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Celebration of life: Funeral arrangements for pastor Dr. Charles G. Hayes

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In celebration of a life well-lived, Dr. Charles G. Hayes, pastor of the Cosmopolitan Church of Prayer in Chicago, will be laid to rest the weekend of Friday, February 21st, 2014, according to an email blast this afternoon from Dennis Cole, President Emeritus of the Chicago Area Gospel Announcers Guild (CAGAG) . Throughout the weekend there will be services to commemorate his life and legacy. Services and funeral arrangements are listed below. If hotel and transportation accommodations are needed, the information is below as well. For those who may not be able to attend the services in person, the services will be streamed live via and Please be sure to note which services will be streamed via which website.

Friday February 21, 2014
Sweet Holy Spirit Church
8621 S. South Chicago Ave - Chicago, IL
Bishop Larry D. Trotter – Host Pastor
Deacon Dennis Cole and Elder DeAndre Patterson, Coordinators

12pm -7pm Viewing

Many special guests to appear
Streamed live via
(click on LiveStream at the bottom of the homepage) or Click here

Saturday, February 22, 2014 “CELEBRATION OF HIS LIFE"
Cosmopolitan Church of Prayer
840 E. 65th Street – Chicago, IL
Rev. Derail Smith – Assistant Pastor
Dr. Charles G. Hayes, Founder

8am-10am Visitation

10am –The Lord is in His Holy Temple. Let All the Earth Keep Silent Before Him…
This service will stream live via

Sunday, February 23, 2014 - "FATHER HAYES DAY"
Cosmopolitan Church Of Prayer
840 E. 65th Street – Chicago, IL
Rev. Derail Smith – Assistant Pastor
Dr. Charles G. Hayes – Founder

11am and 5pm - featuring the Cosmopolitan Church of Prayer Reunion
These services will stream live via

For more info, please refer to our website:
or email us:

Continue to uplift the family and church congregation of Dr. Charles G. Hayes up in prayer during this time of bereavement.

Courtesy of the Chicago Area Gospel Announcers Guild (CAGAG)


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