The Oakdale Evangelical Free Church in Meriden will be hosting The Schimpps in concert on Sunday, March 25 at 6 p.m.
The Schimpps are comprised of husband and wife, Gary and Carmen, and their daughters Dawn, Andrea and Heather. This family has recorded two albums, "Precious Memories" and "Tomorrow on my Mind." The Schimpps have been performing consistently throughout the Midwest since 1983 when Gary was director of promotions of Minnesota Christian Broadcasters, Inc.
The Schimpps are charter members of the Midwest Quarter Association, whose purpose is to spread the word of God and the knowledge of Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord through Southern Gospel music throughout the Midwest region.
It is the desire of The Schimpps to present an enjoyable concert designed to encourage and enlighten those in attendance. The public is welcome and a freewill offering will be taken.