Denomination’s vice moderator will lead training session for church board members, speak at Sunday service
The Metropolitan Community Church of Greater Dallas marks 36 years of Metropolitan Community Churches in Dallas on Sunday with its Homecoming Celebration, featuring the Rev. Elder Don Eastman, former pastor of Metropolitan Community Church of Dallas. Services begin at 10 a.m. Sunday at the church, Two Metro Square Building C, 2735 Villa Creek Dr, Ste 290.
The weekend-long celebration gets underway Friday with a reception for Eastman at 6:30 p.m. at the church.
Eastman will also lead a development training session for the church’s board members and potential board members, beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday.
Members of Agape Metropolitan Community Church in Fort Worth, Harvest Metropolitan Community Church in Denton, Promise Metropolitan Community Church in Oak Cliff and Wichita Falls Metropolitan Community Church are also participating.
Sunday’s worship services will also include the Rev. Colleen Darraugh, senior pastor of Metropolitan Community Church of Greater Dallas; the Rev. Steven Pace, executive director of AIDS Interfaith Network and another former pastor of Metropolitan Community Church of Dallas; the Rev. Kaye Lee; and the church’s music director, Steven Couch.
A luncheon in honor of Eastman will follow the worship service.
This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition, September 22, 2006.