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Falls Creek Initiates Early Release of Camp
Jun18

Falls Creek Initiates Early Release of Camp

FALLS CREEK, Oklahoma–In response to infrastructure challenges from the massive rainfall in the area, Falls Creek Baptist Conference Center today announced that campers will be released early from Week 3 of Falls Creek. Brian Hobbs, spokesman for Falls Creek said, “Our leaders have carefully surveyed the campgrounds. Although Falls Creek waters are receding and facilities have been unaffected, the rising Washita River is affecting our...

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PHOTOS: 2015 SBC Annual Meeting
Jun16

PHOTOS: 2015 SBC Annual Meeting

COLUMBUS, OH–The annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention is taking place in Columbus, Ohio, June 16-17. It was preceded by the SBC Pastors’ Conference and other events. The following photo page provides highlights from the meeting, as well as Oklahomans attending the meeting.

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Humility, intimacy urged at Pastors’ Conference
Jun16

Humility, intimacy urged at Pastors’ Conference

COLUMBUS, Ohio (BP)—Pastors and churches must humble themselves and pursue a closer walk with God if they want to experience His peace, joy and purpose, speakers said at the 2015 Southern Baptist Pastors’ Conference, June 14-15. The conference, focusing on the theme “He Must Increase” from John the Baptist’s statement in John 3:30, preceded the Southern Baptist Convention’s (SBC) annual meeting at the Greater Columbus Convention...

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Reaping results!
Jun15

Reaping results!

The largest organization in almost all Oklahoma Baptist churches is its Sunday School or small group equivalent (LifeGroup, Connection Group, etc.) The Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma’s ReConnect Sunday School Initiative has a vision of connecting the church’s largest organization with the church’s most important task—fulfilling the Great Commission. BGCO ReConnect Sunday School point person Bob Mayfield said, “It seems obvious...

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Oklahoma Baptists Enhance Training to Enlarge Response to Widespread Flooding
May26

Oklahoma Baptists Enhance Training to Enlarge Response to Widespread Flooding

NORMAN–The Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma’s (BGCO) Disaster Relief Office is offering special training Wed., May 27-Fri., May 29 in several locations across the state “to teach Oklahomans who have had homes or businesses flooded how to care for their properties by properly cleaning and removing mold,” said Sam Porter, BGCO Disaster Relief Director. The classes will be conducted in Bixby, Durant, Elk City, Lawton, Norman...

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