New Beginnings

On Tuesday night (7/25) we’ll meet at the home of Jim Litton for our monthly dinner. Jim will provide ham and fried chicken and we’ll all bring the rest. Also, prayers for Faye Lee’s son who will have open heart surgery soon. Margaret Whittemore led us as we continued a study on forgiveness and she […]

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Insight

When we find ourselves facing a difficulty, God did not send us the problem. But He sends us the strength to address the problem. As Rabbi Harold Kushner explains. In his book, Nine Essential Things I’ve Learned About Life, God is the “still, small voice” that leads us along the way toward helping ourselves and […]

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Insight

Stacey Ninness of Neighborhood Service Organization, in Oklahoma City, was our guest speaker on Sunday. We’d been eager to learn about the multitude of support systems offered by NSO, and were fired up by Stacey’s energy and her love for her topic. She gave us a moving presentation on NSO’s Women, Infants and Children Clinic, […]

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Insight

On Sunday, Rev. Linda Brinkworth led our class in a discussion from Eckhart Tolle’s book, Nine Essential Things I’ve Learned About Life. Our lesson focused on how we define our version of God. How do we, as individuals, see, feel, talk to and listen to God? Do we envision God as having a gender or […]

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Upper Room

On a hot July Sunday, President Peggy Miller greeted a summer attendance of 28!  Peggy noted the following couples celebrate anniversaries this week: Doug and Marolyn Sauls – their 57th; Dale and Sandra Reneau – their 23rd. Pat Duncan returned. She expressed gratitude to the class for our love, expressions of concern and for serving […]

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Upper Room

On beautiful Patriotic Sunday new president, Peggy Miller, welcomed 31 attending.  Joseph and Sheri Buckles are celebrating their 21st anniversary.  Carolyn Rogers returned from her annual “sister reunion.”  Carolyn, the middle sister of five, spent four days at the lake in Branson, MO.  Neil Corneil shared tomatoes and zucchini! (Update) A simple memorial was conducted […]

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New Beginnings

Margaret Whittemore led our class this morning resuming our study on forgiveness. We’ll be using Adam Hamilton’s book Forgiveness – Find Peace Through Letting Go. We talked about definitions of sin and Margaret read a long list of synonyms for sin. She then moved to the Bible and what it says about sin. The first […]

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Insight

Today, with Linda Brinkworth at the helm, we embarked on chapter one of Nine Essential Things I’ve Learned About Life by Harold Kushner.  Kushner, during rabbinical school, was confronted daily by great minds, professors who asked questions for answers, then challenged the answers. Ordained in 1960, and exempt from the draft as clergy, he had the […]

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Insight

Our Adam Hamilton lesson Sunday focused on the Ten Commandments and Mt. Sinai. Hamilton himself ascended the mountain on which Moses is said to have received the Commandments, etched in stone. Hamilton also paused to pray on Mt. Sinai. Rev. David Severe explained how many individuals find they must spend time in the wilderness before […]

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New Beginnings

Luther Trent began class this morning with mentioning a book by John Maxwell called Running with the Giants that talks about our lives being like races. Races that are not a sprint but more like a marathon with a crowd of witnesses faithful to God cheering us on. Luther also referenced Hebrews chapter 11 and […]

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