Church News

The President’s Volunteer Service AWARD Luncheon – held November 12, 2022, at Historic Elizabeth Missionary Baptist Church
Honoring Bishop Osco E. Gardin, Jr., in the Rosa Bell Event Center… The Program included Marion Holloway, Mayor City of Monroe, then-Union County Commissioners Chairman, Dennis Rape, Union County Sheriff Eddie Cathey, and Mr. Frank Casstevens, Union Baptist Association, all with Greetings! 
Welcome was by Elder Dr. Edwin Elam, Pastor Jeff Massey, Scripture, Chaplain James Parker, gave Grace, Lady J. Latricia Gardin read the Honoree’s Bio, Minister Leona Tucker, Introduced the Presenter, Dr. Kenneth Curry, Ph.D., Certifying Agent… The EMBC Ensemble provided Musical Selections and Pastor J. N. Coble, President, UCBMF, Benediction. Finally, let me say that the HEMBC Culinary Arts Department did not disappoint!


HEMBC Young Adult Missionary

Ms. Katrina Williams is Leader of this Ministry  and others pictured are: Folake Atherly, Beyonce’ Atherly, and Rometta White.


HEMBC is about Service to all

 Preparing to feed persons that come to the Union County Shelter in the City of Monroe, for dinner.


HEMBC fellowships with citizens..

They came, they ate great food and chatted with the people … UC Shelter, In City of Monroe!

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Bishop Osco E. Gardin, Jr., ...

Invokes The Holy Spirit at the City of Monroe’s Town Council Meeting 3/14/2023
Mark Watson, is sworn in as New City Manager

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Bishop Osco E. Garding, Jr.,

Celebrates with City of Monroe Council Members, Thompson, Kerr, and Keziah, Wife Jewel in Red, and Mark Watson, New City Manager of Monroe

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Mark Watson, New Monroe City Manger 3/14/2023

Wife Jewell Watson holds the KJV Bible as her husband Mark Watson is sworn in as City Manager


Hat-titude at HEMBC

Always stylish and this time the kid gets in on the photo shoot… Hat-tastic!  Sis. Chris Tillman and grandson.


Sis. Janie Frazier in Dance

This was an awesome display of talent and art… Energy, Presence, Form, and Art!  Amazing Skills!


HEMBC Sent 500+ Bibles...

Bishop Osco E. Gardin, Jr., & HEMBC raised $$$$ to Send 500+ Bibles to African Missions under his auspices!