DSU to Hold Annual President's Prayer Breakfast Sept. 21


               Rev. Rita Paige

Delaware State University President Harry L. Williams will host the second annual President’s Prayer Breakfast under the theme of “Family, Friends, Faith: Bridging Our Communities,” at 7 a.m. Friday Sept. 21 in the second floor parlors of the Martin Luther King Jr. Student Center on the DSU campus. Doors will open at 6:45 a.m.
 
The guest speaker will be Rev. Rita Paige, the pastor of the historic Star Hill AME Church near Camden, Del. She is also the daughter of Dr. Luna I. Mishoe, who served as the president of then-Delaware State College for 27 years from 1960-1987.

                Tammy Trout

 
The Prayer Breakfast will feature music from nationally known contemporary Christian and gospel recording artist Tammy Trout, who is also the music director at The Pentecostals of Dover Church in Dover. Music will also be provided by DSU Prayer Breakfast Choir, a group of faculty, staff and students formed especially for this event.
 
Several other clergy members from throughout Delaware will also participate in the Prayer Breakfast program.
 
Tickets to the Prayer Breakfast are $20 and can be purchased by visiting http://www.desu.edu/administration/save-dates  or by calling (302) 857-6057.