Wednesday, December 3, 2008

Mayor’s Proclamation

Recognizing and Honoring
Pastors Leonard and Sheila Martin

WHEREAS, Pastors Leonard and Sheila Martin have been outstanding and respected residents of the City of Apalachicola, Florida, as loving parents , family advocates, spiritual leaders and friends; and

WHEREAS, Pastors Leonard and Sheila Martin have shown their personal and spiritual commitment to their Lord by virtue of their three years of spiritual leadership and guidance to their congregation and the community of Apalachicola and surrounding area as Co-Pastors of The Love & Worship Center Church; and

WHEREAS, the citizens of Apalachicola desire to recognize, honor and express their pride and appreciation to Pastors Leonard and Sheila Martin for their personal achievements, numerous community contributions and commitments to the City of Apalachicola as spiritual leaders and confidants, and most rewarding as activist in their service, dedication and commitment to our local youth and citizens.

NOW THEREFORE BE IT PROCLAIMED, on behalf of the City Commission and citizens of Apalachicola, I, Van W. Johnson, Sr., as Mayor, have the privilege to give special recognition and honor to Pastors Leonard and Shelia Martin, and hereby proclaim that Friday, December 19, 2008 is The Love & Worship Center Church “Pastor Appreciation Day” in the City of Apalachicola and encourage all its citizens to express their appreciation for the many contributions Pastors Leonard and Sheila Martin have bestowed upon our community.

Dated this 2nd day of December, 2008

Van W. Johnson, Sr., Mayor
City of Apalachicola