- Written by Tri-State Defender Newsroom
St. Andrew AME Church, 867 S. Parkway, will host its' 6th Annual Male Chorus Workshop from Wed., July 18 to Sat., July 21, with a Mass Male Chorus Concert scheduled for 4 p.m. on Sun., July 22.
John Sherow-Tatum is the anointed clinician for the event. For the past 20 years, Sherow-Tatum has served as the Minister of Music for First Baptist Church of Hamilton Park in Dallas, where he oversees all of the church's choral and instrumental ministries.
The goal of the workshop is to support and rejuvenate Male Chorus ministry in the Memphis area. This will be the fourth time that Sherow-Tatum has conducted the workshop.
The Mass Male Chorus will perform several musical numbers taught by Sherow-Tatum during the workshop. Last year over 50 men from several different denominations participated in the workshop.
Also, performing during the concert that afternoon will be Men In Motion, St. Andrew's Men's Liturgical Dance Group. Dr. Kenneth S. Robinson, MD. is the host pastor.
'Living the Life We Love' cornerstones at Lucy Shaw seminar
TSD columnist Lucy Shaw is conducting a weekend seminar "Cornerstones for Living the Life We Love" at First Unity Church, 9228 Walnut Grove Rd. in Cordova, on July 21-23.
She will talk on "The Master Key to Prosperity" from 7 p.m. to 9 pm on Friday, July 2, and conduct a seminar on her book, "Be Not Anxious," on July 22 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
On Sunday morning, July 23, at 10 a.m., Shaw will deliver the sermon on "The Power of the Will in Healing."
BRIEFLY: The month of July marks 30 years of ministry for The Breath of Life Christian Center (BOLCC), 3795 Frayser-Raleigh Rd. The church is lead by Dr. Sammie Holloway and First Lady Addie Holloway. The 30th anniversary observation, which began Monday (July 9) evening with a free performance from Grammy Award winning gospel artist CeCe Winans, runs through July 13. Visit www.BOLCC.org for event details. For more information, call 901-373-7219.
BRIEFLY: The HYPE (Helping Young People Excel) ministry at New Macedonia Baptist Church will host the HYPE Conference 2012 for youth on July 13-15 at the church at 1645 Carpenter St. The theme is "I'm Chozn and Anointed"! The host pastor is Bishop K.D. Johnson Sr. For more information, call 901-229-9035.
BRIEFLY: "Rock for Love 6," the sixth-annual Church Health Center benefit concert, is set for Sept. 6-9 at the Hi-Tone, Overton Square and the Levitt Shell. Bands set to perform include Booker T. Jones, Larry Raspberry and the High Steppers, with members of the original Gentry's, Star & Micey and more. For more information, visit ChurchHealth Center.org/RockforLove.