MALDEN — The United Methodist Church of Malden, 401 W.Main St., will host a free Christian gospel concert by well-known local artist, Ron Eckberg at 6 p.m. Feb. 24Eckberg is currently pastor of the Evangelical Free church in Erie. He is a versatile writer and songwriter as well as a respected speaker, worship leader and entertainer. He has taken his music and message to audiences all across the United States. All are welcome to join in this event. Refreshments offered following the concert.