Pastor Jeffrey and First Lady Floetta Lewis
The New Antioch Church of God in Christ (COGIC) will celebrate the fifth anniversary of Pastor Jeffrey M. Lewis and First Lady Floetta Lewis on Sunday, September 11, at 3:30 p.m. Setting the tone for the event is the theme, ‘Leaders Tried, Trusted and Approved by God,' using I Thessalonians 2:4-8 as the scripture reference.
The keynote speaker will be Pastor Xavier Thompson of Southern Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles. Other guests include Dr. William Hundley of Bethel Miracle Temple COGIC and Dr. Maurice Johnson of Kingdom Life Fellowship COGIC.
Tributes to Pastor and Lady Lewis will be presented during the Anniversary Service along with performances by the liturgical dance and flag teams. The New Antioch Mass Choir will provide the music.
Elder Jeffrey M. Lewis was appointed senior pastor of New Antioch in January 2006 by COGIC Presiding Bishop Charles E. Blake, following the retirement of his father, Dr. James A. Lewis, Sr. Pastor Lewis provides live expository teaching on Sundays at 11 a.m. and on Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. at www.faithvideondemand.com.
"Join the New Antioch Church Family as we say thank you to Pastor and First Lady Lewis for five years of victorious kingdom expansion. Pastor Lewis is an extraordinary leader and since his appointment, the church has experienced tremendous growth," said Mrs. Karen Freeman, coordinator of the Anniversary Committee.
New Antioch is located at 7826 South Vermont Avenue in Los Angeles. For information, call (323) 778-7965 or visit www.newantiochcogic.org.