Lyons and Barna Group President David Kinnaman, who spoke at last year's faith center dialogues, wrote “unchristian” based on original research about the pervasiveness of negative perceptions of Christians.
To attend, RSVP by calling 425-5370 or go to www.oc.edu/ifc.
Church plans arts festival
Wesley United Methodist Church will present the fourth annual Ruth Haddon Memorial Arts Festival will be 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 3 and 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Nov. 4 at 1401 NW 25.
The festival, hosted by the Wesley Explorers, features Oklahoma artists. Paintings, prints, photography, American Indian art, glass pottery and jewelry will be featured. Handmade items from Liberia will also be sold. Admission is free.
For more information, call 525-3521.
Seminar to focus on trust
A free seminar titled “A Sacred Trust: Boundary Issues for Clergy and Spiritual Teachers” will be 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 9 at Integris Cancer Institute of Oklahoma, 5911 W Memorial Road.
The event from the FaithTrust Institute is being underwritten by Integris employees. It is designed to help clergy and spiritual teachers in recognizing boundary issues and learning how to address them. Local clergy leaders will participate in panel discussions throughout the day. A free lunch and workbook will be provided.
For more information, call 951-2277.
State Episcopalians plan meeting
The Episcopal Diocese of Oklahoma's 75th Diocesan Convention will be Thursday through Nov. 3 at the Reed Center, 5800 Will Rogers Road.
Registration begins at 3:30 p.m. Thursday. Several breakout sessions will be featured throughout the conference. A Choral Evensong will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral, 127 NW 7, the convention's official host church.
For more information, go to www.episcopaloklahoma.org.