Activist, NBA veteran, and author Etan Thomas is partnering with First Baptist Church of Glenarden for the “Daddy’s Girl: Celebrity Fatherhood Panel” and “Get Unstuck” women, teens and tweens conference this Friday, October 4.
The conference is designed to equip women, teens and girls with the tools to overcome any challenges and embrace whatever God has in store for them. The discussion will focus on the roles, responsibilities, and challenges of today’s fathers based on the acclaimed book “Fatherhood” by Etan Thomas.
Thomas actively supports President Obama’s Fatherhood and Mentoring Initiatives. A former NBA player with a career averaging over 11 years, Thomas has published two critically acclaimed literary works. His accomplishments and recognition include being a recipient of the 2010 National Basketball Players Association Community Contribution Award as well as 2009 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Foundation Inc. Legacy Award.
First Baptist Church of Glenarden is led by Pastor John K. Jenkins Sr., First Baptist Church of Glenarden is a vibrant 95-year-old church with more than 10,000 active members and more than 100 ministries that meet the diverse needs of its
members and the community.
The panel discussion begins @ 7:30 p.m. on October 4. Registration is required. Childcare and group registration rates are available. Register at www.fbcglenarden.org.
First Baptist Church of Glenarden is located at 600 Watkins Park Drive, Upper Marlboro, MD 20774.