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ARMS WIDE OPEN

GOSPEL FEST

For the Lovers & Friends of Gospel Music

Saturday, October 19, 2024, 5pm
Ariel Bowen United Methodist Church
384 Authur St SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30310


FREE ADMISSION
with a request of a donation

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Rev. Hope, Pastor

ABOUT Ariel Bowen United Methodist Church
This Historical Black Church, that sits on the hill of Metro Atlanta, Georgia, in the Historical Black community of Pittsburgh.  This church is known for its devotion in spreading the gospel, pioneering education for blacks in the public school system and enhancing opportunities at Clark Atlanta University.  This institution has fed the hungry, supported families and assisted in upholding the Values of its community in multiple ways. In deptth of it’s history, starting in 1882, led by the Freedman’s Aid society, and Dr. Wilbur P. Thirkield, the president of Clark College.  In 1904, it was renamed after the College Music Professor, Mrs. Ariel Serena Hodge Bowen. This ministry truly has a place to reap what they have sowed. 

The Invite to Arms Wide Open Gospel Concert

This Gospel Fest serves as a Benefit Concert, powered by Nspired Images Inc., hosting to preserve this historical black church.  With a warmth of rich history in supporting our school systems, communities, and individual spiritual growth, we are hosting this event to lend a helping hand.  This is a FREE event that ask of a donation that is truly appreciative in helping us reach the goal of $30,000.00.  Therefore, we invite you to come join us, Lovers and Friends of Gospel Music to traditional Vibe of Gospel Concert that features local gifts of performers in categories of soloists, poetry, spoken word, praise dancing, and choirs. Come Arms Wide Open to be a part of this mighty move. 

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Ariel Serena Hodge Bowen Dedication
FEATURING PERFORMERS

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H.I.S. MUSIC

HEAVENLY INSPIRED SONGS

Autumn Leaves

Master of Ceremony

ANDRE GATES

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All donations made are donated to this historical black institutes directly.  In advance we thank you for your donation. 

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We invite all Traditional Gospel Choirs, Soloists, Praise Dancers, and others; to assist in the success of saving this institute. 

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