Source: The Belle Report / Sheilah Belle at Va State Baptist Convention 2018
Sheilah Belle “The Belle” (center) in pink poses for the camera with the luncheon committee for the 151st Annual Session of the Virginia Baptist State Convention
Richmond, VA – The Virginia Baptist State Convention, Inc., kicked off its 151st Annual Session on Monday, May 14, 2018 at the Doubletree by Hilton in Richmond, VA. This year the Women’s Missionary and Educational Auxiliary hosted the kick off event for the convention, which also marked their 119th Annual Session. Tapped as this year’s keynote speaker for the luncheon was Sheilah Belle “The Belle”. She talked about the importance of the unification of the church, community and the convention.
Presiding over the noon luncheon was Sister Linda P. Goode, 1st Vice President and Sis Yvette Robinson, 2nd Vice President. Minister Jessica Freeman opened with Praise and Worship and offering up two special musical selections was Sis Ann Cunningham.