Saturday, December 12, 2020, 2 P.M.                              

P  R O G R A M


NOTE:  Here's the first part of our celebration.  Listen to the music by clicking the links (blue highlight) on the right.  Although the total program was on Zoom, only the Second Half was recorded.  You will enjoy listening

to the speakers as well as the music.  (mid page)  





Welcome & Instructions                                                             Mary Daniels, Director


Lunch Time (break to warm up food) & eat                                Mary Daniels

(mute yourself while chewing)


Chestnuts Roasting On …. Nate King Cole                     


For Unto Us A Child Is Born       Mormon Tabernacle       


Recitation by Raye Cooper  (Recorded by Curtis Graves at our 2017 Christmas Luncheon)                                                       

Zoom Recording of Second Half of Program - Click link below

(takes about a minute before Administrator appears)



NOTE:  If you wish to forgo the video, you may enjoy the second half (music only) by clicking the links to the right below.  


Remembering Dr. Verolga Nix                                                    Mary Daniels



The Lord's Prayer by Dr. Verolga Nix                               


Remarks and reflections re COVID-19                                      Rev. James Graves

and Prayer for Covid workers, patients, families


Go Tell It On The Mountain Angel City Chorale           


Acknowledgement of churches & Senate Team                     Mary Daniels

Caterer, Decorator, companies and Patrons


Hallelujah Chorus Mormon Tabernacle                        


Benediction                                                                                       Bishop Maureen Churn



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ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS:Thanks to our Team for their commitment: Rev. James and Carolyn Graves, Rev. David Greene, Dorothy Haynes, Nancy Winder, Iris Bush, Jennifer Lewis, Paulette Montan, Alvena Melton, Jocelyn Gibson, Karen Randolph, Monica Menten Patrons: Sandra Connelly, Geraldine Cornish, Camille Ciggs, Christine Frisby, Nanola Randolph, Romona Washington, Lillian Pierce, Donna Woodson, Debbie Brown, Rev. Ethel Harris, Regina Walker, Rev. Kenneth Walker, Sr., Harold Cost, Warren & Meridel Peterson, Scott & Gretchen Schwartzman, Ted & Cheryl Waring, Mother Evelyn Barlow, Jocelyn T. Gilliard, Rev. Ora Love, Mozell McCrea, Kenneth & Helen Harper, Ida Harper, Robin Hammond, Donald, Marilou Vance, Charlotte Burgess, Alice Ashley, Vivian Butler, James Green, Margaret Simms, Beverly Cardwell, Lloyd & June Higgins, Bishop Maureen Churn, Pastor Andrew Foster, III, Lucy Myers, Patricia Flippen. Special Thanks to: Just Born Candies (Peanut Chews) that keeps us sweet and ShopRite (Cheltenham) for their delicious pastries. Our friend, Pastor Ethelyn Taylor, the leaders and members of Oxford Presbyterian Church for their generous financial support as well as willingness to under gird us every step of the way. Thanks to Living Word Community and New Covenant Church of Philadelphia for their years of prayers and support. We also appreciate Jocelyn Gibson, decorator, who spent countless hours pouring her love and skills into beautifying the “meal” boxes.

Aaron, the Caterer, known for his delicious food that makes us “tap our feet” as we eat.  Last but not least, we “REALLY' appreciate the patience, knowledge and skill of Mrs. Laural Arthur, the young lady that coached me on the features of Zoom and volunteered to serve as the Administrator of this luncheon which has brought relief to my Team who watched me struggle to find how to unmute them, among other things. Thanks Laural.


ATTENDEES – Thanks so much for coming. God bless ALL of you for your support. Mary Daniels, Director