Martin spreads the good word in crusade
Former Duncan and Comanche resident Larry Martin may be approaching his 60th birthday later this year, but that didn’t stop him from traveling to Ethiopia three weeks ago and sleeping on the floor.
CWU to impart power of prayer
Prayer has been part of the human experience for eons and many believe in its spiritual power, not the least of whom are the members of Duncan’s Church Women United.
On Friday, the women involved in CWU hope to extend that power far beyond Duncan, when the 2012 World Day of Prayer gathering is held at 9:30 a.m., at Westside Christian Church.
Nelson recipient of Distinguished Leadership Award
Disciple’s Home Missions recognized Rev. Arnold Nelson, minister of First Christian Church of Duncan, with its Distinguished Leadership Award.
Following the Christian cowboy way of life
John Johnson has always been a rancher. It’s just who he is and what he does. It’s kind of been that way in the Johnson family for a hundred years or so.
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Cowboys mix lifestyle, religion for spiritual fulfillment
Like gophers on the prairie, cowboy churches are popping up across the country. Campfire rumor has it that more than 200 have sprouted up in the last decade throughout Oklahoma and Texas.
On mission to share Gospel in West Africa
Alicia Pharoah’s first 48 hours in Diouloulou, a village in West Africa, were the most emotionally-charged and draining she’s ever experienced.
Pharoah, now 33, was on a mission trip in November 2008, to connect with the Jola-Fonyi people, who mainly believe in witchcraft or Islam.
FUMC launches 5th edition of cookbook
Months of hard work have come to fruition for the 24 members of The Heavenly Hostess committee, as the fifth edition of its cookbook is about to be launched.
It’s gospel, sack races, exotic animals at Empire Picnic
Exotic animals and gospel singing are only two of the attractions that will be found at the Johnson Ranch Saturday, during the Empire Community Picnic.
Cooper finds peace through life of devotion
Patricia Cooper has never been one to blindly accept the offerings of church and religion, but instead finds religion to have many layers.
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