The Miracles to perform at Huntington College

FOR RELEASE
2002-10-25

Huntington, Ind.— The Miracles choir of The Baddour Center in Senatobia, Miss., will perform at Huntington College on November 8, 2002, at 7:00 p.m. in the Longaker Recital Hall.

Twenty-three members compose the choir that performs in four-part harmony. The Baddour Center is a residential community for 180 adults with mild and moderate mental retardation. The purpose of The Miracles is to witness to God’s abundant love and to demonstrate the potential of people with mental retardation.

The Miracles travel over 15,000 miles and perform 80 concerts each year, including performances at The White House, The Kennedy Center, Disney World, and others.

Faith Ury, a member since 1993, said of her chance to serve God, “I’m not the best singer in the group, but Jesus is the reason I sing. He means more to me than I can say.”

Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for students and seniors. Call the Merillat Centre Box Office at (260) 359-4261for more information or to reserve tickets. Office hours are Monday-Friday 9 a.m.- 4 p.m.

Huntington College is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 60 academic concentrations. US News & World Report ranks Huntington among the Top 10 comprehensive colleges in the Midwest. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington College is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in Huntington, Indiana.

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Heather Barkley
Director of Communications
260.359.4129
Joanne Green
Sports Information Director
260.359.4284