During the Jersey Island Games in June last year, Cathy Sara organised a twelve-hour Spoken Word Marathon in her Church Café.
Throughout the day, hundreds of people including, Centre users, Café users and supporters came to listen, some for 5 minutes, others for 5 hours or more! Everyone enjoyed coffee and cakes whilst Cathy read the New Testament for 12 hours and one listener shared their thoughts:
‘As I listened to her read… I felt as if I was hearing it for the first time, as if the letters had been written for me to unfold… I felt inspired and moved and convicted and excited’.
Talitha’s promotional film was shown every half hour to remind those listening why we were gathered – transforming lives through the creative arts!
If you have been inspired by Cathy’s event or are bursting with fundraising ideas of your own, please get in touch, email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.