ATASCADERO — Karen J. Reed, of Atascadero, was the first recipient of the Quiet Strength Award presented by the Department of Women Church Of God In Christ Southern California First Jurisdiction on Jan. 10 in Los Angeles for outstanding service.
The Quiet Strength Award was created to honor those individuals who are the engine of the Vision and Mission, and move the Women’s Department forward.
In the Department, Reed has served as the Coordinator Bible Bold which emphasizes scripture memorization, and the Assistant Regional Missionary in the Santa Barbara Region. The mission of the department is to develop Women of Excellence who will affect Better Homes, Better Schools, Better Communities and A Better World.
This special recognition was given by Dr. Barbara McCoo Lewis the General Supervisor of the Church Of God In Christ worldwide.