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On Sunday, March 2, 2008, Richard Runion was installed as the pastor of the Torch Baptist Church, Marietta Association. He served as the co-interim for 18 months before being called as pastor. Pictured are Mr. Gary Frye, Marietta Association Moderator; Pastor Runion; Sandy Runion; and Rev. Dan Taylor, Minister of Congregational Development.
In a recent meeting the Rise Up & Build Leadership Team from the First Baptist Church of Marietta discusses their current readings and how they apply to their own lives and the life of their congregation.
On January 27, 2008, Sawmill Baptist Church celebrated an Ordination Service for Rev. Robert Joseph Parrott. Sawmill Baptist is in Powell (Columbus Baptist Association), Rev. David Nuhfer, Pastor.
Rev. Robert Joseph Parrot and wife Sherrin