'Noonday" Holy Week services continue Tuesday at First United Methodist Church with District Attorney Craig Ladd as the featured speaker.
Services begin at noon in the Colvert Ministry Center and include an optional light lunch for $5. The Lenten observance concludes in less than an hour so those who work might be able to return in a timely manner.
Ladd, has served as District District Attorney since February 2006. Prior to being appointed to the post he served as an assistant district attorney for 9 1/2 years. He obtained his bachelors degree from Texas Tech University in 1993, and his Juris Doctorate (law degree) from the University of Oklahoma in 1996.
A member of FUMC, Ladd is also a member of Kiwanis, and serves on the board of directors for both the March of Dimes, and the Oklahoma District Attorney's Association, as well as a member of the Oklahoma District Attorney's Council Executive Committee. He formerly served on Board of Directors for Mental Health Services of Southern Oklahoma and Adult Day Services.
Ladd and his wife, Meredith, have three sons.
The Living Lord's Supper, a dramatic presentation fashioned after DaVinci's famous painting, will also be featured at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday in FUMC Sanctuary. Holy Communion will be served. No Cost reservations can be made for either night by calling the church office at (580) 223-5390 Ext. 301.
FUMC is located at the corner of West Main Street and E Street NW. The Colvert Ministry Center is located north of the church at the corner of West Broadway Street and E Street NW.