Make us your home page
Instagram

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Christian Television Network host to bring talents to stage at Dulcet

Derrick Williams, center, and daughter Jordan Denise Williams, behind Derrick, with the Gospel Voice Band, from left: Wayne Pollock, Gary Randolph Jr., Daina Williams, Dina Cribbs, Erica Martin, Gary Randolph and Josiah Randolph.

Courtesy of Derlie Records

Derrick Williams, center, and daughter Jordan Denise Williams, behind Derrick, with the Gospel Voice Band, from left: Wayne Pollock, Gary Randolph Jr., Daina Williams, Dina Cribbs, Erica Martin, Gary Randolph and Josiah Randolph.

Derrick Williams, host of the Christian Television Network's The Gospel Voice, brings something new to New Port Richey this month.

Beginning July 23, the vocalist and pianist will host Sunday Soulful Suppers the fourth Sunday of each month at the Dulcet Restaurant & Lounge, 6220 Grand Blvd.

The family-friendly event will include a red-carpet entrance, live gospel entertainment and upscale dining.

"We've never done anything like this," said Diana Duque, restaurant manager. "It's about people coming together to sing and worship. If you missed church earlier in the day, you can come by and still get some worship time."

Williams and his producer wife, Julie Silva-Williams, hosted a VIP launch night for the event June 25. About 75 people attended. The Christian Television Network filmed a commercial spot on site.

"I kept getting calls and requests from people who watch the television show, asking where to see Derrick and his band live," she said. "My husband and I started talking and thought wouldn't it be great to bring it to life as an old-fashion dinner show."

Derrick Williams, who toured for 19 years as the Rabbi in the musical The Rock & The Rabbi, performs a mix of jazz and gospel. He will appear with the Gospel Voice Band on July 23. Tickets are $35 for adults or $40 for upper-room seating. The event includes a full bar and signature menu.

Dulcet will open on Sundays only for this event at 6 p.m. The show is 90 minutes. For more information and tickets, visit thedulcet.com or derlierecords.com.

Calendar

Trinity New Life Church, 11134 Challenger Ave., will begin a New Life University Saturday course series July 22. Registration is now open. For more information on this and other events, visit trinitynewlife.com/events.

Spirit of Grace Lutheran Church North, 9525 Hudson Ave., will host a guest gathering at 2 p.m. July 9 to welcome people new to the community or without a church home. Pastors will chat with guests. Light refreshments will be served. RSVP to churchoffice@soglutheran.org.

Victorious Life Church, 6224 Old Pasco Road, Wesley Chapel, is now Life Church. For information, visit lifechurchnow.cc.

St. Mark's Presbyterian Church, 7922 State Road 52, Hudson, will offer vacation Bible school for children ages 3 (potty trained) through the fifth grade from 9 a.m. to noon July 10 to 14. The theme will be "Journey Off the Map." It will include Bible study, crafts, songs and snacks. Pre-registration is helpful; send email to VBS@stmarksfl.org for a registration form, or call. Free. (727) 863-5646.

Christian Television Network host to bring talents to stage at Dulcet 07/03/17 [Last modified: Wednesday, July 5, 2017 3:48pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Rowdies part of a record-setting season for USL attendance

    Soccer

    ST. PETERSBURG — Although Rowdies fans haven't had many recent opportunities to show out at Al Lang, the United Soccer League turnstiles keep turning at a record rate.

    A Rowdies fan waves flags ahead of the first half of the game between Tampa Bay Rowdies and Orlando City B at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Fla. on Saturday, March 25, 2017.
  2. Spicer resigns as White House press secretary

    Politics

    WASHINGTON — White House press secretary Sean Spicer is resigning his position, according to two people with knowledge of the decision.

    In this May 9, 2017, file photo, White House press secretary Sean Spicer speaks during the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington.  White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer has resigned over hiring of new communications aide.   [AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File]
  3. William March: Sharp divide on health care's next step for Kathy Castor and Dennis Ross

    News

    ACA repeal fail: Castor happy, Ross furious

    U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor, D-Tampa, has been one of the strongest backers of the Affordable Care Act.  [ANDRES LEIVA   |   Times]
  4. What you need to know about eyelash extensions: how they work, what they cost

    Blogs

    Natali Cespedes knew the next big thing was lash extensions.

    Volume lash artist Gabrielle Dalip poses for a portrait at Lash Addict Studio.
  5. Ryan Michael Stiles, 27, is seen while driving his vehicle on Clearwater Beach Thursday. He was stopped on the north end of Caladesi Island after driving up from Clearwater Beach, police said. [Facebook]