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Okla. Baptist Leader: HB2347 undercuts ‘The Oklahoma Standard,’ jeopardizes Oklahoma ministries
May09

Okla. Baptist Leader: HB2347 undercuts ‘The Oklahoma Standard,’ jeopardizes Oklahoma ministries

OKLAHOMA CITY—Dr. Anthony L. Jordan, executive director-treasurer of the Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma (BGCO), today called Oklahoma House Bill 2347 “an affront to The Oklahoma Standard.” HB 2347 would cap the itemized deduction for Oklahoma state income tax filers at $17,000 annually, and Jordan believes the measure would undermine charitable giving in the state and impede the ability of nonprofits and ministries to serve...

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Messenger Insight 275 – An interview with Pastor Brad Graves
May09

Messenger Insight 275 – An interview with Pastor Brad Graves

An interview with Pastor Brad Graves Pastor Brad Graves of Ada’s First Baptist Church talks about continued revival in Ada and of his nomination to be president of the SBC Pastors’ Conference.   https://media.blubrry.com/messengerinsight/p/cdn.baptistmessenger.com/2017/05/09075302/Messenger-Insight-275-Brad-Graves.mp3Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Play in new window | Download...

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Q&A Focus: Laurie to lead Harvest evangelism mega-rally in Phoenix, June 11
May06

Q&A Focus: Laurie to lead Harvest evangelism mega-rally in Phoenix, June 11

The Baptist Messenger recently sat down with renowned evangelist and pastor Greg Laurie, who has been holding Harvest Crusades, which are large-scale evangelistic outreach events throughout the United States and abroad, since 1990. In the interview, Laurie talks about the upcoming Harvest event in Phoenix. Baptist Messenger: We are so excited about Harvest America evangelism event coming up to Phoenix, Arizona on June 11, which will...

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Oklahoma Baptist Disaster Relief provides aid following severe storms
May03

Oklahoma Baptist Disaster Relief provides aid following severe storms

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla.— Oklahoma Baptist Disaster Relief (DR) is in Eastern, Central and Western Oklahoma this week assisting those affected by downed trees and flooding from severe weather across the state last weekend and wildfires earlier in 2017. “Some of these large, old trees that our trained chainsaw crews are cutting down would be around $3,000 to be removed. So we want to go in and help those people in need in that...

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El Mensajero – Primavera 2017
Apr11

El Mensajero – Primavera 2017

Since 1912, the Baptist Messenger has been informing and inspiring Oklahoma Baptists and other Christians throughout the state. As an added publication, the Baptist Messenger is pleased to introduce El Mensajero Bautista. This new printed quarterly newsjournal is also available here online, to inform and inspire you. Featuring known Hispanic leaders in Oklahoma, this publication will offer viewpoints, columns and news that matters...

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