Jon Stemkoski’s Celebrant Singers, a Visalia-based internationally-known Christian music ministry, will current a community-wide live performance, “An Afternoon of Musical Reward,” at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 14 on the First Congregational Church, 165 Mill Avenue in Porterville. The live performance is freed from cost and a free-will providing shall be obtained.
Group founder, Stemkoski mentioned, “Some individuals from the First Congregational Church in Porterville known as us and requested, ‘Would you people be capable of come and current a reward and worship live performance for our metropolis? We’d like an uplift!’ With the whole lot we’ve all been by way of during the last 18 months with COVID-19 and varied different struggles, it appeared like a wonderful concept so we mentioned, sure!”
Since 1977, Celebrant Singers have ministered in all 50 states, all Canadian provinces and greater than 100 further nations. They offered music for Mom Teresa’s Nobel Peace Prize reception, had been obtained a number of occasions on the Vatican, appeared at a number of “World Youth Days” and have sung to greater than 8 million individuals in reside concert events and numerous others by way of tv, radio and different broadcast media.
They had been the primary exterior group in many years to carry public non secular conferences within the Communist nations of Albania, Bulgaria and Cuba.
In 1984, the group ministered in St. Peter’s Sq. earlier than an Easter-week crowd of over 500,000.
Throughout a particular personal viewers, Pope John Paul II mentioned to Stemkoski, “You could preserve doing what you might be doing…our world wants your message now greater than ever.”
Stemkoski mentioned, “Whereas we’ve been energetic internationally through the pandemic, the Porterville live performance is our first in america in 18 months. We’re very excited to have this chance so near residence and look ahead tremendously to an amazing afternoon collectively.”
All are inspired to attend this uplifting live performance with one among America’s premiere music ministries. Auditions for future Celebrant groups shall be held instantly following the live performance.