Streams

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Streams All things come from you, O God,and to you we return.All things emerge in your great river of lifeand into you we vanish again.At the beginning of this daywe wake not as separate streamsbut as countless currents in a single flowthe flow of this day’s dawningthe flow of this...

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Disaster Strikes - What To Do?

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Disaster Strikes—What To Do? With Sandy not that distant in our memories, everybody here knows the destruction and damage left in the wake of a hurricane. I come from tornado and wildfire country! Out there, it’s not a matter of what, but when disaster strikes. We established a...

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Just Leave Me Alone!

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Just Leave Me Alone!  Every now and then I read something that makes me burst out laughing. Like belly-laugh-out-loud funny. Sometimes it’s great comedy or some meme on Facebook. Sometimes. Sometimes I laugh out loud because I’ve read something that is so true, so real, so...

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Our Story

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So much happening! So much excitement! So much to do! This year’s Rally Day kicked off a new season of ministry for our church—revealing our new sanctuary, presenting Bibles to the youth. It was a great celebration of the Spirit and the electricity running through our...

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Church at 10:15 Sunday—Come And See!

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Check out the church’s Facebook for all the pictures. It will give you a huge hint, but not a wide-angel view. You’ve gotta see it to know how awesome it looks. The first phase of the RENEW Capital Campaign reveals this Sunday at Rally Day. It’s safe to say it. It’s a...

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The Shortest Distance Between Two Points

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September 1. Whew! Summer has come and gone, eh? Here it is, Labor Day weekend. College football starts this weekend and the kids (Sara, Blake and Oliver, the granddog) are coming for a visit, Dad’s Hot Wings, and University of Oklahoma Sooner Football. No, I’m not that big of a...

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Confirmation

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If you’ve been able to make church this summer, you know we’ve been exploring the Book of Confessions in our affirmations of faith. When we talked about doing this in our Worship Team meeting back June, Janet Foster suggested tapping Dr. Charles Courtney for his expertise in fleshing...

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Boiling the Ocean

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Somebody planted this one in my head in the past couple days and I just said it as I sat down to write. It’s so appropriate. We try to do it all the time. We try to do too much. Everything all at once sometimes! Pick your favorite idiom - Drinking from a firehose (one of my...

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Ol’ 97

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The Wreck of Ol’ 97. What a great old song! It’s a great story. Google it if you have the time. It’s about a railroad disaster back in the day. I first heard the song on the Live from Folsom Prison album by Johnny Cash. There are countless other versions, but I wore that...

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