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Faith Notes: Weekend May 30-31

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Here are several faith-themed events scheduled in the Oklahoma City metro area: Sunday, May 31 — The Southern Gospel quartet...

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Faith Notes: Weekend May 30-31
Here are several faith-themed events scheduled in the Oklahoma City metro area: Sunday, May 31 — The Southern Gospel quartet Forgiven will perform at 3 p.m. in the parking lot of Mayfair Heights United Methodist Church, 3131 NW 50. Church leaders said the free event will include free ice cream and cookies. The... Read More
Summer spirit: Oklahoma ministry celebrates move with faith, fun and fellowship
The Faith in the Summer series kicks off with a story about Mission OKC, formerly called Truth Baptist Church, which recently celebrated its move to a new location with festivities and a tent revival. Also, as part of the series, Grace Living Center, an Oklahoma City area nursing home, gets a spiritual boost with... Read More
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Oklahoma Methodists celebrate gains in faith professions, church plants
Delegates to the Oklahoma United Methodist Conference’s annual meeting this week celebrated a slight gain in professions of faith, something Bishop Robert Hayes Jr. says points to the beginning of long-term turnaround. Read More
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Notre Dame case raises question of who decides if a law restricts religious practice
Legal observers agree the question of whether or not judges should decide whether a given federal regulation imposes a burden on religious practice may well be an issue the high court could again address. Read More
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Westminster students in Oklahoma City learn about business
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Gospel music touched B.B. King and many other stars
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'The forget-me-nots of the angels'
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