147th Annual Session of the Alabama State Missionary Convention
Selma University took part in the Annual Session Thurs. Nov. 13th in Bessemer, Alabama. During the Thursday morning Session, Selma U. was asked to join in the services. In attendance was the esteemed school President, Dr. Alvin Cleveland, Sr. As well as several of the schools' board members, Alumni and fellow faculty and staff. The Selma U. choir was also at the convention and provided the music for the event.
The theme for that program was "Forward, Onward and Upward In Christ Jesus Through Witness," taken from Luke 24:28; John 15:26; Acts 1:8; I Corinthians 15:3-8. The speaker for this event was the Rev. John Payne, Pastor of Friendship Baptist Church, in Mobile. He served up a dynamic message that stirred the crowd and rocked the spirit of all those in attendance. The Selma University Administration would like to Thank all of those who came and participated in this wonderful celebration.