Gospel singer William McDowell will perform Friday night at a special event presented by Ashland Theological Seminary at Second Ebenezer Church in Detroit. (Rick Diamond)
Handel’s “We Praise
Thee, O God!”
Featuring soloists, the Westminster Chancel Choir and Chamber Orchestra, and Dalos Grobe, Westminster’s drector of music/organist performing Handel’s Organ Concerto in F. 1:15-2:15 p.m. Free. Westminster Church of Detroit, 17567 Hubbell St. (313) 341-2697, ext. 200.
A service in remembrance of the departed faithful performed by the Choir of Men and Girls. 4:30 p.m. Christ Church Grosse Pointe, 61 Grosse Pointe Blvd., Grosse Pointe Farms. (313) 885-4841.
Requiem for the Innocents
Presented by 40 Days for Life and performed by local composers and musicians. 7:30 p.m. Free. St. Malachy Church, 14115 E. 14 Mile, Sterling Heights. (586) 264-1220.
Lunch with Modern Irish hymn writer Keith Getty
Songwriter Keith Getty (“In Christ Alone”; “The Power of the Cross”; “Christ Is Risen”) shares ideas, encouragement and instruction on the importance of theologically-rich lyrics, the craft of well-written songs, and the roles of pastor, worship leader, choir and congregation in the church service. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. $5. Highland Park Baptist Church, 28600 Lahser Road, Southfield. Registration deadline Monday.
Arise and Worship
A special evening for the family filled with songs of praise and worship, celebration and adoration presented by Ashland Theological Seminary. Featuring William McDowell, a leading voice and pioneer in modern worship. 7-10 p.m. Second Ebenezer Church, 14601 Dequindre St., Detroit. (313) 872-7322.
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