St. Jude Roman Catholic Church will host a Concert of Christian music titled “From Storm to Serenity” featuring Nancy Recco, Sunday, August 11, 2013 at 6:00 PM. Nancy has authored several books in a “Practical Guide to God” series, is a singer/song writer of music to soothe the soul and lift the spirit . She has released multiple CD’s. and is a speaker at prayerful retreats. She founded the nonprofit organization known as” Gems of God’ to serve God by spreading the joy and peace of knowing God through books and music. She has been on the approved speaker list for Stonecroft Ministries, an international women’s ministry whose mission is to impact women and their communities with the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Nancy was selected as a local artist by Prison Fellowship, an organization fulfilling the great commission among prisoners and their families. With this organization Nancy ministered to prisoners in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. She has also worked in partnership with multiple chaplains’ offices to sing and witness to prisoners in medium to maximum security prisons throughout Massachusetts. She is currently on the music ministry team of Fr. Ralph DiOrio’s Apostolate of Divine Mercy and Healing Ministry. She also shares her music and talks in concert, churches, retreat facilities, and at nursing homes. In addition, she performed an original song with the Maine Special Olympic Chorus at the opening ceremonies of the Maine Special Olympics.
Nancy graduated Summa Cum Laude with a BS from the University of Southern Maine and has an MBA from Southern New Hampshire University Summa Cum Laude. St. Jude is located at 435 Mammoth Road, Londonderry, New Hampshire. The concert is free and open to the public.