Mt Tabor AME Church Homecoming Celebration

Church Homecoming Service

29 July 2017 @ 11:00 AM

The Worship Leader; Sonya Williams, began service with “Praise God From Whom All Blessings Flow” followed by Evangelist Wanda Clark’s Call To Worship “Every Step Of The Way” sung by New Hope Baptist Church Male Choir.

The Choir & Congregation chanted a spiritual filling song simultaneously with the Sister Yolanda Brewton’s Prayer. This was followed by Sister Alice Brown singing “Amazing Grace”; Sister Martha McCormick-Watson’s scripture reading from St. Luke 15:11-32 and the Choir & Congregation Introit. Sister Anita Tombs gave the Summary of Decalogue before the Benevolent Offering was collected simultaneously with the singing of “My Mind Stayed On Jesus” by New Hope Baptist Choir.

After Sister Myesha Williams-Battey gave the Welcome & Occasion. The Soul Harvest Praise Team performed by the music from “I Love To Praise Him”. Next, Sister Hairetta Finley-White gave the History of the Church and the school before Evangelist Quinta Womack introduced Pastor Regina Womack of Mt. Olive AME Church of Anthony as the speaker.

After the introduction and before the speaker spoke, Soul Harvest Praise Team performed, “How Great Is Our God”. The speaker spoke from St. Luke 15:11-24 on the subject “There Is No Place Like Home” before Pastor Nelson gave the Invitation to Discipleship simultaneously with the singing of Pass Me Not O’ Thy Gentle Saviour” and  Sisters Peggy Jackson, Erin James, and Tracie Harvey, and Brother Seborn Bynes conducted the offering.

With a little humor injected into the program as a Dedication to Mt. Tabor Students, Candace Finley dramatized a praise dance to the tune of “What You Going To Do When Your Back Is Against The Wall”. Next Sister Michele James gave Presentations and Recognitions of Mt. Tabor School Students and Descendants, and Recognition of Visitors before closing the service with Remarks and the Benediction from Pastor Nelson.