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Nonprofit Raindrop Foundation will host Turkish festival in Oklahoma City
Raindrop Foundation will host Turkish festival on Saturday and Sunday in Oklahoma City. Read More
Moore Public Schools receives $500,000 donation for storm shelter
The Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma donated $500,000 toward a new storm shelter to house 1,200 students who attend Central Junior High and Central Elementary in Moore. Read More
15 lessons learned while serving men in ministry
Serving men in ministry can be the most frustrating, time-consuming, least appreciated and yet, most rewarding ministry callings. Read More
Grace Living Center hosts Easter egg hunt in Oklahoma City
Children from Kidzone Learning Center joined care center residents of Grace Living Center NE 21st for an Easter egg hunt in Oklahoma City. Read More
Mount St. Mary High School drama students to perform 'Honk!' in Oklahoma City
The Mount St. Mary High School drama department will present “Honk!” Read More
New life for Emma: Guthrie family sees hope, blessings with addition of preschooler
Emma has Jacobsen syndrome, a disorder with low life expectancy. But her outlook is bright, if you ask Travis and Tonya Ratcliff, the Guthrie couple who adopted her in January. Read More
Answered prayers: Historic Oklahoma City building returns to roots as a church
Past and present members credit God’s answers to prayers as City Presbyterian Church prepares to celebrate its first Easter in the historic former Pilgrim Congregational Church building near downtown Oklahoma City. Read More
Oklahoman shares her own glimpse of heaven
Crystal McVea of Altus discusses her near-death experience in her book “Waking up in Heaven.” Read More
Pope washes feet of elderly, disabled in rite
Pope Francis on Thursday washed the feet of 12 disabled and elderly people — women and non-Catholics among them —in a pre-Easter ritual designed to show his willingness to serve others like a “slave.” Read More
Oklahoma Baptists plan 'Rewired' men's conference
Southern Baptist Convention president Fred Luter will be among speakers at the 2014 “Rewired” men’s conference at Falls Creek Baptist Conference Center in Oklahoma. Read More
Edmond school wins award in Dallas
St. Mary’s Episcopal School of Edmond receives an environmental award in Dallas Read More
Oklahoma City woman with Lou Gehrig's Disease has learned hope
Karen Carlsen organizes fundraisers to benefit the search for a cure for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Read More
American idols: When a nation falls in love with itself
In an ever-connected online world, when does sharing personal information cross the line between socializing and self-worshiping? Read More
Movie review: 'Heaven Is for Real'
“Heaven is For Real” brings to the big screen the true story of a young boy’s near-death experience and how the adults in his life determine whether they believe his story of journeying to heaven. Read More
Outdoor Good Friday services are planned in Oklahoma City
Two outdoor Good Friday services are planned on Friday in downtown Oklahoma City. Read More
Prayer gathering draws 1,250 to downtown Oklahoma City
Being truly wealthy has nothing to do with money and everything to do with a living God, a Florida businessman told an audience of 1,250 at the 31st annual Metro Prayer Breakfast, one of Oklahoma City’s most popular prayer gatherings held Tuesday in downtown Oklahoma City. Read More
Tulsa's Guts Church settles lawsuit with family of boxer who died after bout
A Tulsa church's owners have settled a civil lawsuit filed by the family of a man who died in the wake of a boxing event at the church, a lawyer confirmed Tuesday. The family of George Clinkscale III, a former TU linebacker, alleged negligence in a lawsuit against the church following the boxing event that... Read More
Does the Bible predict the 'blood moon'?
Are the End Times finally at hand? Some Christians are proclaiming that the appearance of a rare series of celestial events consisting of four total lunar eclipses, or blood moons, over the next two years fulfills a biblical prophecy. People cite Acts 2:20 in connection to this: “And I will show wonders in Heaven... Read More
Oklahoman sends Passover in a box to a Jewish Marine serving in Afghanistan
Oklahoman Sherri Jackson reaches across the boundaries of faith traditions to send a care package of Passover foods and gifts to a Jewish Marine serving in Afghanistan. Read More
Waiting to wed: Same-sex couples in Oklahoma discuss importance of right to marry
Many gay Oklahoma couples are more optimistic than ever that they'll soon wed after a federal judge in Tulsa in January struck down Oklahoma’s ban on same-sex marriage as unconstitutional. Read More


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