Lectures offered in metro area
Christian Science lectures are planned in Oklahoma City beginning Sunday.
Jon Benson, a member of the Christian Science Board of Lectureship, from Los Angeles, will speak on “Identity, Reformation and Prayer” at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Northwest Library, 5600 NW 122. His lecture is titled “Step Out of Your Story and into Healing.”
Mary Alice Rose, a former meteorologist, will present “Has Technology Made God and Spirituality Obsolote?” at 2 p.m. Oct. 21 at the library. Jill Grimes is set to speak Nov. 18 at the library. Her topic is “God is Speaking — Are We Listening?”
Admission is free. Child care is available. For more information, call 473-1850.
Church plans Christmas musical
Rehearsals for the musical Christmas narrative “One Incredible Moment” will begin at 4:30 p.m. Sunday at the First Presbyterian Church of Edmond.
Cast and crew positions are open to Christians of any denomination.
It was written by minister and author Max Lucado. Set to music by Tom Fettke, the production depicts Jesus' life. .
For more information, contact Terry Attebery at 341-5069 or email@example.com; or VanHemert at 341-3602 ext. 281 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Rehearsals begin at 5:15 p.m. at the church.
Performances are set for 7:30 p.m., Dec. 13-16. Admission for open seating is free. Reserved seating is $10 per ticket. Tickets for reserved seating are on sale at email@example.com.
Church set to offer Alpha course
The Alpha Christianity Course will be offered from 5:15 to 8 p.m. Sunday at St. Mary's Episcopal Church, 325 First Street.
The course is an opportunity for participants to explore the Christian faith in 10 weekly sessions. . A free meal will be provided weekly and free child care also is available for children through fifth grade. Reservations are required.
For more information, call 341-3855.
Concert to benefit special needs
Christian music group Cloverton will perform a benefit concert for Wing: A Special Needs Community at 7 p.m. Friday at Henderson Hills Baptist Church, 1200 E Interstate 35 Frontage Road. Henderson Hills' own Joyful Sound Choir also will perform.
Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $10 through the night of the event and $15 if purchased at the door. To buy tickets, call Wings at 242-4646 or go online at www.WINGSOK.org. For more information about Wings, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Writers group plans gathering
OKC Christian Fiction Writers will host author Anne Mateer from 1 to 3 p.m. Sept. 15 at Mardel, 3300 S Boulevard.
Mateer will teach writers how to discover their writing pace.
For more information, email Erin Young at email@example.com or go to the group's blog at http://okcchristianfictionwriters.blogspot.com.
Theater to perform ‘Mockingbird'
“To Kill a Mockingbird” will be performed from Friday through Sept. 30 at the Poteet Theatre at St. Luke's United Methodist Church, 222 NW 15.
Thursday, Friday and Saturday performances will begin at 8 p.m. and the Sunday matinee begins at 3 p.m.
Tickets are $20. For tickets, call the theater's box office at 609-1023 or go to www.poteettheatre.com.
District group plans workshop
The East Zion Consolidated District Associated Ministers, Ministers Wives, and Widows group will sponsor a “Young Adult Empowerment Workshop from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 15 at Fairview Baptist Church, 1700 NE 7. The theme for the workshop is “I Like Me,” based on Psalm 139:14.
The focus of the workshop is to encourage young adults ages 18-35.
Cost is $10. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Breakfast and lunch will be served. Daycare is provided.
For more information, call Dollie Sherrill at 229-9462 or the Rev. Kelly Booker at 424-3451.