DAMASCUS - The Damascus United Methodist Church is inviting the community to its upcoming revival to be held Oct. 14-16.
The Rev. John and Filese Hauser are in full-time faith based ministry for the Kingdom of God in this day and season. They travel full time, year round, in mobile field ministry to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ and God's love and redeeming grace, with all who will listen, as they share God's Spoken Word and Song.
Son Grace Music Ministries, of which Rev. John and Filese are CEO and president, is 25 years old. During the past 25 years, The Hausers have traveled back and forth, across the United States as well as overseas and abroad to Europe, Poland, England, Old Mexico, Canada, etc. They have ministered everywhere from the private living room, and grand rooms at estates, to the church sanctuary of most denominations and non-denominations active today, to rodeo arenas, city parks, pavilions, conference centers, high school auditoriums, football fields and beyond.
Rev. John served as pastor in the United Methodist Church for 16 years before joining Filese on the road/field as fulltime revivalist/evangelist in the year 2000. He has been a certified drug and alcohol counselor, and is a licensed clinical Christian counselor, and is a master degreed physiological counselor.
Filese has released 14 professional recorded albums to date, and delivers five different styles of music, from worship and praise, traditional, country and southern gospel, contemporary, Christian R&B, when in concert and recording, with the message always pointing to Jesus. She has written hundreds of songs, many of which have been recorded and released to the public. Filese has been given many awards for her music and song writing, as well as, awards through her television program that she has hosted weekly for the past 16 plus years, "Inspirations with Filese Hauser" on TCI cable in the Oklahoma area. Filese has appeared on other television networks as guest, such as TBN. She is affiliated with National Association of United Methodist Evangelist, is a song writer with BMI, and served in the past as certified lay speaker in the UMC, besides serving with Rev. John in the pastorate as a pastor's wife and worship leader.
The Hausers are based out of Oklahoma City, Okla., where they reside when they are not traveling in their gospel coach around the country in ministry or in overseas appointments. They are parents and grandparents.
Services with the Hausers will be held on Sunday at the 10:10 a.m. worship service, and at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday evenings. The church is located at 300 Valley Road. For more information call 330-537-3031 or visit www.dumcohio.org.