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Messenger Insight 255 –  Single Parenting Today
Jun02

Messenger Insight 255 – Single Parenting Today

Single Parenting Today Pam Kanaly and Randy Davis talk about the challenges of single parenting and opportunities for the church. https://media.blubrry.com/messengerinsight/p/www.baptistmessenger.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Messenger-Insight-255-Single-Parenting-Today.mp3Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Play in new window | Download...

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Q&A with SBC presidential candidates: What are the three greatest challenges facing the SBC?
Jun01

Q&A with SBC presidential candidates: What are the three greatest challenges facing the SBC?

A new president will be elected at the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) Annual Meeting in St. Louis, June 14-15. This week’s Baptist Messenger presents information on the three SBC presidential candidates. David Crosby 1. We must get out of our buildings and into our communities. We are plagued with the mentality that people “go to church.” This says that “church” is a location somewhere. We need the reverse: “Churches go to people.”...

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Jenks & OKC churches to host VBS events for foster parents, kids
May31

Jenks & OKC churches to host VBS events for foster parents, kids

Jenks, First will be the site for a weekend Vacation Bible School (VBS), July 29-30, designed to help foster care parents receive their annual required 12 hours of training, while their foster children enjoy VBS. Teri Blanton serves as Oklahoma Baptist Homes for Children’s (OBHC) Foster Care Coordinator and is working with Jenks, First to provide this VBS experience. The Baptist Messenger recently announced a week-long VBS will be at...

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Messenger Insight 254 –  Steve Russell
May26

Messenger Insight 254 – Steve Russell

An Interview with U.S. Congressman Steve Russell  Rep. Steve Russell of Oklahoma’s 5th Congressional District talks about religious liberty, faith and current issues. https://media.blubrry.com/messengerinsight/p/www.baptistmessenger.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/Messenger-Insight-254-Steve-Russell.mp3Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Play in new window | Download...

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A ‘TEaM’ effort: New disaster relief building planned
May20

A ‘TEaM’ effort: New disaster relief building planned

According to Sam Porter, Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma (BGCO) DR director, the ministry will be even more effective with a staging center for personnel and relief goods to be dispatched to disaster sites. Porter and leaders with the BGCO have cast a vision to create the Oklahoma Baptist Disaster Relief TEaM (Training, Equipment and Mobilization) Center. Since Oklahoma Baptist DR was born in 1973, teams have served in major...

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