GODFREY — Unity Fellowship Church, 1301 W. Delmar, will celebrate its 20th anniversary with a banquet on Saturday, Nov. 8, at the Alton Holiday Inn, located on Homer Adams Parkway.
Bishop Geoffrey V. Dudley Sr., founding pastor of one of the fastest-growing churches in the Metro East (O’Fallon, Ill.), will be guest speaker at the event beginning at 5:30 p.m.
The Rev. Charles K. Burton Jr., pastor of Unity Fellowship Church, and members invite community residents to join in the church’s celebration featuring music and entertainment by Jeremiah Allen and Anita Jackson.
Bishop Dudley of Goldsboro, N.C., is the author of Prayer Answers Guaranteed (Outskirts Press Publishing) and is the founder and CEO of New Life Enterprises. He is a member of the O’Fallon/Metro-East Branch of the NAACP and chairman of the St. Louis Metro-East CARES Mentoring Circle.
His church, Life Changes, as they call themselves, is committed to changing lives. He and his church have adopted the Class of 2015 for East St. Louis Senior High School by changing lives through mentoring.
Tickets for the anniversary celebration are $35 for adults and $15 for children age 10 and younger and are available from members, chairperson Bonnie Fox at (618) 433-1902, ticket chairperson Pat Jordan at (618) 465-4026, co-chairperson Carolyn Scott at (618) 466-7686 or the church at (618) 466-8843.