The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

April 11, 2013

Local News Briefs for 4-12-13

Enid News and Eagle

Final hootenanny of season is Saturday

The last Hennessey Hometown Hootenanny of the season will be Saturday.

Special start time is 6:45 p.m. at the Hennessey Public Library Auditorium, 525 S. Main. Open mic begins at 6:15 with Sherry Waggoner Crites and Aniston Crites of Drummond, and Amy Lavicky of Stillwater.

Lineup for the show includes Head Over Heels Cheer Group; Owen Pickard; Maddox Ross; Pearl Kale, of Dover; Kylie Kliewer, Enid High School student; Jackie Goucher Short, Oklahoma City attorney; Terry Runnels, Oklahoma City musician; and Buck Goucher, of Hennessey.

Hennessey Lioness Club will serve refreshments at intermission.

Admission is $4 for adults and $1 for children ages 6-12. Proceeds will go to Hennessey United.

For more information, go to hennesseyhometown, or call Cathy Howard at (405) 853-6212.

Bolerjack is slated to appear in Sunday concert

Blake Bolerjack will be in concert at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at New Hopedale Mennonite Church in Meno.

Bolerjack sings classic favorites and Christian contemporary music. He has appeared with The Booth Brothers and Greater Vision, and has been on TBN programming several times.

Bolerjack has been in full-time concert ministry since June 2005, sharing concerts in churches and other venues.

Author to be at Emmanuel Baptist

Paul Young, author of “The Shack” and “Crossroads” will be at Emmanuel Baptist Church for the 8:30, 9:45, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday services.

He also will be at Ruth’s Christian Book Store at Oakwood Mall for a meet-and-greet book signing at 3 p.m. Sunday.

Hillsdale Bible Church conference set

Hillsdale Bible Church will hold a two- day conference this weekend on “Educating Students for Spiritual Maturity.”

Guest speaker Dr. Christopher Cone is the current president of Tyndale Theological Seminary and Biblical Institute, where he is a professor of Bible and Theology. He also serves as pastor of Tyndale Bible Church. He is the author of several books, including “Redacted Dominionism: A Biblical Approach to Grounding Environmental Responsibility” and “The Bible in Government and Society.”  

There will be three sessions, 2-6:30 p.m. Saturday, with a meal to be served. Dr. Cone also will lead three sessions on Sunday: 9:45 a.m., 10:45 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. There is no charge.

To RSVP or obtain more information, please call Hillsdale Bible Church at (580) 635-2233.