Christian musician Brenda Redd Bates performs her "No Compromise" and "Break These Chains" shows Sunday, May 24, at the First Baptist Church. Bates is touring the country to perform the programs, which are about her commitment to Christianity. The first concert begins at 11 a.m. and the second at 6 p.m., 1144 W. Columbia Lane.

Bates has sung at the Evangelism Conference of the Southern Baptist Convention and at the North American Mission Board. She has also appeared on the Trinity broadcast Network. She has ministered in nine states and the Bahamas. Her concerts consist of contemporary and inspirational selections to minister and inspire and to present the challenge toward Christian commitment.