New Covenant United Church Of Christ Celebrates Women’s Day
New Covenant United Church of Christ located at 459 Clinton Street will celebrate Women’s Day Sunday, August 20. Sunday School begins at 9:30a.m. and Worship Service at 10:45 a.m. The theme for the celebration is adapted from 2 Corinthians 9:7 NIV “Time, Talent and Treasure: Not because you have to but because you want to.”
The guest Sunday School Teacher is Sis. Karen Fleming from First Shiloh Baptist where the Rev. Jonathan Staples, M. Div. is Sr. Pastor. The guest preacher is the Reverend Betty Pierce-Williams. Rev. Pierce-Williams holds the distinction of being the first woman to be ordained by Buffalo’s historic Calvary Baptist Church on January 11, 1998. She currently serves the Elim Christian Fellowship under the leadership of the Rt. Rev. Dr. T. Anthony Bronner; as the Assistant Pastor, and Director of Pastoral Care. She is the Dean of The Sound of the Genuine Biblical Institute (SGBI) which represents the first church-seminary partnership between Elim Christian Fellowship and Northeastern Seminary in Rochester, New York.