Oral Roberts University presents Noel, a Musical Celebration of Christmas featuring Citizen Way Friday November 30, 2018. Enjoy the sounds of the holiday season during a festive evening filled with a variety of musical performances by ORU’s music department, ORU Worship, Pianist Barron Ryan and Contemporary Christian Band Citizen Way. All children are welcome to visit with Santa Claus and enjoy sweet treats, games and hands-on activities prior to the concert. Please join us at 6:00pm for children’s activities in the Mabee Center concourse. The concert begins at 7:00pm.
Free with the gift of a new unwrapped toy to be donated to a child in the Tulsa area through the Salvation Army.
When Ben Calhoun started CITIZEN WAY, he could never have foreseen the path that’s led them to where they are today. From their college band beginnings in the Midwest to becoming a voice of hope heard throughout the world, the mission of CITIZEN WAY – lead singer/guitarist Ben Calhoun, drummer David Blascoe and guitarist/background vocalist Daniel Olsson – has never wavered.
“We want to be like Billy Graham with a guitar, sharing the Gospel with as many people as we can,” Ben says. The members of CITIZEN WAY consider themselves “musicianaries,” or musicians with a missionary-like calling. “It’s not just music for music’s sake; it’s music with a message,” David says. “We write and sing about the things that we do because of the impact they’ve had on our lives, and we want to share that. Click here to read more.