Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Schedule Announced for Labor Day Gospel Festival

Photo Credit: Kelli-Jo Devereux
 "I personally believe that the raping of our West Virginia mountains is unjust, immoral, a health hazard to the people who inhabit the valleys of West Virginia where the rape of our mountains is taking place and, most of all, a sin against the God of all creation. "   - Father Dan Pisano
On Labor Day Weekend, Come Celebrate God's Mountains at the Gospel Music Weekend with Larry Gibson and his family at their Stanley Heirs Park on Kayford Mountain.

Father Dan Pisano , former WVU football team's traveling chaplain will not be there himself, but his statement will be read during our main service on Sunday at 3:30pm! Music, speakers, food, children's games and fun Saturday, September 3rd from 1-6 PM and Sunday, September 4th 12-4

Saturday Schedule:

1:00 - 3:00 Jean Davis and Stanbumgarner playing bluegrass / old time music with a Gospel theme

3:00 - 4:00 Sun Darling playing indie folk music with a Gospel theme

4:00 - 6:00 Geoge Daugherty is trying to come to play the saw and other music with a Gospel theme

Sunday Schedule

12:00 to 12:30 Matt Parsons' Music

12:30 to 12:45 Robin Blakeman discussing recent health studies of Southern WV Counties

12:45 to 1:00 Allen Johnson of Christians for the Mountains

1:00 to 1:30 Music

1:30 to 1:45 Laura Dagley of Christians for the Mountains

1:45 to 2:00 Local Preachers / Singers (Open)

2:00 to 2:30 Megan Gregory' Music

2:30 to 3:00 Local Preachers / Singers (Open)

3:00 to 3:30 Matt Parsons & Megan Gregory' Music

3:30 to 4:00 Primary Service (Robin Blakeman leading) & Father Dan Pisano's Statement Read (Debbie Graff) & Gospel Sing (Matt Parsons)
Please bring a dish for the potluck, and a tent if you plan to stay Saturday night. If your church is interested in having a table or promotional materials there or having time on stage for your band and/or preacher/speaker - please contact us ASAP.

This is a FREE Festival & we hope everyone can come. We do have costs though, so if you can make a suggested $10 - $50 donation to help us, we'll put your generosity to good use:
Contact Us at and/or (304)205-0920