Baha'i center hosts faith event
EDMOND — The Baha'i Center of Edmond will host a World Religion Day Service at 3 p.m. Sunday at 321 E Campbell Drive, just west of the University of Central Oklahoma clock tower.
The public is invited to the celebratory service, which will be conducted primarily by the children and youth of the community. The event will include musical performances by the Unity Ensemble of Oklahoma City.
Readings from many of the world's religions will be featured, including Hinduism, Judaism, Buddhism, Baha'i Faith, Christianity and Islam.
The purpose of World Religion Day is to call attention to the harmony of spiritual principles and the oneness of the world's religions.
For more information, call 348-9992 or go to www.edmondbahai.org.
Labyrinth walk is offered
EDMOND — First United Methodist Church of Edmond will offer a labyrinth walk from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at 305 E Hurd.
The walk is free and open to the public.
For more information, call 341-0107.
Cathedral to install new dean
The installation of the Rev. Justin Alan Lindstrom as the new dean of St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral is set for 11 a.m. Jan. 26 at 127 NW 7.
Lindstrom will be installed as the cathedral's 14th dean. The Rt. Rev. Edward Konieczny, bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Oklahoma, will preside.
For more information, call 235-3436.
Church to host prayer workshop
NORMAN — A “Prayer Encounters” workshop will be at 7 p.m. Feb. 1 at Memorial Presbyterian Church, 601 24th Ave. SW.
The Rev. Paul Burns, pastor of Priest Lake Presbyterian Church in Nashville, Tenn., and author of “Prayer Encounters” will discuss the book, which will be available for sale.
Paul Burns, a University of Oklahoma graduate, is the son of Memorial Presbyterian's pastor Jim Burns.
The workshop is free and reservations are not required. A nursery will be provided by reservation.
To RSVP for the workshop, call 329-3640. For more information about the book “Prayer Encounters,” go to www.prayerencounters.com.
Men's ministry event is planned
WEATHERFORD — First Baptist Church of Weatherford is hosting a men's event called “Men Stepping Up” from 9 to 5 p.m. Feb. 2 at 1510 E Davis Ave.
The one-day video presentation is designed to help men develop a game plan for living a godly, courageous life. Held on the Saturday before Super Bowl Sunday, “Men Stepping Up” events have been called the “largest tailgate party in men's ministries since the days of Promise Keepers.”
About 1,000 churches are participating. The event was developed by Family Life Ministries and includes ministry leaders such as Dennis Rainey, Tony Dungy, Robert Lewis, Mark Driscoll and Matt Chandler. Core topics to be discussed include defining manhood, living courageously, building a life of faith and stepping up to lead.
Cost is $10, which includes a free lunch, snacks and materials. College students and high school seniors will be admitted free.
Reservation deadline is Jan. 28. Register online at www.fbcweatherfordmensteppingup.eventbrite.com. For more information, call Jim Morrison at (580) 772-2311.
For more information about “Men Stepping Up,” go to www.mensteppingup.com.
Norman Catholic church plans pilgrimage to Italy
St. Thomas More Catholic Church in Norman is planning to take a group of 50 people on an international pilgrimage to Italy from April 8-19, and members of the Oklahoma Catholic faith community are invited to participate.
Major sites along the pilgrimage will include Assisi, Siena, Venice, Florence, Padua, Orvieto, Cascia and Bologna.
A limited number of seats are still available.
Brochures are available at the church, 100 E Stinson Street.
For more information, call Melani Roewe at 293-2003. The complete itinerary is listed online at www.travelovertures.com under the heading “Escorted Tours.”