SPARKING A GOSPEL MOVEMENT IN SOUTH BEACH, LITTLE HAVANA, LAS OLAS, SISTRUNK, WORTH AVENUE, RIVIERA BEACH....
CITIES + NEIGHBORHOODS..
South Beach Miami
Upper East Side Miami
North Miami Beach
New churches = better cities.
South Florida Fun Facts..
Miami Beach pharmacist Benjamin Green invented the first suntan cream in 1944, by cooking cocoa butter in his wife’s coffee pot.
1,000 people move to Florida every day.
South Florida is the only place in the world where crocodiles and alligators can be found in the same region.
The city of North Miami has highest percentage of Haitian residents in the U.S.
Miami is the only major city in the U.S. to be founded by a woman (Julia Tuttle).
Palm Beach County has more golf courses than any other county in the country.
Miami is the only metro area in the U.S. whose borders encompass two national parks – Everglades National Park and Biscayne National Park.
Fort Lauderdale is known as the Venice of America because the city has 185 miles of local waterways.
The city of Miami has registered an official temperature of 100ºF only once – on July 21, 1942.
The Florida Museum of Hispanic & Latin American Art in Coral Gables, is the first and only museum in the U.S. dedicated to the preservation, diffusion, and promotion of Hispanic and Latin American Art.
Hurricane season runs six months – from June 1 through November 30.