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Messenger Insight 337 – Faith & Family Night with the OKC Dodgers
Jul08

Messenger Insight 337 – Faith & Family Night with the OKC Dodgers

On July 20, at the OKC Bricktown Ballpark, hear evangelist Scott Dawson, Sen. James Lankford, musician Jeremy Camp, among others. https://media.blubrry.com/messengerinsight/p/cdn.baptistmessenger.com/2019/07/02090914/Messenger-Insight-337-Scott-Dawson.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (23.0MB) Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Spotify |...

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Explainer: What’s happening with children at the southern border?
Jul02

Explainer: What’s happening with children at the southern border?

**EDITOR’S NOTE: This article originally appeared on www.erlc.com** Recent outcry over issues at the United States–Mexico border broke out after reporting from the Associated Press revealed unconscionable conditions for child migrants in government custody in a facility near El Paso, Texas. The AP story highlighted concerns from a group of attorneys who interviewed 60 children at the U.S. Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) site....

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5 benefits of cultural opposition
Jun30

5 benefits of cultural opposition

The church of Jesus Christ has always resembled her King best when she was in a place, not of dominance, but of yielded weakness. Here are five ways hostility can be an advantage. Opposition reminds us what matters. Believers often get caught up in fighting over tertiary issues. When there is opposition, tertiary issues are forced out, and believers awaken to the singular aim of gospel saturation. Opposition weeds out frauds. The days...

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2019 human trafficking report: U.S. has work to do
Jun29

2019 human trafficking report: U.S. has work to do

WASHINGTON (BP) — The U.S. is among 33 top countries fighting human trafficking but falls short in prosecuting traffickers, aiding victims and tackling forced labor in particular, the U.S. State Department said in its latest report. Faith communities can help countries address human trafficking, which currently victimizes an estimated 25 million adults and children worldwide in sex trafficking and forced labor, U.S....

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Messenger Insight 335 – God, Government & Prayer
Jun24

Messenger Insight 335 – God, Government & Prayer

Joel Harder, a chaplain connected to the Oklahoma State Capitol, talks about the impact of prayer, ministry and the Word. https://media.blubrry.com/messengerinsight/p/cdn.baptistmessenger.com/2019/06/24081720/Messenger-Insight-335-Joel-Harder.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (34.7MB) Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Spotify |...

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MedAdvance: ‘Uniquely impactful’ medical missions conference coming to Oklahoma City
Jun06

MedAdvance: ‘Uniquely impactful’ medical missions conference coming to Oklahoma City

Rebekah Naylor, a decorated surgeon and medical missionary to India, didn’t always know that she was going to be a surgeon, or even a missionary. Naylor first felt the Lord calling her to the mission field as a teenager when missionaries visited her church in Arkansas, where her dad was a pastor. Fast forward to the 1960s when Naylor first felt called to become a surgeon. Her journey was not an easy one. Naylor wanted to be a surgeon...

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