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This high school soccer star was told she'd never walk again. See how God helped her survive
Kylee Cubine of Hallsville, Texas, was in a freak accident and never thought she'd walk or play soccer again. That was until people started praying for her. Read More
Canadian County undersheriff announces candidacy
Canadian County Undersheriff Chris West announced Wednesday he is running for the county sheriff position. Read More
Oklahoma faithful observe Ash Wednesday
Oklahoma's faithful flocked to churches Wednesday to observe Ash Wednesday, which is the first day of the Christian season of Lent. Read More
Senate panel kills bill that would allow use of religion to discriminate
A Senate panel on Tuesday killed a measure that would have allowed religion to be used as justification for discrimination. Senate Bill 1328 by Sen. Joseph Silk, R-Broken Bow, failed the Senate Judiciary Committee by a vote of 4-5. Members of the LGBT community sought to have the measure killed. LGBT stands for... Read More
Oklahoma news briefs for Feb. 9
Oklahoma news briefs for Feb. 9, 2016 Read More
Midwest City students' idea for future city leads to national contest
St. Philip Neri Catholic School students created “Moscovia,” a city 55 years in the future with effective solid waste management focused on recycling and energy, and they will compete in the Futures City Competition in Washington, D.C. Read More
10 things to remember when you doubt God
It's not surprising for believers to doubt God. It can actually be healthy. Here's what you need to remember when you do have doubt. Read More
Professor who said Christians, Muslims worship same God to leave school
A professor at an evangelical university near Chicago who got in trouble after saying Muslims and Christians worship the same God will leave the school, according to a joint statement released by Wheaton College on Saturday night. Larycia Hawkins, a tenured political science professor, had been scheduled for a... Read More
Are you meeting this awful Christian stereotype?
Sometimes Christians get a bad rap -- but there are certain things we can do to make sure we don't live up to it. Read More
Renovations at Falls Creek turn Baptist summer camp into year-round facility
The Rev. Anthony Jordan, the Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma executive director-treasurer, said the completed Mathena Family Event Center, Thompson Family Lodge, Jordan Welcome Center, plus a lighted concourse called Downing Way are the latest examples of more than $50 million in improvements and enhancements... Read More
Reporter takes 'Box' on short adventure
The Oklahoman's Carla Hinton helped add to the travels of teacher Deya Adams' Henry "Box" Brown miniature. Read More
Obama's take on 3 key debates about Muslims in America
In his first appearance at a U.S. mosque, President Barack Obama on Wednesday said he wanted to refute “inexcusable political rhetoric against Muslim-Americans" from Republican presidential candidates. Read More
Oklahoma City-area religion briefs
Oklahoma City-area religion news in brief for Feb.6 Read More
Kernels of faith: Corn Bible Academy's annual fundraiser offers German food, handcrafted items in western Oklahoma
Five Mennonite women gathered in a small kitchen in western Oklahoma more than 50 years ago, determined to cook up and sell a generous sampling of foods highlighting their German heritage. Their enterprising culinary tradition will continue at the 52nd annual German Feast & Auction on Saturday at Corn Bible... Read More
Catholic Charities to host Green Tie Gala benefiting Oklahoma City-area homeless services
Catholic Charities invites Oklahomans to don their finest green and join them for the 34th annual Green Tie Gala at 6 p.m. Feb. 26 at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 NE 63. The Green Tie Gala includes live and silent auctions featuring international trips and... Read More
Does God decide or care who wins the Super Bowl?
Just in time for Super Bowl 50, a new survey from LifeWay Research found most Americans are skeptical about divine intervention on the football field. They say God doesn’t determine who wins or loses. And most believe God has bigger things to be concerned about. Read More
Oklahoma City-area churches will observe Ash Wednesday in traditional, nontraditional ways
With Ash Wednesday on the horizon, many churches across Oklahoma are preparing to host special observances and services to mark the first day of the Christian season of Lent. Read More
Bible lesson for The Oklahoman
L.G. Parkhurst's Bible lesson for The Oklahoman for Feb. 6. Read More
German Feast & Auction planned Saturday in Corn
CORN - For folks who like German food or people hankering for good food of any type and an adventure, Corn Bible Academy is hosting its annual German Feast & Auction on Saturday at 208 N Reimer. Corn is about seven miles south of Weatherford. Among other things, the feast will feature schnetka, a pastry made... Read More
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