Faith Notes-Weekend: Jan. 30-31
The weekend is finally here.
There are several noteworthy events taking place at metro churches:
Saturday, Jan. 30
-- A women's conference with the theme "Celebrating Girlfriends and Gratitude" will be 8:45 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Christ the King Catholic Church, 8005 Dorset Drive. The event is being sponsored by the women of Christ the King and All Souls’ Episcopal Church. Guest speakers are broadcast journalist Robin Marsh and Christian speaker, author and entertainer Vonda Skelton. Breakout sessions plus a workshop called "Wine and Chocolate" also are planned. Cost is $25 per person, which includes lunch. For more information, call 242-4521 or email email@example.com. Register online at www.ckokc.org/ladies-of-grace-conference.
-- "Therese: The Story of a Soul" will be presented at 3 p.m. at the Catholic Pastoral Center, 7501 Northwest Expressway. The live theatrical one-woman drama will be performed by actress Audrey Ahern and directed by Patti Defilippis of St. Luke Productions. The presentation is described as a "face-to-face encounter with St. Therese of Lisieux. Admission is a free-will offering. For more information call 778-1107.
Sunday, Jan. 31
-- The Rev. Arnelious Crenshaw Jr.'s 32nd ministerial anniversary will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Northeast Church of Christ, 4817 Martin Luther King Ave. For more information, call 424-4603 or go to www.necoc.org.
... And beyond
Noted conductor Anton Armstrong will lead the St. Olaf Choir in a special concert set for 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, at First Presbyterian Church of Oklahoma City, 1001 NW 25.
Tickets are $25 for adults and $10 for students.
Armstrong, who has been the choir's conductor for the past 25 years, said it is one of America's pace-setting choral ensembles, a collegiate choir that sings at a professional level. The conductor visited Oklahoma City in April 2015 to conduct a choir of Oklahomans for a concert observing the 20th anniversary of the Oklahoma City bombing.
For tickets, go to stolaf.edu/tickets or call (800)363-5487.