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June 28, 2013

6-28 Church Briefs



  •  Grace Baptist

Worship Leader Mark Marine will be bringing the message in the Sunday morning service and his daughter Ashley Marine Morgan will be leading the music along with providing music in the morning.

The evening service will be the Fifth Sunday Singing it will begin early followed by a finger food fellowship. Mark Marine and daughter Ashley will be doing a mini-concert for the Fifth Sunday Singing.

The Adult Sunday school class lesson titled “What Do I Do Now” is from

Job 29:1-31:40. The class will help you live according to Godly ethical standards.

Brother Bill Florez will be leading the weekly Bible study and prayer meeting.

Dates to remember for July are Ladies Fellowship Luncheon Saturday, July 13 and Free Community Meal Wednesday, Juy 23.

For a ride to any GBC service, please call the church at 580-255-5497.

  •  Assumption Catholic

Assumption Catholic would like to invite everyone to attend a Good-bye Party for Fr. Joseph on at 5 p.m. Sunday in Gillespie Hall. The Knights of Columbus are providing hamburgers and hot dogs.  

The church wishes to extend a warm welcome to Fr. Balaraju Pudota, the new associate pastor.

Immaculate Conception in Marlow is having their Monthly Spaghetti Dinner from 11 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Friday.

  •  True Gospel Tabernacle

Are you looking for a church to attend on Sunday night in Duncan? Well, your search is over. Join True Gospel Tabernacle. Pastor is Suff. Bishop Sherman P. Tyler Sr. True Gospel doesn’t just praise and worship the Lord on Sunday morning, but also Sunday night. If you need assistance or have questions, please contact the church at 580-252-SAVE(7283) or 580-467-2555. True Gospel: A church of all nations.

  •  First Christian

On Sunday, Rev. Arnold Nelson will deliver the sermon at the morning worship services in the Sanctuary. His sermon is titled “In or Out” with scripture text Luke 9:51-62. At the Well, Ryan Benton will continue the sermon series “At the Movies.”

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    Local ministers are encouraging their congregations to use prayer in dealing with emotions of worry and fear that have surfaced following the shooting death of Chris Lane, a college baseball player who was visiting Sarah Harper, his girlfriend here.

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    July 26, 2013

  • 6-28 Church Briefs

    June 28, 2013


Should the date for The World's Largest Garage Sale be changed from the third weekend in July to sometime in October to take advantage of cooler weather like we had this past weekend?

No. It's better in the summer cause kids are out of school.
Yes. More shoppers would come during nice fall weather.
Either time is fine.

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