Bay Baptist church celebrates centenary

 SPECIAL SERVICE: The Rev Ernie and Jenny du Plooy hold a framed certificate to commemorate the centenary celebrations at Victoria Park Baptist Church in Walmer, Port Elizabeth. Picture: MIKE HOLMES
SPECIAL SERVICE: The Rev Ernie and Jenny du Plooy hold a framed certificate to commemorate the centenary celebrations at Victoria Park Baptist Church in Walmer, Port Elizabeth. Picture: MIKE HOLMES

ONE of Nelson Mandela Bay’s oldest churches, the Victoria Park Baptist Church, is 100 years old.

The church, built in 1914, is situated on the corner of Walmer Boulevard and First Avenue, Walmer.

To celebrate its centenary, the church hosted several events over the past eight days, including a banquet on Saturday. – Hendrick Mphande

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