Catechism Questions 63 & 64

Question 63: Can anyone keep these Ten Commandments? A: Nobody since the fall of Adam, except Jesus, ever did or can keep the Ten Commandments perfectly. Ecclesiastes 7:20; 1 John 1:8, 10; Romans 3:23 Question 64: Of what use are the Ten Commandments to us? A: They teach us our duty and show us our guilt and our need of a Savior. Romans 3:20; Galatians 3:24; Ecclesiastes 12:13 For more Catechism questions, click...

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Definitions to Remember

Fallen: This refers to the condition of humanity and the world after Adam fell into sin in the Garden of Eden. This was a huge spiritual “train wreck” that made everything malfunction. It brought death and sorrow into the world. Even the creation fails to function properly. Worst of all, humans have inherited a nature prone to sin. Since the fall, when people do what comes naturally, they sin. Glorify: When someone gets a glimpse of the qualities of God and begin to...

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Helping Houston

Oklahoma Baptists Disaster Relief leaders received a call last week to send its large feeding unit, through which volunteers can prepare as many as 20,000 meals a day, to serve in the Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. More than 30 volunteers left from First Baptist Church of Sapulpa for Houston. “Through our relief efforts, we want to bring help, healing and hope in a disaster,” said Don Williams, Oklahoma Baptist DR director. “Circumstances overwhelm...

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Support Crisis Pregnancy Outreach

The Crisis Pregnancy Outreach, 7807 E. 76th St. in Tulsa, has been helping women in crisis find a brighter future since 1983. Its services and support are free and confidential. Its mission is to provide compassionate, meaningful support to women experiencing an unplanned pregnancy, and to support unborn and newborn babies, helping their mothers parent them or place them with loving families. Calvary Baptist Church would like to help. Please pray for them and consider...

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