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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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Oklahoma Baptists to Take Leading Role in Flood Response
May25

Oklahoma Baptists to Take Leading Role in Flood Response

After massive flooding, which affected dozens of counties across Oklahoma with home damage and roads and bridges damage, Sam Porter, director of disaster relief for the Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma (BGCO) announced that the relief organization is enacting major plans toward flood recovery. Here are some of the ways Oklahoma Baptists will be involved in flood relief and recovery. Feeding Oklahoma Baptists Disaster Relief will...

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BGCO Announces New Conference Centers Director
May24

BGCO Announces New Conference Centers Director

  The Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma (BGCO) today announced Jason Langley as its incoming BGCO Conference Centers Director. Langley, who currently serves as senior pastor of Mannford, Lakeside, immediately follows James Swain, who recently was named Equipping Team Leader for the BGCO. Anthony L. Jordan, BGCO Executive Director-Treasurer said, “We are so pleased to welcome Jason Langley as the new Conference Centers...

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Oklahoma Baptists Surpass 10,000 Meals Prepared for Disaster Relief; Continue to Clear Debris
May12

Oklahoma Baptists Surpass 10,000 Meals Prepared for Disaster Relief; Continue to Clear Debris

Disaster Relief volunteers with the Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma (BGCO) continue to serve storm victims in Oklahoma. According to Dave Karr, an official with the BGCO disaster relief, as of Tuesday, May 12, more than 10,000 meals have been prepared by Oklahoma Baptist disaster relief workers in the wake of the May 6 storms.  On Monday alone, they prepared 2,350 meals and also completed six chain saw debris clean up jobs, as...

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