THRUN - Modern Day Pharisees
Jesus warned His disciples to beware of the Pharisees and their teachings.
“Then Jesus said to them, 'Take heed and beware of the leaven of the Pharisees…'.” ~ Matthew 16:6
ROUND - When You Lived Behind Bars
“Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free” ~ John 8:32 (NIV).
Clad only in a pair of plaid pajama pants, he crossed the street and walked down the alley behind a row of businesses. I was startled. As I approached the parking lot near the courthouse, I crossed paths with several deputies. Taking in the scene before me, I realized the barefooted man, whose arms clutched a few belongings, had been a prisoner in the county jail. He had been set free.
Southern Baptists re-elect first black president
The Southern Baptist Convention re-elected its first black president, the Rev. Fred Luter Jr., at its annual meeting Tuesday.
A decade on, Southern Baptists adapt to new role
A decade ago, the Southern Baptist Convention was riding high.
St. Andrews to host Candlelight service on Christmas Eve
St. Andrews Methodist Church to host Christmas Praise & Worship 10:30 a.m. Sunday with snacks. Community invited. A candlelight Christmas Eve service at 6 p.m. Monday with Pastor Steve Posey to speak. Church is at 9742 East Highway 20, west of Claremore. Questions, call church at (918) 341-5435.
Dock Dogs highlight 3rd Annual Expo
While “getting your ducks in a row” may be the common euphemism for getting things organize, for Jean Hurst, a more appropriate idiom would be “getting your dogs in a row.”
Young preacher embraces childhood, religious calling
Ezekiel Stoddard, age 11, is one of a centuries-long tradition of child preachers, long a subject of fascination and debate.
Ministry provides quilts, prayers
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Women in 2007 joined an interfaith outreach organization called “Prayers & Squares.” The purpose of the group is to combine prayer and a hand tied quilt. The motto is “It’s not about the quilt, it’s about the prayers.”
Pilot Club donates $2,000 to Rogers County Drug Abuse Program
The Pilot Club of Claremore has partnered with Pilot International Foundation, the Cox Connects Foundation and United Way in providing money to the Rogers County Drug Abuse Program for SMART Boards.
Five things you should know about Lent
The season of Lent begins on Wednesday, here is some basic information about the weeks leading up to Easter.
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