compliment Band Jam planned July 15 in Geneseo
GENESEO – The Miracle Bluegrass Band is the featured act on the tenth annual praise Band Jam 3-eight p.m. July 15 in Geneseo metropolis Park.
Geneseo’s many church buildings of distinctive denominations and doctrines yearly come together for the compliment Band Jam. within the adventure of rain, this yr’s adventure can be at the First United Methodist Church, 302 N. State St.
Michelle Gamache and Glen Kluge of the church are chairing this 12 months’s free event. The church equipped the primary compliment Band Jam in July 2013 with 5 organizations. nine are expected to participate this year.
Geneseo area churches remove turns internet hosting the experience. the first few provided pie and ice cream desserts. That menu been elevated to an entire meal accepting free-will offerings for roast pork sandwiches and cole slaw four-7 p.m. A pie auction is deliberate at 6 p.m.
each and every 12 months the jam raises cash for distinctive charities. This 12 months, donations will advantage grow Ministries in Cambridge established with the aid of Janet Wolfe in 2004 to help women in disaster. She has accelerated that outreach to consist of:
— “Stronghold Discipleship” classes on dependancy at 6 p.m. Mondays in the organizations offices at one zero one N. East St., Cambridge.
— Weekly penal complexpenal complex ministry in Scott, Rock Island and Mercer county jails and for ladies in prison in Iowa and Illinois. grow is a part of the Federal Re-entry Initiative based mostly in Chicago. Wolfe also has a jail ministry in Cuenca, Ecuador.
— Biblical-primarily based domestic violence counseling in the Quad Cities via develop’s Cambridge office and electronically the usage of Skype.
apart from bands from Geneseo church buildings, the July 15 jam contains three companies from the Quad Cities. The experience will conclude with a collection of songs offered by means of,Rock thy Neighbor,” a gaggle inclusive of praise band members from the church buildings led by Dr. William Campbell, professor and chairman of the song department at St. Ambrose school in Davenport.
4da1a46ec20cf93ee5c846a51e04f0ed.”Rock thy Neighbor” also will perform an usual music, “Closet of a King,” written by using Shaun Easton, former director of song firstly United Methodist Church.
4da1a46ec20cf93ee5c846a51e04f0ed,The ‘Jam’ is an excellent time for all churches of Geneseo to return together and have a good time that we’re one within the body of Christ,” Easton noted. “it’s a means we are able to share the decent news of Christ with group via track, meals, fellowship.”