Pastor Jeffrey Lewis & First Lady Floetta
New Antioch's First Family - Third Appreciation Celebration
The New Antioch Church of God in Christ 7826 S. Vermont Ave., will celebrate its Pastor and First Lady, Elder Jeffrey M. Lewis & Mrs. Floetta Lewis at their Third Appreciation Service on Sunday September 13th at 3:30pm. "Godly Strategies Maximizing Ministries and Changing Lives" will be the theme for this occasion.Invited guests include Supt. Johnny Castleberry of Golden Gate Church of God in Christ in Fort Worth, Texas; Superintendent Charles Gibson of Breakthrough Church of God in Christ in Moreno Valley, Dr. William (Billy) Hundley of Bethel Miracle Church of God in Christ in Long Beach and Dr. Maurice Johnson of Kingdom Life Christian Life Fellowship in Los Angeles, CA who will serve as the keynote speaker. In addition to the guest soloist, First Lady Penny Johnson of Kingdom Life Church, the New Antioch Praise & Worship Team, Mass Choir, as well as the guest choirs will provide dynamic music for the service. Elder Bryan Doster will serve as the Master of Ceremonies.For many years, Elder Jeff served faithfully in ministry alongside his parents, Drs. James and Barbara Lewis, Founders of the New Antioch Church. In 1999, Elder Jeff was appointed to the office of Assistant Pastor and Assistant Church Administrator. In January 2001, he was elevated to Co-pastor. In January 2006, Elder Jeff was appointed Senior Pastor of the New Antioch Church upon the retirement of his father. Since his appointment, God has used him in a mighty way. Many lives have been changed, many souls have been saved and his ministry has tremendously blessed the church. Pastor Jeff counts it an honor to build upon the foundation laid by his father and mother in ministry and thanks God for the opportunity to lead His people towards their place of promise.Pastor Jeff has been married to Mrs. Floetta (Bryant) Lewis since 1988 and they have two beautiful children, Shannon Denise and Jeffrey, Jr. "A cordial invitation is extended to everyone as we honor and pay tribute to our first family for their outstanding service to our church," said a spokesperson. "Pastor Jeff and Lady Flo are truly effective and cutting edge leaders ordained for a unique ministry at this time and place" added the spokesperson. Honey Butler is the Anniversary Chairperson, (323) 778-7965.