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File #: 0339X-2017    Version: 1
Type: Ceremonial Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 12/6/2017 In control: Hardin
On agenda: 1/8/2018 Final action: 1/11/2018
Title: To Honor the 40th Pastoral Anniversary of Reverend Dr. Charles E. Booth
Sponsors: Shannon G. Hardin, Elizabeth Brown, Mitchell Brown, Jaiza Page, Michael Stinziano, Priscilla Tyson

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To Honor the 40th Pastoral Anniversary of Reverend Dr. Charles E. Booth

 

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WHEREAS, Rev. Dr. Charles Edward Booth is a graduate of Howard University, has received a Master of Divination from the Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary and a Doctor of Divinity from the United Theological Seminary; and

 

WHEREAS, Dr. Booth has overseen immense growth at Mt. Olivet Baptist Church, and founded the Mt. Olivet Christian Academy, which is fully accredited by the Ohio Department of Education; and

 

WHEREAS, Dr. Booth has been recognized in a number of works and has also published his own work predicated upon African-American preachers; and

 

WHEREAS, through great fundraising and development efforts, Dr. Booth was able to expand Mt. Olivet by building a 100-seat chapel, administrative wing, and several classrooms; and

 

WHEREAS, Dr. Booth is an accomplished pastor who leads his congregation by focusing on providing spiritual nurturing and information

 

WHEREAS, upon this Anniversary, the City of Columbus commends Rev. Dr. Charles E. Booth on his forty years of crucial community service and drive for improvement through his pastoral work; now, therefore

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBUS:

 

That this Council does hereby recognize and celebrate the 40th Pastoral Anniversary of Reverend Dr. Charles E. Booth.