EAST ORANGE, NJ - Monday, August 19th Messiah Baptist Church will host a Community-Wide worship service remembering the first African slaves arrival to this country.
The 400 Years Commemorative Service will celebrate the strength of the African American as a people, with praise to God for being our Guide.
The service will feature:
-A Presentation on the Statue of Liberty
-An Inspiring Message
-An Ancestral Community Litany
This service is open to the public and will start promptly at 7 pm.
Rev. Dana P. Owens, pastor of Messiah writes, “This is not about Messiah Baptist Church…this is about remembering and celebrating our people.”