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Oklahoma church paves way on interfaith and missions

NORMAN, Okla. (BNG, TAB) — NorthHaven Church, a Baptist congregation in Norman, Okla., has instilled within its people a culture of openness that has allowed it to be a welcoming atmosphere for people of all faith backgrounds. Pastor Mitch Randall said, … Continue reading

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‘Now I know God cares,’ Okla. survivor tells Baptist chaplain

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. (BP) — Southern Baptist Disaster Relief volunteers are ministering to survivors after a second round of deadly storms killed 22 people in Oklahoma, Missouri and Arkansas in late May. Sam Porter, disaster relief director for the Baptist General … Continue reading

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Oklahoma tornado kills dozens, injures many; Alabama Baptists send funds, lift prayers

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — The May 20 EF4 tornado that tore through Oklahoma City followed a similar path of a 1999 tornado, flattening buildings and destroying neighborhoods. More than 90 people were killed and more than 140 were injured in the … Continue reading

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Oklahoma judge sentences teenager to church

MUSKOGEE, Okla. (RNS) — A district judge in Oklahoma who sentenced a 17-year-old boy to 10 years of church attendance is standing by his sentence as the right thing to do — even if it may not have been the … Continue reading

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