Church concert features The Foresters

The Foresters are holding a gospel concert Feb. 27 at Maricopa Community Church.

MARICOPA — The Mark Forester Family will perform in concert at 6 p.m. Feb. 27 at Maricopa Community Church, 44977 W. Hathaway Ave.

The Foresters are a family band in full-time gospel music ministry. They travel all across the United States and Canada, holding more than 200 meetings each year. They have also done three tours in Europe.

The Foresters sing southern and traditional gospel music. They play a large variety of instruments including piano, bass guitar, acoustic guitar, mandolin, harmonica and drums. They write much of the material they sing. They also sing many of the great old hymns and gospel songs of the church, a press release about the show said.

Mark Forester is an ordained minister and holds revival and preaching services in addition to the concert ministry.

Members of the group are:

  • Mark, on vocals, piano and guitars,
  • Andrea, vocals and bass guitar,
  • Tyler, age 15, on drums and guitar and
  • Trevor, age 11, on vocals and bass guitar.

No ticket is needed but a love offering will be received. Social distancing will be encouraged.