For Immediate Release

For more information & interviews contact:

Howard Adams - Lectureship Chairman (432) 520-7777 or (432) 935-1427 OR Richard Oldham - Host Minister (432) 620-9290 or (432) 634-8781 OR Karen McAfee (432) 570-9147 or (432) 553-1142 email:

On Saturday, April 12 through Thursday, April 17th, the 55th Annual West

Texas Lectureship will be held in Midland at the Lee Street Church of Christ, 101 N. Lee

Street. Ministers from several states have prepared 30-minute lectures to present using this

year’s theme: "Crucified with Christ—The Gospel of Grace in Galatians and Related


A musical will kick off this year's event on Saturday, April 12, 4 to 8 p.m., featuring several

out-of-town a cappella singing groups. There will be congregational singing as well followed

by a fellowship meal in the church’s activity building. On Sunday, April 13, the schedule

includes morning worship from 9:55 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; lunch provided in the Activity

Building; afternoon sessions from 2 to 5 p.m. and evening worship from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Monday through Wednesday sessions are from 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., 1:15 to 5 p.m., and 7

to 9 p.m. Thursday morning sessions are from 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. with a banquet 7 to 9

p.m. at the Petroleum Club, 501 W. Wall Street.

For more information, contact Howard Adams, Lectureship Chairman, (432) 520-7777 or

(432) 935-1427.

The above information has been provided by The Lee Street Church of Christ and distributed by the Midland Convention & Visitors Bureau. This event is projected to bring in $131,250 in direct visitor spending to the Midland economy.

The mission of the Midland Convention & Visitors Bureau is to encourage economic growth by developing, promoting, enhancing and supporting Midland as a vibrant visitor destination