(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- On Thursday, April 14, 2011, Miami-Dade County Commissioner Dennis C. Moss kicked off the South East Conference Annual Meeting of Evangelical Covenant Churches by bringing greetings to hundreds of guests gathered at Kingdom Covenant Ministries Church located at 10300 SW 162nd Street in Perrine. The conference took place April 14-16, 2011.
Kingdom Covenant Ministries' Senior Pastor Ed Carey served as host for the conference which consisted of 43 churches that traveled from North and South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and various parts of Florida. The South East Conference's objective was to gather together for a time of affirmation, confirmation and information.
One of several guest speakers included Shaun King, the founder of, A Home In Haiti, an organization which provided shelter for victims of Haiti's devastating earthquake which occurred in January 2010. Mr. King's organization has become the third largest supplier of tents in the world. They are currently providing tents for those that are still homeless in Haiti.
Of the many speakers and presentations that took place throughout the conference, on Friday, April 14, 2011, Commissioner Moss also presented a Miami-Dade County Proclamation to the South East Conference proclaiming April 14, 2011 as South East Conference Day in Miami-Dade County.