Definitions to Remember

Posted by on Jun 17, 2017 in Blog

Sacrament: Some denominations refer to the ordinances as sacraments. They may believe in other ordinances in addition to Baptism and the Lord’s Supper. These people generally believe that the “sacraments” minister grace to those who observe them; thus Baptist do not use this term. We believe the ordinances are symbolic acts and do not minister grace in that way. Sacrifice:  Before Jesus came, animals were sacrificed to atone for sin. This taught the principle of...

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Catechism Questions 40 & 41

Posted by on Jun 17, 2017 in Blog

40. What is the first commandment? A. The first commandment is, You shall have no other gods before me. Exodus 20:3; Deuteronomy 5:7 41. What does the first commandment teach us? A: To worship God only. Isaiah 45:5-6; Matthew 4:10; Revelation 22:8-9

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Fish Fry for Mother’s Day

Posted by on Apr 29, 2017 in Blog

The church will be having a fish fry for Mother’s Day lunch following the morning service on May 14. There will also be other meats for those who do not like fish. The men will be cooking for the women and there is a sign-up sheet in the back of the sanctuary for the items needed. If you have any questions, please see Ken Boswell.  

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Donations for the Troops

Posted by on Apr 28, 2017 in Blog

There’s still plenty of time to make your donations to the Blue Star Mothers for shipment to our active duty troops. Donation boxes are in the men’s classroom and in the foyer between the sanctuary and bathroom. The donations will go to Tulsa Chapter 1 for packaging and mailing on May 10th. To learn more about the Oklahoma Chapter One of Blue Star Mothers, click here. Here is a comprehensive list of supplies needed for the troops. Please purchase food items as...

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Definitions to Remember

Posted by on Apr 28, 2017 in Blog

Omniscient: All-knowing. Only God is omniscient. Ordinance:  A church practice established by God’s command. Baptism and the Lord’s Supper are the two ordinances of the church. Original Sin:  The understanding that our sin has its origins in the original sin of Adam in the Garden of Eden and that is where we get our bent toward sin.

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