The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

Progress 2013

Progress 2013
  • Shepherd's_Cupboard_1_BH.jpg Keeping cupboard stocked

    It’s a different kind of ministry at Bethany United Methodist Church that draws in dozens of volunteers and about 200 families the third and fourth Tuesday every month — a ministry to feed those in need.

    March 23, 2013 1 Photo 1 Link

  • Forgotten Ministries_2_BV.jpg A cup of generosity

    Sarah and Jeremiah Herrian, with Forgotten Ministries, are in the midst of a starting a new project that will be different than anything they have done before. The Herrians are building a coffeehouse in downtown Enid that will be a “pay-what-you-can” establishment.

    March 23, 2013 2 Photos 1 Link

  • First Presbyterian Church_BV.jpg Healing and happening

    “We hope it will be a symbiotic relationship, benefiting both churches.” — the Rev. Bill Stephens

    March 23, 2013 2 Photos 1 Link

  • First Missionary Baptist Church_2_BV.jpg Flower bed of God

    After the former home of First Missionary Baptist Church was destroyed by arson in June 1996, its pastor, the Rev. Alfred Baldwin Jr., had a vision.

    March 23, 2013 1 Photo 1 Link

  • Mennonite Relief_1_BV.jpg Rich in history

    Enid Mennonite Brethren Church, with more than 110 years in its history, is involved in a number of community programs, as well as teaching its youth about the Bible.

    March 23, 2013 4 Photos 1 Link

  • Meno Faith Center_1_BV.jpg Small church, big message

    The church has been in operation since 1990 and in Meno since 1992. Although the town of Meno is small, Faith Center brings families from more than 16 different communities into Meno to worship.

    March 23, 2013 1 Photo 1 Link

  • K_Life_1_BH.jpg Strong in the Lord

    The group’s website explains, “K-Life works alongside churches and families in the community to teach and encourage kids to be strong in the Lord in spite of all the negative pressures they face as teenagers. K-Life networks kids from different churches, and those without a church affiliation, to build positive, Godly relationships that can withstand the negative peer pressure so prevalent in today’s youth culture.”

    March 23, 2013 2 Photos 1 Link

  • Emmanuel Baptist Church Missions_3_PP.jpg It is well with my soul

    Proclaiming the promise of that living water is one of the goals of Emmanuel Baptist Church’s mission in Niger, west Africa, but so is providing sources for good, clean H2O.

    March 23, 2013 4 Photos 1 Link

  • My Child To Yours_4_BV.jpg My Child To Yours

    The most recent consignment sale, held at Grace World Outreach Church, wrapped up last weekend, with proceeds from the sale going to help Agape Mercy Children’s Center in Kenya.

    March 23, 2013 5 Photos 1 Link

  • R. J. Philbrick_2_BV.jpg Finding Christ behind bars

    The Lord called me into jail ministry — laid it on my heart when I got right with God. I kept rejecting it, but you just can’t reject the Lord when he calls you.” — R.J. Philbrick, Oklahoma Jail and Prison Ministry chaplain

    March 23, 2013 2 Photos 1 Link