Good News 50 UPDATE

Due to the COVID19 pandemic, we are postponing the GOOD NEWS 50 Reunion and Concert to May 29-30, 2021. Please help us get the word out! We will be sending an email to those who have updated their contact information using the GN50 Contact Info Form (Step #1 below).

 

Calling all GOOD NEWS alumni and sponsors! 

We are so excited to celebrate the 50th year of

GOOD NEWS with a Reunion Concert, May 29-30, 2021! 

     See the schedule below for all of the details of the GN50 Reunion.

     Conducting the Reunion Choir are former directors: Gene Shepherd, Tim Searby, and current director Laurin Hill, worship minister at Lincoln Christian Church. We will also have other special guests as well including Keith Davenport, the founder of Good News Publishing Company!

     The Reunion Choir will sing five songs for the concert, plus a men's song and women's song - favorite songs from each decade as well as hear from the current Good News and T.R.A.S.H. This will be a blast! Please plan on joining us!

     AND we need your group photos of when you were on Good News Tour! We are missing several years of photos - especially the large group photos, please share any photos or programs you may have. Thank you!

Step #1 - UPDATE YOUR CONTACT INFO

On the GN50 Contact Info Form, please update your contact information to receive more details about the Good News 50 Reunion as well as tell us what years you were in Good News (or sponsored Good News), a favorite song, a favorite memory and "yes", "no", or "maybe" if you'll be participating in the GN50 Reunion Concert.

Please note, this is just updating your contact information and to be kept informed on the contact list, you are not registering for the actual event.

Registration for 2021 will open in September 2020.


Click here to fill out the GN50 Contact Info Form to receive more info about the GN50 Reunion. 


If you have already submitted the GN50 Contact Info Form, proceed to Step #2 - GN50 Event Registration.

Step #2 - GN50 Event Registration will open in September 2020.

Step #2 - GN50 Event registration

GN50 Event Registration will open in September 2020.


Please fill out this form to actually register for the GN50 Reunion Concert.

On this form, you'll tell us what vocal part you will sing, riser preference (seated vs. standing), you have the opportunity to order a GN50 Reunion T-shirt ,for $15 and register for the pre-concert meal. 

(Please register for pre-concert meal by May 15.)




Once you have submitted the GN50 Event Registration form you will receive a confirmation email and a link/password to access the music we will sing for the concert.

gn50 reunion concert schedule

Saturday, May 29, 2021

(Saturday will either be at the church or at LCU - TBD)


9 - 10 a.m. Breakfast fellowship with memory displays


10 - 11 a.m. Rehearsal


11 a.m. – 1 p.m. (lunch on your own)


1 – 3 p.m. Rehearsal


Evening free


Sunday, May 30, 2021


We will sing one feature song in each of our LCC church services (times are 8:15 a.m. both Sanctuary and Fellowship Center, 

9:30 and 11 a.m. in the Fellowship Center)


2 – 4 p.m. Rehearsal at LCU Chapel


4:30 p.m. Pre-concert Dinner: provided for you and your family in Henderson Hall at LCU


6:00 p.m. GN50 Reunion Concert


Following the concert we will tear down the staging and bring to the church, please plan to stay and help!


We will collect a love offering at the concert to help support the continued ministry of Good News.


We will also video the concert for those who wish to order.


We will wear black tops and either blue jeans with no holes or black pants/skirts.


If you have a black folder to use for your music, please bring it with you. We will have a limited number available for use during the concert.


Please listen and rehearse the music on your own before your arrival! We only have a few hours to rehearse together, we will not have time to teach you the music. You will be able to use your music during the concert if you wish.


If you will have already printed your music and plan to bring it with you, please email Laurin Hill at laurin.hill@lincolnchristianchurch.org and let him know. Otherwise we will have enough music for those who have registered at Saturday's rehearsal.

HOTEL INFORMATION

We will have a couple of room blocks at the following local hotels for those of you traveling in.

The room blocks will be available for you to contact the hotels directly to make your reservation in September 2020. Check back here for updates.

Help GET THE WORD OUT!

Know other Good News alumni and sponsors? Help us get the word out! Send this graphic to invite them to join us at the Good News 50th Year Reunion Concert on May 29-30, 2021!