‘Praise and Grace’ gospel brunch Sunday at the YWCA

-- Janice Kiaski

The YWCA of Steubenville at 320 N. Fourth St. will host a “Praise and Grace” gospel brunch open to the public from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. A Southern-style buffet will be served featuring Southern fried chicken, collard greens, black eyed peas, sweet potato casserole, sliced ham, salmon patties, mashed potatoes, breakfast foods, garden salad, assorted desserts and beverages. While patrons dine, there will be ongoing entertainment provided by area gospel artists, including Elijah Fletcher, Elyse Rainbow, Savannah Grant, Cornerstone Christian Center Praise Team and the Calvary Community Missionary Baptist Church Praise Dancers. Cost for the buffet is $15. To RSVP, call the YWCA at (740) 282-1261 or e-mail Steubenvilleywca@comcast.net. Involved in planning the event are, from left, Sheryl Eckroth, intern; Lisa Williams, food service coordinator; Sophie Spencer, YWCA executive director; and Gertrude DeHart, intake coordinator of the Women’s Resource Center and resident manager of the YWCA’s women’s residence.