Church plans gospel gathering
PURCELL — A Church of Christ congregation will host its summer gospel meeting Sunday through Aug. 10 at 407 Jackson.
Guest speaker Curtis Carwile of El Reno will preach a series titled “The Kings of God's Children” and will focus on Saul, David, Solomon, Ahab, Christ and others.
The series is scheduled for 9:45 and 10:45 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Sunday and 7:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
For more information, call 527-4052 or email cofc_Purcell@hotmail.com.
Church plans health fair
The sixth annual Strong & Healthy Oklahoma Free HealthFair will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 18 at New Hope Church, 11600 N Council.
Organizers said last year's event at the United Methodist Church drew more than 500 people from across the state for free health tests and information.
The event is free and reservations are not necessary.
Screenings will be offered for Glaucoma, visual acuity, high blood pressure, cholesterol, glucose, Body Mass Index, basic lung functioning, hearing and bone density. Free Immunizations will be offered for children.
Doctors will be available for free discussions of test results and a pharmacist will be available to review prescriptions.
A healthy lunch will be available for a nominal fee.
More than 40 health association and organizations will provide nutritional, health, aging, fitness and wellness information.
Four agencies will provide help and assistance for the blind and visually impaired. Information will be available on free CPR programs and children's fingerprints will be done by the Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office.
Also, an Oklahoma City Fire truck, EMSA ambulance and a Med-Flight helicopter will be on display.
For more information, call Paul Stillwell at 722-5281 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Bible school is set
MIDWEST CITY — “His Story” is the them of the vacation Bible school 7 to 9 p.m. Aug. 12-14 at Ridgecrest Church of Christ, 500 N Air Depot.
Participants will learn about the birth, life, death and resurrection of Jesus.
For more information, call 732-3726 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Concerts, programs are planned
Several Christian programs and concerts are planned in Oklahoma City and Tulsa.
“Secret Keeper Girl Live!” is set for 5:30 p.m. Aug. 25 at the Mabee Center at Oral Roberts University, 7777 S Lewis in Tulsa. For more information, go to www.mabeecenter.com.
“Living a Legacy” with Dave Ramsey and Wall Street Journal best-selling author Jon Acuff will be at 7 p.m. Sept. 13 at Crossings Community Church, 14600 N Portland. For more information, go to www.crossingsokc.org.
“VeggieTales Live: Sing Yourself Silly” will be 5 p.m. Sept. 15 at the Mabee Center. For more information, go to www.mabeecenter.com.
The Afters and Fireflight will perform in concert at 8 p.m. Sept. 21 at the Chesapeake Energy Stage at the State Fair of Oklahoma. Admission is free with paid admission to the fair. For more information, go to www.okstatefair.com.
FROM STAFF AND WIRE REPORTS