The event was successful with over 40 in attendance from the surrounding neighborhoods and ended with a community dinner, fellowship and prayer for the community. Campus tours were given with a summary of the vision for the new Jubilee World leadership and how individuals can get involved to glorify God bettering the community.
Jubilee World and the local community development initiatives have collaborated providing after school activities and tutoring every week for the community. Jubilee plans to make an open house every month to network with the city and develop with community members. Pray for the ongoing strength and that the Lord will continue to open the doors for Jubilee HQ, new leadership and the St. Louis community.
Plans on the docket include mentorship programs, youth programs, music lessons, food pantry for the community, services and outreach.
New Executive Director Aaron Reppert explained, "The opportunities for the Walnut Park community with unity and this facility makes it possible to bring outreach and needed community services back to the hands of the residence. The benefits far outweigh the obstacles and challenging we may face with such a huge collaborative effort. After building outreach and music programs individually for youth centers in the San Francisco region over 16 years, I found it a duty to serve and organize this unified needed effort in St. Louis when asked and offered the job in September. It's the passion, love and integrity that pushes all of us each day." In only a 5 month period since taking the position, leaps and bounds have been made in a positive direction with the unity and help of St. Louis leaders", Aaron added.
By the grace of God on September 17th, Jubilee World Ukraine representative Sergiy Cherevatenko took part in a concert, which was held as a part of a program of Nick Vujicic's lecture on the open space. Sergiy is very happy, as he met many musicians, who are believers.
Jubilee Mongolia plans to hold revival worship uniting all members in October. It includes a worship team which used to serve in the beginning of Jubilee Mongolia, youth worship team, teen worship team and dance team.
Fellowship department director said, "Jubilee World encourages to its musicians and members to compose original songs. I wish graceful and powerful jubilee songs confirm and precious products made by Jubilee members."
Jubilee ministry in Chennai along with Faith Community Church are very thankful to Christian musicians who yet again volunteered for the joint event that was held over the weekend successfully.
"Music is the art of the prophets and the gift of God." Martin Luther said.
On July 27, Jubilee World in St. Louis marked the completion of summer programs and campus development. Over 100 volunteers came to help with cleanup and development for the campus during the summer. Volunteers came from YouthWorks, Mentors in Motion, Jubilee Latin America, all parts of the nation and the local St. Louis community to support the vision of community development.