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Turner Memorial AME Church will host a Centennial Gospel Concert, featuring Keith Pringle on Sept. 11. (Courtesy Photo)

Turner Memorial AME Church, 7201 16th Place, will celebrate 100 Years of WASHINGTON AREA COMMUNITY CONNECTION Ministry, Sep. 11-13. The historic congregation distinctly serves the D.C. metropolitan area through spiritual formation and edifying love within the community. Open to the public, the celebration will begin on Sept. 11 at 7 p.m., with a Centennial Gospel Concert,featuring Keith Pringle with special guest, ‘The Voice’ Season 8 Contestant, Rob Taylor. On Sept. 12 at 11:30 a.m., Barbara Arnwine, noted civil rights activist will be the Centennial Brunch speaker, during which founding families will be honored. The brunch will be held at the College Park Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, 3501 University Blvd East. On Sept. 13, the celebration continues as two prominent pastors are scheduled to deliver inspiring messages for the Centennial Celebration. Rev. Darryl Walker, pastor of New Philadelphia AME Church in Long Beach, California will be the guest preacher for the 10 a.m. worship. Rev. Mark Tyler, pastor of Mother Bethel AME Church in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania will be the guest preacher for the 4 p.m. worship experience. Special recognition will be given to former pastors: Rev(s). Goodwin Douglas, Darryl Walker, William Lamar IV and Henry White. For more information or to purchase publications or passes for the event, visit turner-ame. securegive.com to purchase publications and event passes.