Bible seminar is planned
GUTHRIE — A one-day Bible study seminar entitled “The Blessed Hope” and featuring an award-winning Christian radio broadcaster Doug Miller will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Highland Hall in Highland Park, 1102 E Warner. The seminar, which is sponsored by Bott Radio Network’s “Dialogue” radio program, is free and will include a light lunch and refreshments. Miller will undertake and present a study of Titus 2:11-13. Miller is a former university professor of philosophy and ethics, the author of several Bible commentaries, a leader of local Bible studies and a teacher at Edmond Gospel Chapel. Registration is not required. For more information, contact Dialogue Ministries at 535-9089 or visit email@example.com or www.dialogueministries.org.
Fathering summit is offered
“World Changers Summit: Fathering” will be at 11:30 a.m. Monday at LifeChurch, NW 5821 Northwest Expressway. Participants of the workshop and luncheon will discuss issues pertaining to families and fathering. A panel discussion will be at 12:15 p.m. and include Ben Nockels with the 111 Project, John Sowers of The Mentoring Project and Phil Larson with the Community Transformation Project. Registration is $50 per person which includes lunch and a workshop workbook. For more information, call Phil Larson at 388-8037.
Notre Dame Club to host lecture
The Notre Dame Club of Oklahoma City will host the inaugural Virtual Hesburgh Lecture Series at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Catholic Pastoral Center, 7501 Northwest Expressway. The lecture will be broadcast live from the Notre Dame campus to eight remote locations, including Oklahoma City. The lecture being given this year is by Kathleen Cummins, professor of American studies at Notre Dame and director of the Cushwa Center for the study of American Catholicism. Her presentation is titled “The Canonization of Two Popes: John Paul II and John XXIII.” Visitors should enter the pastoral center through the northeast entrance. The event is free. For more information, contact Bill Tunell, Notre Dame Club president, at 607-8343.
Concert series includes harp ensemble
Gaye LeBlanc and the University of Oklahoma Harp Ensemble will perform at noon Tuesday at First Lutheran Church of Oklahoma City, 1300 N Robinson. The performance is part of the Nora Dernoncourt Concert Series. Admission and parking are free. A lunch provided by Beatnix Cafe will be offered for $8. For more information, call 235-1013.
Church plans rummage sale
MIDWEST CITY — A rummage and bake sale will be Thursday through April 5 at Douglas Boulevard United Methodist Church, 208 S Douglas. Proceeds from the event help fund missionary work around the world, plus ministry in the local community. To donate items before the sale, call the church office 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday. The sale will be 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 5. For more information, call the church at 732-3035 or go to www.dbumc.com.
Spring concert is planned
The local chapter of the Gospel Music Workshop of America will host its annual Spring Concert at 6:30 p.m. April 5 at Tabernacle Baptist Church, 1829 NE 36. Guests for the concert include Fifth Street Baptist Church and Loving St. James Baptist Church. The local chapter’s mass choir and the youth and young adult choir also will be part of the program.
Islamic group to host banquet
The Oklahoma chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-OK) will host its eighth annual Awards Banquet “Faith in Freedom” on April 5 at the Tower Hotel, 3233 Northwest Expressway. The event celebrates eight years of working to increase the understanding of Islam and Muslims in Oklahoma. The banquet will be headlined by John L. Esposito, Ph.D., who is author of works such as “Islamophobia: The Challenge of Pluralism in the 21st Century.” The banquet also will include Palestinian-American comedian, Mohammed “Mo” Amer of the group Allah Made Me Funny. Registration will begin at 5 p.m. and the program and dinner will start at 6 p.m. For more information, call Adam Soltani at 248-5853 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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