Front row, left to right: San Marcos Mayor Susan Narvaiz, Christian Benn, Pastor Derrick Benn. Back row, left to right: City Councilmembers Pam Couch, Gaylord Bose, Kim Porterfield and Fred Terry. Photo by Don Anders.
San Marcos Mayor Susan Narvaiz recently proclaimed Nov. 8, as “Greater Bethel Baptist Church Day,” recognizing the 126 years of spiritual leadership of the church. Greater Bethel Baptist Church, 726 Centre Street, was founded in 1883.
Christian Benn and Pastor Derrick Benn accepted the proclamation from the mayor.