updates in the coming months and he gave a presentation of what that would involve. The Vision 2020 team, in consultation with appropriate committees, will make recommendations for church action. There a vote taken by paper ballot in a Special Called Business Meeting during the Morning Worship Service on March 1, 2020. The motion carried by 64% of votes taken by members present to enter into a capital campaign contract over the next 3-year period with the Kentucky Baptist Convention, with Alan Witham as the consultant. Darrell Dye made public his Profession of Faith decision during the Morning Worship Service at Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church on February 23, 2020. His wife, Amanda, also made the decision to move her membership to MHBC. Both were congratulated and welcomed by the congregation. He will be baptized at a later date. A church-wide "Shaped to Serve" retreat took place at Barren River State Park on February 21-22, 2020. The guest presenter for the Saturday morning sessions was Rick Howerton, the Kentucky Baptist Convention leader of Church revitalization Team. The event was a great time of fun, fellowship, and with a goal to improvie relationships to God and each other. There was a presentation on February 16, 2020 during the Evening Worship Service by Roger McCurry from Koinonia Travels as he took those present on a tour of Israel and the Holy Land. A trip is being planned for November 2020 for anyone interested. Brochures were made available for all interested. On February 16, 2020, the youth hosted their Annual Valentine’s Day Spaghetti Meal following the morning worship service. There was no charge for the meal but donations were accepted. The funds raised of $1,195 will help the youth attend Crossings Camp this summer. On Sunday, January 26, 2020, we had our birthday celebration lunch following the morning worship service. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Deborah Bloyd Colburn upon her death on January 18, 2020 at the age of 65. She was the sister-in-law of Evelyleen Taylor. Newcomer Funeral Home in Louisville in charge of arrangements. On Tuesday, December 24, 2019, we had our Christmas Eve Candlelight Service and observe the Lord’s Supper at 6 P.M. On Sunday, December 22, 2019 , we collected our White Christmas Offering during the morning worship service. A total of $17,002.63 ($12,765.63 to the regular fund and the rest of the money designated to special funds). On Wednesday, December 18, 2019, we went Christmas Caroling to the shut-ins in our community at 6 P.M. On Sunday, December 15, 2019, the Sanctuary Choir will presented their Christmas cantata, “Celebrate Christmas”, during the evening worship service at 6 P.M. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Robert Hoskins “R. H.” Weatherford upon his death on December 13, 2019 at the age of 91. He was Chris Morrison’s great uncle. The Golden Days Senior Adult Group met on Thursday, December 12th at 12 noon in the church fellowship hall for their regularly scheduled meeting. They began with a potluck meal and the meat was provided. After the meal they had their annual White Elephant Auction. Those who participated in the auction were asked to bring three (3) wrapped items per person to be auctioned. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Imogene Benningfield upon her death on December 3, 2019 at the age of 78. She was Ronnie Ray Benningfield’s mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Nancy Marilyn Smith upon her death on December 2, 2019 at the age of 89. She was Shea Poff’s Grammy. Our “Hanging of the Greens” Service was held on November 24, 2019 at 6 P.M. Many church members took part in the decorating of the sanctuary. Non-perishable food and misc. items were collected for the Brookhaven Mission during this service. Also, a Freewill Offering was collected for the Brookhaven Mission. We enjoyed our annual Thanksgiving Meal in the church fellowship hall on November 17, 2019 at 6 P.M. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Clarence Elbert Stapp upon his death on November 15, 2015 at the age of 91. He was the brother of Ray Stapp. Thank you to all our veterans. A special recognition was given to all the veterans present during the Morning Worship Service on November 10, 2019: Thomas Moore, Robert Farmer, Jim Sabo, Sr., Joe Brown, Jim Bob Moore, and Cameron Gaines. Also, the veterans who have passed away in the past year were recognized: William E. Benningfield, Lyle Thomas Farmer, William Howard Farris, Joseph Paul Helm, Everett “Les” Richerson, and Ernest Carol Taylor. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of William E. “Billy” Benningfield upon his death on November 4, 2019 at the age of 76. He was a Vietnam War Veteran . Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in charge of details. He was a member of Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Vic Moore upon his death on November 9, 2019 at the age of 76. He was a United States Army Veteran. Barlow Funeral Home in Bardstown in charge of details. He was the brother of Jim Bob Moore. On November 3, 2019, Debbie Farris was recognized during the Morning Worship Service for her 43 years as the Secretary/Treasurer of Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church. Click for more details. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Greg Moore upon his death on November 1, 2019 at the age of 47. Barlow Funeral Home in Bardstown in charge of details. He was the nephew of Jim Bob Moore. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Stanley M. Napier upon his death on October 30, 2019 at the age of 56. Hardy and Sons Funeral Home in charge of details. He was the nephew of Helen Newcome, Rita Wise, and Tommy Wilcher. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of William Robert “Billy” Reynolds upon his dealth on October 31, 2019 at the age pf 89. He was a United States Army Veteran. Bosley Funeral Home in charge of details. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Joseph Paul Helm upon his death on October 29, 2019 at the age of 87. He was a Korean War Veteran. Bosley Funeral Home in charge of details. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Mrs. William R. “Frances” Beard upon her death on October 27, 2019 at the age of 94. Lake Cumberland Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Her husband, W. R. Beard, served as pastor of Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church from 1950-1954. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Alvin "Al" L. Wittwer upon his death on October 26, 2019 at the age of 84. Hinton-Turner Funeral Home in charge of details. His wife is Evelyleen Taylor's cousin. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Thomas "Tom" Perkins upon his death on October 23, 2019 at the age of 73. Fairdale-McDaniel Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. He was a United States Army Veteran and the cousin of Thomas Poff. The annual Trunk ‘N Treat event was on Wednesday, October 23rd at 6:00 P.M. This event is always a good time to be had for ALL ages. The youth had a Chili Supper as a fundraiser for Winter Xtreme. Thank you to all the volunteers who furnished the amazing trunks and treats: those that helped with the refreshments; and those serving with the security to keep our church family, grounds, and visitors safe. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Kenneth Willard Graham upon his death on October 17, 2019 at the age of 78. Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in charge of details. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Charles Bosley Pope upon his death on October 14, 2019 at the age of 71. He was a United States Army Veteran. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Duane Wood upon his death on September 29, 2019. Congratulations to Dylan and Alexa Quinn upon the birth of a son, Anthony Cameron Quinn. He was born on Wednesday, September 25th 2019 and he weighed 7 lbs. 11oz. Proud grandparents are Steven and Shannon Lee. Betty Moore was recognized during the Morning Worship Service on September 15, 2019 for her 43 years of service as a Sunday School teacher. She retired this church year. Thank you, Betty! We extend our Christian love and sympathy for the family of Everett Leslie "Les" Richerson upon his death on September 15, 2019 at the age of 97. He was a United States Army Veteran. The Annual Men’s Skeet Shoot was held on September 14, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. Congratulations to Makayla Sabo and Caden Wheatley on their marriage on September 7, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. We extend our Christian love and sympathy to the family of Brian Mills upon his death on September 9, 2019 at the age of 58. We extend our Christian love and sympathy to the family of Darrell Wayne Morrison upon his death on September 3, 2019 at the age of 56. We extend our Christian love and sympathy to the family of Lincoln Mitchell Spalding upon his death on September 3, 2019 at the age of 16 months.