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Volume 5, Number 11, August 18, 2017

Chaplain encounters the unexpected on mission

Creighton Alexander hesitated when the letter arrived recruiting chaplains for the 2017 National Scout Jamboree. That 10-day event in July drew 30,000 people.

He feared his adult Scouting resume wasn’t sufficient.

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Campaign to upgrade OU Wesley

The front door seldom opens at the Wesley Foundation for the University of Oklahoma. Students ignore it; they walk around the building to its back doors to enter.

That’s about to change.

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Need for disaster volunteers critical before funding runs out

Some Oklahomans are facing their third winter of living in their storm-damaged homes or in temporary housing because their homes still remain uninhabitable after weather disasters in 2015.

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New People New Places grant application deadline

What innovative ministry is your church dreaming? An NPNP grant can help fund it. Apply by Aug. 31.

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One Matters

Be inspired by 8 churches’ stories of making disciples for Christ one person at a time

What is God up to? New professions of faith, baptisms, growing attendance, new roles for youth. All of these have been reported by churches in the eight districts of the Oklahoma Conference.

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In this Edition:

Bishop's Corner: Ask, Seek, Knock


Chaplain encounters the unexpected on mission
Campaign to upgrade OU Wesley
One Matters - Be inspired by 8 churches' stories of making disciples for Christ
CJAMM campers on a mission
Appointments
Employment
Mission studies encourage justice work
Need for disaster volunteers critical before funding runs out
Orders Meeting with panelists on September 19
The DVD Library

Oklahoma United Methodist Foundation insights
Estate Planning Steps

Oklahoma City University
Sky named School of Religion's distinguished alum
Fast Forward provides fast track to seminary


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