Faith Notes: Weekend May 30-31
Here are several faith-themed events scheduled in the Oklahoma City metro area: Sunday, May 31 — The Southern Gospel quartet Forgiven will perform at 3 p.m. in the parking lot of Mayfair Heights United Methodist Church, 3131 NW 50. Church leaders said the free event will include free ice cream and cookies. The... Read More
'Draw Muhammad' contest planned in Phoenix
An Phoenix area anti-Muslim activist is planning a "draw Muhammad" cartoon contest and rally in Phoenix on Friday, KPNX reports.
The event is being dubbed a "Freedom of Speech Rally" and comes three weeks after a similar event in Garland, Texas, that prompted violence by two alleged ISIS sympathizers.
The... Read More
'The forget-me-nots of the angels'
Memorial Day is a time for remembering, with flowers representing what Henry Wadsworth Longfellow called "the forget-me-nots of the angels" — or, in some cases, smelly irises and lilacs. Read More