WAKE FOREST — Olive Branch Baptist Church celebrated its 150th church anniversary Sunday, Oct. 18 with Reverend Anthony ‘Tony’ Harris as the guest preacher, accompanied by his church, Greater New Life.
Among the guests were Wake Forest Mayor Vivian Jones and Eugene Adams and his wife.
Adams is a member of Wake Forest Baptist Church, and he spoke about the beginning history of Olive Branch Baptist Church, resurrected from Wake Forest Baptist Church to its present site.
“We pray that we continue to move forward and remain a beacon of light in the Wake Forest community,” said Freda Hall.
Olive Branch Baptist Church is located at 326 E. Juniper Ave. in Wake Forest