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October 18, 2013

Religion Briefs


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Ada —

Bible study scheduled on worldwide number system

New Life Apostolic Faith Church conducts a special Bible study on Revelation 13 about how a new chip will be put into each person in the world. Church leaders say the Bible teaches against this number system that they say will happen in 2017. For more information, phone M.D. Bates, pastor, at 436-1765.

 

Benefit concert, Mud Run set for Friday, Saturday

It’s a Child’s Life Foundation Orphan Love 2013 benefit concert is 7-9 p.m. today featuring Zane Williams and Tildon Gillum. The 2013 Mud Run is Saturday featuring a 5K obstacle course. For more information, visit www.itsachildslife.org or search It’s a Child’s Life on Facebook or Twitter.

 

Youth invited to attend ABT; transportation available

ABT welcomes young people. Each Saturday, the bus workers of ABT go out into the Ada area to meet and invite  young people to ride their buses to church. They are met by Sunday school teachers who share life-changing truths from the Word of God. The Children’s Church workers lead them in age appropriate worship.

ABT loves kids and invites all to come. For more information or transportation, please call church office at 580-436-4546.

 

Ladies Breakfast set for Saturday at College Heights

College Heights Baptist Church invites all ladies interested in good food and Christian fellowship to attend at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, for Ladies Breakfast. College Heights is located at 927 E. 7th St. in Ada. For more information, call Pat at 421-6556.

 

Heroes Unmasked set for Oct. 30 at Life Community Church

Life Community Church is hosting a community event, Heroes Unmasked, from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30 at the church.  

This free event is an alternative to the traditional Halloween event.  There will be out door games, food and prizes, as well as indoor activities.

 

Crosspointe Church celebrates with Treat Street Oct. 31

Crosspointe Church invites the public to Treat Street Thursday, Oct. 31, 7-8:30 p.m. Church members and local businesses will decorate their vehicles and distribute candy. The church is located at 631 W. 33rd St. south of the State Highway 3 Bypass at Oak Avenue exit. For more information, visit www.crosspointeada.com.

 

Community Thanksgiving service scheduled Nov. 24

The 21st annual community Thanksgiving service will be held at 6 p.m. Nov. 24 at Ada First Baptist Church, 521 S. Broadway. This year’s speaker will be the Rev. Bob Langston, director of local missions and pastoral care at First United Methodist Church.

 

Bread of Life Ministry to feed hungry residents in Ada area

Bread of Life Ministry, hosted by Ada First Baptist Church, feeds the hungry in the Ada community from 5:30-6:30 p.m. the third Thursday of each month in the church dining room, 521 S. Broadway.

 

Tickets on sale for annual Smorgasbord Dinner

The 63rd annual St. Joseph Smorgasbord Dinner is Sunday, Nov. 10. Serving times are 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Dinner will be served in the parish hall at 1300 E. Beverly. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children (ages 4 to 10), and can be purchased from parishoners or by contacting the parish office.

The dinner will include Swedish meatballs, garlic cheese grits, broccoli casserole, curried fruit and turkey. The bazaar will be located in the educational building. 

A raffle will be held for a Kindle Fire HDX. For more information, call 580-332-4811.

 

Miller to perform at ECU

ADA — Three brothers – Clayton, Cole and L.D. Miller — simply known as Miller, will bring their mix of blues and rock to the Hallie Brown Ford Fine Arts Center at East Central University on Thursday, Oct. 24, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $18 and may be purchased online at tickets.ecok.edu or at the box office the night of the show.

Cole and L.D. became famous after winning second-place on the first season of NBC’s "America’s Got Talent" and have headlined 10 months at the Tropicana in Las Vegas. They also appeared on "The Ellen Show" and "The Today Show."

As for the band Miller, older brother Clayton plays guitar, Cole is the drummer and L.D. is a harmonica prodigy. All three brothers share the vocals.  They have opened for or shared the stage with Stevie Wonder, Alicia Keys, India Arie, Kanye West, Jamie Foxx, Ziggy Marley and Joss Stone.

 Those who want to make it a dinner-and-show night can present their season ticket patron card and receive a 10 percent discount at Blue Moon Café, Chili’s Bar and Grill, Rib Crib, Santa Fe Cattle Co., and Vintage 22 on the night of performance. 

The 2013-14 fine arts season is sponsored by the ECU Foundation, Inc., Oklahoma Arts Council, Communication Federal Credit Union, Vision Bank, Citizen’s Bank, Blue Moon Café, Santa Fe Cattle Co., ECU Bookstore, San Remos Pizzaria and Magic T’s.

 For more information about the performance, contact the Hallie Brown Ford Fine Arts Center Box Office, 580-559-5751 or visit tickets.ecok.edu.