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It's a celebration!




Ticket sales have closed and tickets will NOT be sold at the door due to venue/caterer regulations. Thank you to those who have bought tickets, see you on August 11th!

Cynthia Butler

A woman who gives her all, has a heart for the community and a passion to help others.

About The Honoree

Evangelist Cynthia Butler is Co-Pastor and Vice President of Joy of Life Ministries, Inc. CoPastor Cynthia is the second of six children born to Florence and Donald Fancher of Pittsburg, PA. She is the wife of Bishop Eric Butler and they have been married for over 32 years and have been blessed with 3 children, 2 son-in-laws and 4 grandchildren.

Co-Pastor Butler has been serving the Lord since the tender age of 9 and was baptized with the Holy Ghost at the age of 12. She received her call to ministry at the age of 14 and she was licensed as an Evangelist through the Church of God in Christ at the age of 19 years old. Evangelist Butler, then known as Evangelist Cynthia Fancher, was given many opportunities to grow in ministry through the leadership of powerful men and women of God. She has ministered in many states throughout the years and continues to do so as God continues to open doors. Her obedience to the directions of the Lord has allowed her many wonderful experiences of growth and expansion to her ministry and knowledge of the Word of God.

Professionally, Evangelist Butler is an educator. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Education; a Master’s Degree in Elementary Education and a Master’s Degree in Education Administration. She is currently Executive Director of the Purpose Driven Advocacy Center, which is an Omaha-based 501c3 nonprofit organization and provides tutoring, advocacy, and life-advancement services to the community.


Event Date: Sunday, August 11th



About the Tickets

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Single Ticket

If you need 7 or LESS tickets, the Single Ticket Option is your best choice.

ALL seat tickets (seats) are $10 per ticket (seat). We will make every attempt to seat tickets purchased together at the same table. 

Depending on date of purchase, that may or may not be guaranteed.

Seats will not be held without payment.

Names of persons will be required by Monday, July 22nd. 


Table Tickets

A table will seat 8 people ONLY.

All seats are $10 per seat. ALL persons MUST have a paid seat.

Tables are limited and will not be held without payment. 

If you purchase a table (or tables) you will need to pay for all 8 seats in advance.

Names of persons will be required by Monday, July 22nd. 


Payment Options

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Feel confident that your payment is SECURE!

You can pay via credit or debit card either directly through the website or through PayPal (you don't have to have a PayPal account).

Payment for tickets are to be made via the website. 

Much like purchasing tickets to an event, buying clothes online or even paying bills online, the process is simple and easy.

If you have any questions or problems paying for your tickets online, please EMAIL (ONLY) Mrs. Erica Johnson (banquet coordinator) at

Your email will be answered in the order it was received but please be aware that seats are not held without payment and are on a first come/first paid basis. 

If you need to arrange other payment options, please EMAIL (ONLY) Mrs. Erica Johnson at

Other payment options MAY be discussed but are not guaranteed

Hotel Information for our Out of Town Guests

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We have reserved a group of rooms at the Fairfield Inn & Suites Omaha Northwest.

You can reserve rooms on dates from August 9th to August 12th.

The LAST DAY TO BOOK A ROOM is July 21, 2019

Click the button below to reserve your room today!

(Rooms MUST be reserved through the hotel directly. If you have any issues reserving your room please EMAIL Mrs. Erica Johnson. Emails will be answered in the order they are received.)

Purchase Your Tickets!

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Ticket Sales are


Only those with tickets will be admitted to the event due to venue and caterer regulations and you cannot purchase a ticket at the door.

Frequently Asked Questions


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If you have a question, feel free to submit it via the form! 

Your question will be answered below and you will receive an email once your question has been answered!

Are Tickets Limited?

Yes they are. That is why tickets are on a first come first served basis.

What time does dinner start?

Doors will open at 2:15pm and the dinner buffet will start at 3pm.

Will seats be assigned?

Yes they will. So if you have certain people you would like to sit with, it is highly advised that you purchase your tickets together.

What about gifts?

In Lieu of gifts, CoPastor is asking that donations be made to PDAC. Click the button below to be taken directly to PayPal for a secure donation!

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Will there be a check in?

Yes. There will be a specific door for all guests to enter the venue and just inside the door will be the check in table and you will be given your table number.

What is the dress code?

Since the banquet is happening Sunday afternoon, you are welcome to wear your Sunday's Best. 

Are Children allowed?

Yes they are. They will need their own seat which means they will need a ticket.

What kind of dinner will be served?

It will be a buffet. There will be multiple main entree options, side options and other options. We did our best to accommodate the majority of our guests.

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