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2018 Annual Meeting brings Him glory: Dilbeck installed as state exec during 112th BGCO meeting
Nov15

2018 Annual Meeting brings Him glory: Dilbeck installed as state exec during 112th BGCO meeting

  EDMOND—The 2018 annual meeting of the Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma (BGCO) featured many highlights, including the installation of Hance Dilbeck as the ninth executive director-treasurer in the state convention’s history. More than 650 registered messengers, and many more guests, gathered at Edmond, First on Nov. 12-13 for the 112th annual meeting of the BGCO, which had the theme of “To Him be the Glory in the Church.”...

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Oklahoma Baptists encouraged to attend Nov. 13 Foster Care rally at Edmond, First
Nov08

Oklahoma Baptists encouraged to attend Nov. 13 Foster Care rally at Edmond, First

  EDMOND—Leaders with the Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma (BGCO) will focus on solutions to Oklahoma’s foster care crisis during a special, free event at 6:30 p.m. Tues., Nov. 13 at Edmond, First, 1300 E 33rd St. The event, “The Gospel, the Church & Foster Care,” will feature resources and representatives from faith-based agencies focused on meeting the needs of the more than 8,500 Oklahoma children currently in DHS...

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Oklahoma Baptists will gather to bring Him glory
Nov08

Oklahoma Baptists will gather to bring Him glory

EDMOND – The 112th Annual Meeting of the Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma (BGCO) will take place at Edmond, First, Nov. 12-13. The meeting will feature various times of business, fellowship and worship, under the theme “To Him Be the GLORY in the Church,” based on Eph. 3:20-21. The Oklahoma Pastors’ Conference and Missions Celebration will commence prior to the BGCO Annual Meeting. Both events begin at 9 a.m. on Mon., Nov. 12....

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Messenger Insight 323 – James Emery White on reaching the lost
Nov07

Messenger Insight 323 – James Emery White on reaching the lost

Hear popular author and pastor Dr. James Emery White discuss evangelism and the church. To learn more about White’s session at the upcoming State Evangelism Conference, visit sec.okbaptist.com. https://media.blubrry.com/messengerinsight/p/cdn.baptistmessenger.com/2018/10/31154609/Messenger-Insight-323-Dr.-James-Emery-White.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (21.3MB) Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Play |...

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IMB taps Paul Chitwood as presidential candidate
Nov06

IMB taps Paul Chitwood as presidential candidate

RICHMOND, Va.—The International Mission Board trustees’ presidential search committee announced Tuesday (Nov. 6) that the committee will recommend Paul Chitwood, 48, to be elected as the 173-year-old entity’s 13th president. The vote to elect Chitwood is scheduled for the Nov. 15 plenary session during their IMB board meeting in Richmond. Hance Dilbeck, Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma Executive Director-Treasurer,...

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