Religion briefs for Feb. 22

Religion briefs for Feb. 22
BY YOUR NAME Staff Writer email@opubco.com Published: February 22, 2014
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IN BRIEF

Ministry speakers to share message

Two speakers with Ravi Zacharias International Ministries will make several presentations in Oklahoma, beginning Monday. Stuart McAllister and Andy Bannister will give a presentation about the importance of Christian apologetics from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at Credo House, 109 NW 142. Tuesday, the pair will participate in an open forum called “Perspectives: Maintaining Civility in a Pluralistic Society,” set for 7 to 9 p.m. at Oklahoma State University in Stillwater. McAllister and Bannister will present a talk from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday titled “Jesus Among Other Gods” in the Nigh Center's Constitution Hall at the University of Central Oklahoma, 100 N University Drive, Edmond.

Book discussion series continues

The “Let's Talk About It” Oklahoma book discussion series at Oklahoma City University will continue at 7 p.m. Tuesday with “Quiet Revolution” by Leila Ahmed. The discussion will be held in room 151 in Walker Center, at Florida Avenue near NW 26 on the OCU campus. The discussion series theme is “Muslim Journeys: American Stories.” Those who are interested in participating are encouraged to preregister and borrow the reading selections and theme brochure by calling Harbour Winn at 208-5472, emailing him at hwinn@okcu.edu or visiting rooms 211 or 207 at OCU's Dulaney-Browne Library.

Church plans communications event

Fairview Baptist Church will host “Re-branding the Church for the 21st Century,” a communications conference, on Friday and March 1 at 1700 NE 7. The event is designed to provide churches with practical techniques and tools to promote church programs and activities. Conference sessions will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 6:30 to 9 p.m. Friday, and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 1. Registration is $20 per person; $15 for adults 65 and older; and church group registration for up to five people is $75. Registration includes all sessions and materials, plus continental breakfast and lunch on March 1. For more information or to register, email communication@fairviewokc.com or register online at

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