Photo by Steven Janove.
Congregants and guests were rocking and rolling as Cantor Anita Hochman, Dr. Beverly Collins, Evelyn Thomas, and Donavon Soumas led the Unity Choir in its 14th annual musical celebration in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at Shabbat services at Cong. M’kor Shalom Jan. 12. More than 80 singers and musicians performed gospel and Jewish music at this extraordinary and uplifting communal experience, which included participants from Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, Camden Bible Tabernacle, First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens, Kerygma, Morning Star Baptist Church, Saints’ Memorial Community Church, and the Cong. M’kor Shalom choir. On Jan. 14, they performed at a commemoration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at the New Hope Baptist Church in Metuchen, NJ. M’kor Shalom Cantor Elaya Jenkins- Adleberg (center) was the soloist. 4p1.jpg