Source: Breathe Gospel Stage Play by Utrena J

Breathe Gospel Stage Play by Utrena J

According to Proverbs 13:12, hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a longing fulfilled is a tree of life. If you’re Utrena Kershaw hope deferred also creates the inner drive to seek, pursue, and conquer as if your next breath depended on it. She is; Elder, playwright, sister, friend, daughter, public servant, and loyal companion and is motivated by purpose to create stories that educates, inspires, and empowers. Her latest stageplay, “Breathe” delivers and on March 24, 2018 at Twichell Auditorium 580 E Main Street, Spartanburg SC we all get the opportunity to take this journey up close and personal. “Breathe”, passionately explores how to deal with life when all forces of trouble have come to take you out. Starring Utrena J, Chris Ceej Jefferson, and Mekesha Watson, “Breathe” takes us into the life of Nia Jackson. Nia is accustomed to high profile men but has currently found herself in a relationship with a man quite different. A bit ashamed of her new booh she does everything possible to keep him from being exposed to her friends. Speaking of her friends they all have major issues from men to health and these problems have left each breathless. Witness the uplift, joy, empowerment, and transparency as Nia and her friends deal with life’s ups and downs. “Breathe” is the story about the journey to discover how to breathe again.

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Ysante McDowell

Ysante C MCDowell has been writing and inspiring others with her faith based poetry and song writings for more than a decade. Her poetry always encourages others Who are having valley experiences and have lost hope of coming out of their trials and tribulations. Mrs. McDowell started a newsletter called The Breathe of Life for the local church that she attends in 2007. The newsletters reached in and outside of the church even somehow finding its way into prisons and doctor offices. In 2008, Ysante won an award for the Spartanburg Community College Library Poetry Contest (1st place)for one of her poems. She went on in 2009 being awarded 2nd place for another poem as part of Spartanburg Community College Honor of Excellence Award. Her first self published book was entitled Time to Face Spirituality which was more of a pamphlet given to church members in Hattiesburg, Ms in 2003. Ysante MCDowell is an Evangelist/Elder in Ministry preaching the gospel. She is the Co Owner of Ed’s All Purpose Seasoning and Rub along side her husband Ed McDowell, the owner of Ed’s All Purpose Seasoning and Rub.They have 2 children Shyheim, 20 and Danielle age 17. May her writings bring encouragement to all that read..

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