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The Worship Team at Calvary Chapel of Tehachapi includes, back row, from left, Matt Whelchel, Senior Pastor, Gerald Fair, minister of music, Toby Waldowski, and, seated, lead singer Olivia Simko.

Calvary Chapel Tehachapi will host Worship at the Park, featuring up and coming Christian artist Skylar Ray Rose. The event will be held Saturday, Sept. 2, starting at 4 p.m., at Philip Marx Central Park, located on East E Street. The public is invited to attend.

In addition to the headliner, the event will feature a worship time and free bounce house for children.

Rose began writing songs at the age of 13, and has found inspiration from such artists as Jamie Grace, Britt Nicole, Nichole Nordeman, Sarah Bareilles, and others. She is the second of five children, and has enjoyed the immense benefit of traveling to other countries, meeting people from various backgrounds and cultures, and gaining a less-than-traditional education. Along with homeschooling, these adventures give her an understanding of the world around her that makes her an artist that can reach a wide range of audiences.

At only 15 years old, Rose launched her music career in perfectly endearing teen style with her debut, self-titled, full-length album. She says she keeps the most lovable parts of the teenage years at the forefront of her thoughtful lyrics while avoiding over-saturated, adolescent narratives.

Rose first found a stage in musical theater at the tender age of 6, and began classical training in piano and voice. She was continually awarded the lead role in many productions throughout Southern California, and garnered the attention of audiences everywhere. She has been invited to perform at charity benefits, churches, and has worked professionally in theater, film and television. She also won the coveted "Best Actress in a Musical" award from the National Youth Theater Awards. These various platforms have allowed her to develop as a storyteller and musician.

Led by Pastor Gerald Fair, Calvary Chapel of Tehachapi is a church committed to the teaching of God's word without compromise or wavering. It is located at 15719 Highline Road.

For more information, call Calvary Chapel Tehachapi at 823-9814.