By Lee Hubbard
Pastor Dr. Joseph Bryant and First Lady Kelly Bryant
Pastor Dr. Joseph Bryant and First Lady Kelly Bryant of Calvary Hill Community Baptist Church will celebrate 16 years of service Sunday, March 25.
The church is located on 141 ‘sIndustrial Road in the San Francisco Bay View.
“The 16th ‘Labor of Love’ Appreciation Anniversary for Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Bryant Jr. gives us an opportunity to pause and give thanks for our leadership,” said Rev. Timothy Dupre, an assistant pastor at Calvary Hill Community Church.
The church, one of the fastest growing Black churches in San Francisco with over 1,500 members, has three Sunday services and has built a fitness center and an afterschool “Vision Academy” program for youth.
On Saturday, March 24, the church begins new hours for its Calvary Gifts and Book store, which will be open to the public from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The launching of the store will include local authors.
The 8 a.m. Sunday service will be led by Pastor Martin Peters of Victory Baptist Church in Oakland. The 10 a.m. service will be led by Bishop Charles Dickerson. Pastor Chris Williams of Harvest Fellowship in Oakland will preach the noon service.