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We are family: Five Oklahoma Baptist pastor families demonstrate Christ’s love through adoption, foster care
May17

We are family: Five Oklahoma Baptist pastor families demonstrate Christ’s love through adoption, foster care

Scripture levels that same challenge in its clear picture of adoption, the importance it places on children and its regard for orphans. Oklahoma Southern Baptists have responded to that call by establishing a thriving children’s home ministry before the territory achieved statehood, and long before legalized abortion became a flash point. Today, several young pastors and their families are following in the footsteps of their...

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The wages of ‘March Madness’
Mar11

The wages of ‘March Madness’

March was once defined by a lion and a lamb, not from a Christian perspective, but based on the weather.  That’s all changed. The word now most often associated with the third month is, “Madness,” as in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship. March Madness runs for three weeks, ushering fans through the Sweet 16, the Elite Eight and finally to one our nation’s most iconic events, The Final Four.  It is a tournament best characterized...

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