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Religion briefs for May 18, 2013

Religion briefs for May 18
Published: May 18, 2013


Conference planned for patriot clergy

— A “Pulpits and Patriots” conference will be at 9 p.m. Saturday at Fairview Baptist Church, 1230 N Sooner Road.

The Rev. Paul Blair, senior pastor of Fairview and director of Reclaiming America for Christ, said America was founded on the basic principles that there is a Creator who grants unalienable rights and that the “laws of nature and nature's God is the standard of absolute truth upon which our nation rests.”

Bair said the conference's mission is to remind and reacquaint people of God's truths.

For more information, call 348-1745.

Prayer Book Society president to speak

The Rev. Gavin Dunbar, president of the Prayer Book Society USA, will be guest speaker at 9:15 and 11 a.m. Sunday at All Souls' Episcopal Church, 6400 N Pennsylvania.

Dunbar, rector of St. John's Church in Savannah, Ga., will speak about the work and mission of the Prayer Book Society.

For more information, call 842-1461.

Labyrinth walk is set

— First United Methodist Church of Edmond will offer a labyrinth walk from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the church, 305 E Hurd.

The labyrinth walks are held each third Monday of the month. The walks are free and open to the public.

For more information, contact the church office, 341-0107.

Eckankar seminar is planned

A seminar titled “Dreams and Soul Travel: Keys to Healing, Joy and Inner Peace” will be offered 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. May 25 and 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. May 26 at the Wyndham Garden Inn-Oklahoma City airport, 2101 S Meridian. The event is presented by the Oklahoma Satsung Society, a regional affiliate of Eckankar.

Eckankar is the Religion of the Sound and Light of God. Guest speaker is Rodney Jones, a professional musician and professor of music at The Julliard School in New York, who is a member of the Eckankar clergy.

Cost is $55 in advance and $60 at the door.

For more information, call 655-0219 or go to

Church to host veteran

Retired Army Lt. Col. Steve Russell, an Oklahoma native, will be guest speaker at the annual Memorial Day recognition services at 9, 10:15 and 11:30 a.m. May 26 at Westmoore Community Church, 12609 S Western.

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