17th Annual Fundraising Banquet



Come and join C.S. Lewis Institute staff and friends for an inspirational evening with a gourmet dinner, a powerful address on the power of prayer for personal and public life by keynote speaker Dr. Barry Black, the Chaplain of the United States Senate. Don’t miss this evening of joyful fellowship and celebration in the name of Jesus Christ and the opportunity to learn more about our growing and effective discipleship ministry.

Keynote Address by U.S. Senate Chaplain, Dr. Barry Black
“Experiencing the Power of Prayer in Personal and Professional Life”

Barry C. Black is the 62nd chaplain of the United States Senate. He was elected to this position on June 27, 2003, becoming the first African American to hold this office. Prior to coming to Capitol Hill, Chaplain Black served in the U.S. Navy for over twenty-seven years, ending his distinguished career as the Chief of Navy Chaplains. The Senate elected its first chaplain in 1789. Chaplain Black is a native of Baltimore, Maryland and an alumnus of Oakwood College, Andrews University, North Carolina Central University, Eastern Baptist Seminary, Salve Regina University, and United States International University. Chaplain Barry C. Black is married to the former Brenda Pearsall of St. Petersburg, Florida. They have three sons: Barry II, Brendan, and Bradford.


For an overview of the C.S. Lewis Institute's ministry, please watch this short video


The C.S. Lewis Fellows Program is the Institute’s flagship program.

C.S. Lewis Institute Fellows, Scott and Omega Erdelatz shared with us how the Lord has used the Fellows Program to not only impact the're lives, but the lives of others.

For more information on the fellows program, and to see how it is affecting other’s lives, please watch this short video

Our annual fundraising banquet is an evening full of celebration of all that the Lord has done for and through the Institute, and looking forward to what we believe God is calling us to do in the coming year. Please enjoy the musical performance by D.C. Washingtion.

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