Church in the Park - 2010
Thirteen (13) Greater Taunton area churches came together on Saturday August 21st, at Memorial Park to celebrate the Taunton community in an Event named "Church in the Park". 2010 was the fourth annual event for the city of Taunton. The event, organized by Pastor Jack DaGraca (Fatherís House Family Church), and in cooperation with Twelve (12) other area Churches, is a free community outreach program for Taunton area residents. The Event featured entertainment by local parishioners, free hot dogs, hamburgers, Pop Corn, soft drinks, non-perishable foods, clothing, school supplies, as well as crafts and face painting for the kids. For the first time, there were two giveaways for $250 grocery gift cards. There was also an hour dedicated to teens from 3 to 4 p.m. with local hip-hop artists and DJs with teen singing and dancing groupsThe participating Greater Taunton area churches and organizations include: Baptist Church of All Nations, Casa de Adoracion, Inc., Christ Community Church, Episcopal Church of St. Thomas, Family Worship Center, Liberty Christian Center, Memorial United Methodist Church, New Life Taunton Loving Church, Pilgrim Congregational Church, Reformed Catholic Church International New England, The Church of Restoration, The Refuge and Winthrop Street Baptist Church.


Welcome to Church in the Park (08/21/10)

Setting up the RCCINE Booth

Pastor Jack DaGraca (Father's House Church)

Father Mike Scarlett (Saint Benedicts - RCCI)

Entrance to the Event

Memorial Park

Pastor Jack & Father Lenny Nelson (RCCI)

Kathy Nelson & Father Ted

Getting ready to make Popcorn

Local Companies who Donated to the Event

The RCINE Booth

Official Opening: 12:00pm, August 21, 2010

Kathy & Raymond Making Free Popcorn

Father Mike giving out Free Hugs

Kathy & Raymond ready to Go!

Event Booths

Various Area Church Booths

Getting ready for the Entertainment

Kathy, Father Lenny & Raymond

Introductions of the Ministers by Maria DeGraca

Maria DaGraca (Father's House) Introductions

Father Lenny Spreading the Word

Pastor Jack leads us in Prayer

Father Lenny Spreading the Word

Father Mike & Father Lenny talking RCCINE

Gathering before the Stage

People Joining in Prayer

Father Mike & Father Lenny talking Programs

Kathy Handling the Long Lines

Bishop Andy Gregoire (RCCI) - Delegating

The Entertainment Continues

Everyone was enjoying the Event

2,000 People were in Attendance

Free Clothing for those in Need

Free Food and Drink to any & all

Memorial Park, Rt. 138 in Taunton, MA

Clothing for young & old, small & large

Traditional African Dance Wowed the crowd

Dedications to Christ

Homage to our Father

Folks ready for the Music & Dancing

Reformed Catholic Church Int'l, NE Booth

Kathy & Father Mike taking a break

People coming together in Prayer

Bounce House for the Kids

Taunton's Finest Keeping the Peace

Fr. Mike & Bishop Andy

Father Lenny & Kathy (UnusDeus Ministry-RCCI)


Church In the Park - 2010 (Panoramic View)


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Right Side