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Pastor Avery retiring

Open House planned Saturday afternoon

Published: Friday, April 26, 2013 11:32 a.m. CDT

Pastor of First Baptist Church in Coal City, Dr. Avery Wilson is retiring after 29 years of devoted service to the church. He and his wife, Venita, have been doing God's work for 54 years.

All are welcome to join church members in honoring them Saturday, April 27, during an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Coal City, 4470 E. Illinois 113.

There will also be guest speakers and special music from 3 to 5 p.m. at the church

For more information, phone (815) 634-2654.

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