Lakewood congregants are so wonderful to work for because they joyfully allow me to incorporate secular music in worship. 18th Century Moravians and English Methodists were known for their use of popular tunes in church music so it’s an honorable tradition.
Lucille Ruga, Patti Cooksey, and Barbara Donahue
Jeff Wells, Earl Waters, and Ron Spivak
Breaking Bread Together with Compassion and Love
On May 29, 2019, Mayor Rick Kriseman and Muslim leaders from throughout Tampa Bay will host St. Petersburg’s 3rd Annual Iftar Dinner welcoming residents of all faiths to celebrate the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. Iftar is the evening meal when Muslims end their daily Ramadan fast at sunset. The event will be held at St. Petersburg’s historic Coliseum, located at 535 Fourth Avenue North.
Mayor Kriseman said “Now more than ever, we must be expressive in our love and respect for people of all faiths. For our third year, I am excited to bring the community together to honor our Muslim brothers and sisters.”
RSVP Deadline: May 15, 2019
go to http://www.stpete.org/mayor_s_office/iftar_dinner.php to make reservation!