Special to The Hays Daily News

Tickets are still available for the Festival of Faith on Sept. 13.

Tickets are $7 each and can be purchased at the Hays Area Chamber of Commerce office located inside the Hays Welcome Center, 2700 Vine.

The festival, themed "God Has a Plan," will be from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center on the Fort Hays State University campus.

Recording artist Twila Paris will be the featured guest at the 18th annual non-denominational gathering of the faith community in Ellis County. The festival is co-sponsored by the chamber and the Ellis County Ministerial Alliance.

As a singer/songwriter, Paris has released 22 albums, amassed 33 No. 1 singles and was named the Gospel Music Association Female Vocalist of the Year an astounding three times.

She has recorded hits like "He Is Exalted," "How Beautiful," and "We Bow Down."

During the Festival of Faith, Paris will share her story and experiences as well as several of her well-known songs.

For more information, contact the chamber at (785) 628-8201.