Church plans addition, fundraiser
YUKON — West Point Christian Church will host its eighth annual fundraiser for the Oklahoma Hemophilia Research Foundation on Saturday at SW 15 and Richland Road. The fundraiser consists of an all-church yard sale, foot massages and pedicures. The yard sale begins at 8 a.m., while the pedicures and foot massages will begin at 9 a.m. Donations will be accepted for the pedicures and massages. Several items donated by local business will be raffled, and raffle tickets will be sold at the yard sale. Meanwhile, the church, whose sanctuary is on a historic register, is adding a new multipurpose family life building to its property.
Grand opening set for new church building
DEL CITY — Destiny Christian Center will host a grand opening celebration for its new church building at 6 p.m. Sunday at 3801 SE 29. The event will include a ribbon-cutting ceremony, food vendors, entertainment, bounce houses, a dunk tank, games and a fireworks display. The church will honor the many volunteers who helped with Moore tornado relief efforts in 2013. For more information, call 677-1451.
to include potluck
PORUM — The Six-County Gospel Singing Convention is set for 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Free Will Baptist Church of Porum. A potluck lunch will be at noon. For more information, call Zane and Linda Harding at (918) 733-4259.
Gospel singing set in Lone Grove
LONE GROVE — The 45th annual Fourth of July Open Air Gospel Singing will be 8 p.m. to midnight Friday on the grounds of the Country Tabernacle, 3240 Cheek Road. Groups performing include The Word Family, Trinity, The Torrez Family, Canaan Bound, Glory Road and The Howards. Concessions will be sold. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs. Admission is free. For more information, call (580) 657-3183 or (580) 657-8275.
Entrepreneurs sought for contest
Aspiring, new or existing business owners willing to be thrown into the proverbial lion’s den will get an opportunity to win money and pitch ideas to some of Oklahoma’s most successful Christian entrepreneurs at the upcoming Entrepreneur of Faith Conference. While the conference is set for Sept. 13 at Southern Nazarene University in Bethany, interested entrepreneurs must submit applications for the Lion’s Den competition by Monday. Each of the three finalists who compete at the Lion’s Den finale will receive a grant based on their presentation before the panel. For more information, call Lisa Miller Baldwin at 778-6870 or email email@example.com.
FROM STAFF REPORTS