For Immediate Release

Warren, MI – September 4: St. Paul Street Evangelization (SPSE) announced they will be hosting their 6th Annual Gala & Benefit Dinner – “Go and Make Disciples: The Call to Evangelization” on Thursday, October 3rd from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. The gala will take place at Saints Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church Hall at 41233 Ryan Rd., Sterling Heights, MI. Tickets are $50 per person, or $350 for a table of eight, and include a buffet dinner, and an open bar with beer & wine. It will feature keynote guest speaker Deacon Harold Burke-Sivers, and will be emceed by Fr. Patrick Gonyeau.

Deacon Harold, known around the world as the “Dynamic Deacon”, is one of the most sought-after speakers in the Catholic Church today. He is a powerful and passionate evangelist and preacher, whose no-nonsense approach to living and proclaiming the Catholic faith has certainly challenged and inspired those who have heard him. His presentation at the gala will start with the Eucharist and the family, and then explain why it’s important to share the love of Christ with others. Deacon Harold provides basic, practical, real world advice on how to talk to family, friends, and loved ones about the beauty and truth of the Catholic faith.

Fr. Patrick Gonyeau is a priest from the Archdiocese of Detroit who is on fire for Jesus. After four years of priesthood, he experienced a breakthrough surge of stunning healings in ministry that changed his life, convincing him that Jesus loves to give his disciples power to share the gospel and power to heal (Mark 16:18). He carries an infectious joy, inspiring faith, a passion for healing and a unique grace to equip and activate believers into the healing ministry of Jesus.

For more information, visit To purchase tickets visit or call 657-777-2963.

About St. Paul Evangelization Institute: The St. Paul Evangelization Institute oversees the development of St. Paul Street Evangelization as well as the St. Paul Society of Evangelists and the St. Paul School of Evangelization. St. Paul Street Evangelization (SPSE) is a grassroots, non- profit organization, dedicated to responding to the mandate of Jesus to preach the Gospel to all nations by taking the Catholic Faith to the streets. Founded in May 2012, St. Paul Street Evangelization provides the tools and resources for Catholics to engage the culture in a simple, non-confrontational method of evangelization, which involves making themselves available to the public to answer questions about the faith and to pray with those who request it. SPSE has had tremendous growth and now has teams throughout the United States and even internationally, such as in the Philippines and Australia.

Contact: Isabella Agby
Phone: 657-777-2963, ext. 111