OGDEN -- The Finley Temple Church of God in Christ will celebrate its 17th appreciation of the pastor and his wife, Elder Henry and Missionary Daisy McAllister, at 3:30 p.m. July 28 at the Davis Conference Center, 1651 N. 700 West, in Layton.
The speaker for this year's observance is Pastor R. Andrew Clark, pastor of the Ebenezer Church of God in Christ in Salt Lake City.
The event's theme is "Exposing the Heart of a Shepherd," from I Peter 3:1-5.
Not only is this Henry McAllister's 17th year as pastor of Finley Temple, this also is his 28th year in the ministry.
He is a native of Pine Bluff, Ark., and has been employed at Hill Air Force Base for the past 39 years. He currently works as a program analyst for the Utah Test and Training Range, where he has worked the past seven years.
Daisy McAllister is a native of Ogden and a graduate of Ben Lomond High School. She supports her husband and church in the ministry of the church.
The McAllisters reside in Clearfield and are the parents of two daughters, Dannielle and Camille, and two granddaughters, Nevaeh and Gabriella.
The public is invited to attend. Call 801-776-2229 for information.