For Immediate Release

For more information & interviews contact:
Richard Oldham , Lectureship Chairman and Host Minister: 432‐620‐9290 or 432‐634‐8781
Or Karen McAfee, 432‐570‐9147 or 432‐553‐1142,

Midland, Texas —On Saturday, April 11, through Thursday, April 16, 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: "Set Apart from the World by God's Truth ‐ What Bible Christians Believe.” The event typically brings in around a hundred out‐of‐town visitors to attend the six‐day lectureship. 

A musical will kick off this year's event on Saturday, April 11, 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 12, the schedule includes morning worship from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; lunch provided in the Activity Building; afternoon sessions from 2 to 3:45 p.m. and evening worship from 4:15 to 5:30 p.m.  Monday through Wednesday sessions are from 9 to 11:45 a.m., 1:30 to 5 p.m., and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday morning sessions are from 9 to 11:45 a.m. with a banquet from 7 to 9 p.m. at Green Tree Country Club, 4900 Green Tree Blvd.

For more information, contact Lectureship Chairman and Host Minister Richard Oldham at 432‐620‐9290 or 432‐634‐8781. 

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

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 $137,250 in direct visitor spending to the Midland economy.