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PraiseFest Ministries Inc
16763 Emerald Cove
"We are committed to obeying God, following where he leads us."
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Matthew Dunaway, President of PraiseFest Ministries, Inc.
President of Praise Fest ...
President of Praise Fest Ministries, Dr. Matthew Dunaway, said that the objective of the mission is to bring together people of different races, ethnicity, age and denomination to minister to people's needs of the Gospel.
"In order for that principle of unity to come to fruition, it's important that we realize that it's a partnership between us and Jamaica.
It's us coming to work with Jamaica, and that's what drives those results," he
"We believe that when children and people realize and begin a relationship with Jesus Christ, that gives them purpose, and we want your children here to understand that they are children of value, and that God has a plan for each and everyone of them, and to realize that they can make something of themselves" Dr. Dunaway
The Dothan Eagle | PraiseFest coming to Troy this fall
PraiseFest, which will be held in Troy on Oct. 6 at Troy University, brings together denominations for a common goal, said Matthew Dunaway, founder and president of Praise- Fest Ministries, Inc., in Tuscaloosa."What we do is work with any area churches who want to get involved by training them and getting them to provide volunteers to help run the event when it actually happens," said Dunaway, who is also high school youth minister at Lord of the Harvest Baptist Church in Tuscaloosa.
"It's really community-oriented.It's great just seeing churches come together for a common cause to reach people."
Sharing the Gospel is first and foremost, said Dunaway
.That's achieved through guest speakers and popular musicians.
If negotiations are favorable, Dunaway
said the group Big Daddy Weave could also appear in concert.
"It's an opportunity for Christians to bring friends to the concert who they couldn't get to go to church," said Dunaway
."We want to share the Gospel message, but we don't believe in forcing it.This is an opportunity to share the Gospel and have people respond."
PraiseFest, which Dunaway
has coordinated the past two years, said local businesses benefit as well.
"If you will go to the Web site, you will see that we offer local businesses great advertising opportunities through what we do," said Dunaway
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If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also" (Matthew 5:39).
In the Garden of Gethsemane, he refused to call twelve legions of angels to his defense (Matt. 26:53) and told Peter to "put your sword back in its place" (v. 52).
On the other hand, he drove moneychangers from the temple (Matt 21:12-16) and denounced the sinful religious authorities of his day (Matt. 23).
Dr. Matthew Dunaway, president and founder of PraiseFest, maintains most Caribbean countries depend on tourism as a major source of revenue.
Nassau Bahamas Vacation » Royal Caribbean Charter Carries Christian Crusade to the Bahamas
"Because this is a chartered cruise designed specifically for a Christian audience, there will be no onboard gambling and no alcoholic beverages served," said PraiseFest Ministries President, Matthew Dunaway.
"When the ship reaches Grand Bahama Island, PraiseFest
will host a stadium crusade called Bahama Fest 2006 featuring top Christian musicians and speakers.Bahama Fest 2006 has been sanctioned by the Bahamian Ministry of Tourism and is expected to be the largest event the island has even seen.We will be able to hold organized assemblies in all 33 schools on the island sharing the Gospel with over 14,000 students," adds Dunaway