Church to host benefit for childcare center
First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) will host a benefit for Rainbow Child Care Center at 4 p.m. Sunday, April 21, in the Fellowship Hall.
For further information, call (386) 734-6078.
Food will be collected for the Neighborhood Center, Sunday, April 14.
First Christian Church is at 1401 W. New York Ave., DeLand.
For more information, call (386) 734-0877.
Daytona Beach black clergy elect new leader
The Rev. Dr. L. Ronald Durham, one of the nations most recognized pastors and authors, was elected president of the Daytona Beach Black Clergy Alliance.
The alliance is composed of pastors across denominational and cultural lines from the Daytona Beach area. Its purpose is to promote unity among the local clergy as well as support other civic, civil rights, religious organizations, and issues that will enhance the life of all the residents of the surrounding areas.
Dr. Durham is also the co-chairman of F.A.I.T.H., and senior pastor of Greater Friendship Baptist Church in Daytona Beach. He is the author of a book entitled "The Secret Power of Prayer," published by Townson Press.
Dr. Durham was voted unanimously as president, along with the Rev. John T. Long III as vice president.
Eating Disorders, Trauma Explored At Lifetree Café
How to cope with eating disorders and other problems rooted in trauma will be explored at Lifetree Café at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, April 14, at 142 Fairview Ave., Daytona Beach.
"Triumph Over Trauma: One Woman's Struggle with Anorexia" features an exclusive filmed interview with a victim of anorexia whose eating disorder threatened to end her life.
"This program will explore what to do when trauma prompts an eating disorder or other problem," said Lifetree representative Craig Cable.
Admission is free. Snacks and beverages are available.
Lifetree Café is a place where people gather for conversation about life and faith in a casual coffeehouse-type setting.
For more information, call (386) 451-5223, (970) 292-4697 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.