OKUMC and OIMC youth participate in Youth 2019

Youth 2019 was the national gathering of United Methodist Youth put on by Discipleship Ministries. The quadrennial event was held in Kansas City, Missouri from July 10-13. Youth from both the Oklahoma Annual Conference and Oklahoma Indian Missionary Conference attended the event.

Finance for Pastors event on Sept. 9

Oklahoma Conference pastors are invited to attend Finance for Pastors on Sept. 9 at the Oklahoma Conference Ministry Center in Oklahoma City. The event will be held in the Woodworth Room from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Benefit concert featuring Christian rock band Sanctus Real

Circle of Care and Christian band Sanctus Real are teaming up on to raise funds for Circle of Care’s three nonprofit programs. The inaugural Help, Healing and Hope Benefit Concert will be held on Sept. 21 at Venue 68, on the campus of Tulsa-Asbury UMC.


Second quarter apportionment readout for 2019

In an effort to improve financial transparency, the Contact is publishing both Apportionment giving and Mission and Ministry giving by church each quarter. This data comes from the Council on Finance and Administration and the total for each church is published as a percentage.


Mission and Ministry: Circle of Care

Circle of Care makes it their mission to provide Christian help, healing and hope to children and families in crisis to ensure a safe, healthy and spiritual future. Three programs help them achieve this mission: Foster Care Services, Preparation for Adult Living (PAL), and Pearl’s Hope.


OKUMC Briefs and Events

Book Review: "A Long Obedience in the Same Direction" by Eugene H. Peterson
Commerce and Industry Hall of Honor Announces New Inductees
Connectional Table approves legislation creating new U.S. structure
Ministry in a Minute: United Methodists join rally to protest treatment of migrant families
NPNP grant applications due Aug. 31



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