Religion briefs for Oct. 27

Religion briefs for Oct. 27
Published: October 27, 2012

fall festivals

Numerous churches plan to host fall festivals and Halloween trick-or-treat alternative events.

The following such activities are free unless otherwise noted:

• Children and Youth Fall Festival featuring Truck-or-Treat, 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, St. John Missionary Baptist Church, 5700 N Kelley, 478-3344.

• Trunk or Treat, 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, New Covenant United Methodist Church, 2700 S Boulevard, Edmond, 562-3200;

• Trunks, Truth and Treats, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Portland Avenue Church athletic field, 1301 N Portland Avenue, 942-5539;

• Light Up The Night With Jesus, 6:15 p.m. Wednesday, Henderson Hills Baptist Church, 1200 E Interstate 35 Frontage Road, Hot dog meal at 5 p.m. is $4.

• Festifall, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Putnam City Baptist Church, 11401 N Rockwell, 773-6900; Some food items will be sold.



Gungor collective set to perform

Gungor will perform in concert at 8 p.m. Sunday at Oklahoma Baptist University, 500 W University.

The concert will be in Raley Chapel's Potter Auditorium. Doors will open at 7 p.m.

Gungor, described as a “liturgical post-rock musical collective,” released a new album “A Creation Liturgy” on Oct. 9. The group is led by singer-songwriter Michael Gungor.

General admission tickets are $15 per person. VIP tickets, which include a 6 p.m. question and answer session with the lead artist, are $25.

For tickets, go to For more information about Gungor, go to

Oklahoma City

‘unchristian' author to lecture

Gabe Lyons, who co-wrote the best-selling book, “unchristian: What a New Generation Really Thinks About Christianity and Why It Matters,” will lead off the 2012 Intergenerational Faith Center Dialogues at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Oklahoma Christian University, 2501 E Memorial Road.

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