New HACA, Church initiative, Street Corner Ministries coming to Annapolis

| June 18, 2016 | 1 Comment
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street corner ministryA brand new organization, The Street Corner Ministry Coalition is coordinating STREET CORNER MINISTRIES “Bringing the Word Home to You” events and activities to all City of Annapolis Housing Authority communities and to all low-income subsidized communities in the City of Annapolis.

The inaugural “Street Corner Ministry” is set for Monday, June 20 th , 2016 at 7:00 P.M., in the Robinwood Community, at or near the David Harris Community Center, located at 1459 Tyler Avenue, Annapolis Maryland 21403.

The purpose of the “Street Corner Ministry” is to perpetuate a practical / grass-roots initiative that will bring spirituality and positive social interaction back to low and moderately income communities in Annapolis – communities that have been beset by violent crimes, murder, illegal drugs and poverty.

Outreach ministries will include Sermons, Gospel Concerts, Youth Ministries, 1 st Sunday Events, Healing Services, Prayer Vigils, Community Fun Days and other community outreach events and activities.

LIST OF ASSIGNED CHURCHES 

  • Annapolis Evangelical Presbyterian Church, Pastor Bruce O’Neil, and Community Outreach Coordinator Laurie Nelson – Woodside Gardens and Newtowne 20
  • First Baptist Church, Pastor Louis Boston – Timothy House and Timothy Gardens
  • Jesus Saves Family Ministries, Pastor Leroy Parker, Community TBA
  • John Wesley U.M. Church, Pastor Jerry Colbert – Robinwood and Bay Ridge Gardens
  • New Creations Deliverance Ministries, Pastor Charles Carroll – Obery Court, College Creek Terrace, and Morris H. Blum Senior Highrise
  • St. Philip's Episcopal Church, Father Randy Callender – Bloomsbury Square
  • Second Baptist Church, Pastor James Sherrod – Annapolis Gardens, Bowman Court, and Admiral Oaks
  • The Bridge Church, Pastor Bob Johnson – Bywater

Other Street Corner Ministry Coalition members:

  • Archie J. Trader III and Rhonda Pindell Charles

For additional information about the Street Corner Ministry initiative, please contact Street Corner Ministry Coalition member Melvin Colbert at 301.385.3198

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