A Bellwood Gospel Fest Takes a Contemplative Turn

Friday, August 25, 2017 || By Shanel Romain || @maywoodnews 

On Aug. 19, dozens of community members gathered on the grounds of Christian Unity Church, 2140 Washington Blvd. in Bellwood, for the resurgence of the church’s annual Gospel fest after a two-year hiatus.

The event — formally called the Worship on Washington Back to School Youth Explosion/Unity in the Community Day — featured vendors selling handmade jewelry, food, school supplies, a bounce house, live Gospel music and a panel discussion.

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