Award winning southern gospel singer Brenda Copeland from Point, Texas will speak at the North Platte Christian Women’s groups in mid-February.

A breast cancer survivor, Brenda is inspiring and humorous as she relates “My Story in Song,” organizers say.

Copeland began singing at age 3 and has 15 Gospel music albums. She has been awarded several music awards including soloist of the year, female vocalist of the year and entertainer of the year.

The North Platte After-Five group will meet at 7 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 18 at Parkview Community Church, 1802 N. Jeffers.

The cost is $7, which includes a meal.

Men are invited to come as Brenda entertains for the evening with her testimony and songs. Reservations must be made by Feb. 15 to Donna Beardsley 308-532-5252 or Arlene Cross 308-534-9630.

Please report cancellations to Donna by 9 a.m. on Monday, Feb 18.

Tuesday Morning Brunch is at 9:15 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, at the First Christian Church, 420 N. Vine. Use the back door. The cost is $5. Brenda Copeland will also provide the music.

Reservations must be made by Sunday, Feb. 17 to Darlene Small at 308-532-2971 or Konnie Wemple at 308-532-4268.

Cancellations must be phoned in by 9 a.m. Monday, Feb. 16.