Gospel singing event is planned
DEL CITY — The Del City Gospel Singing will be at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Del City First Church of the Nazarene, 4701 SE 26. The Jubil-Heirs from Texas and The Ambassadors will be featured. Admission is free. A love offering will be received. The Jubil-Heirs will be guest singers during the 10:45 a.m. Sunday worship service at the church. For more information, call 677-2330.
Guest will lead Pentecost event
OKC Faith Church will host a “Celebrate Pentecost” event with special guest speaker Bishop Roy Tucker at 6 p.m. Sunday at 800 S Portland. Tucker is from Charlotte, N.C. Child care will be provided. For more information, go to www.okcfaithchurch.com.
Music group will hold workshop
The Oklahoma City Chapter of the Gospel Music Workshop of America Inc. will host its annual session June 16-20 at Greater Mount Olive Baptist Church, 1020 NE 42.
A Welcome Musical will be at 7 p.m. June 16, showcasing several local choirs as well as the chapter’s Women of Worship and Men of Promise. The Finale Musical will be at 7 p.m. June 20.
On-site registration will be at 6 p.m. June 17-19. Cost is $35, $20 for young adults ages 18-40, $10 for youth ages 13-17 and free for children ages 5-12. For more information, call Alan Washington at 418-6524.
Mark Lowry and The Martins include Owasso stop on tour
Gospel recording artists Mark Lowry and The Martins are hitting the road together for the first time on the “Music & Madness” tour, which includes a concert in Owasso.
On the tour presented by Muse Concerts and sponsored by Feed the Children, Lowry and The Martins will perform in concert at 7 p.m. June 20 at Friendship Baptist Church, 14100 E 86th St. N. Doors open at 6 p.m.
The history between Lowry and sibling trio Joyce, Jonathan and Judy Martin spans more than two decades when Lowry introduced the group to Bill and Gloria Gaither. Lowry is best known for penning the Christmas classic “Mary Did You Know?” and for years singing baritone in the Grammy-Award-winning Gaither Vocal Band.
Tickets are $20 for general admission, $25 for gold circle and $18 for groups of 10 or more. Tickets may be purchased at Friendship Baptist Church, by phone at (855) 223-1008 or online at marklowry.com and museconcerts.com.
New devotional with Bible app
is launched online
The popular YouVersion Bible app created by Edmond-based LifeChurch.tv has partnered with Empowered21 to launch a new 30-day devotional titled “The Spirit Filled Life.”
Empowered21 is an initiative of Oral Roberts University in Tulsa.
“YouVersion’s Bible app has revolutionized the way that believers experience God’s Word on a global scale,” said William Wilson, Empowered21’s president and global co-chairman. “We are thankful for their support of the Spirit-empowered movement and pray that God will use this series to teach new generations about the power and presence of the Holy Spirit.”
“The Spirit Filled Life” series of devotions was created to challenge the way believers view the Holy Spirit. Topics include renewal, direction, comfort, help, healing, restoration and intercession for the Christian life. The new devotional can be accessed at www.bible.com/reading-plans/945-the-spirit-filled-life. To download the Bible App, go to bible.com/app.
FROM STAFF AND WIRE REPORTS