The Norman Transcript

Religion

November 8, 2012

Faith community

NORMAN — Alameda Church of Christ

Sunday, Senior Minister Rusty Tugman will continue the “Encounters with Jesus” sermon series with the lesson “From Skepticism to Sureness.”

Concord Missionary Baptist Church

2 Timothy 4:8 will be the study of the morning message. Pastor Clark will lead in the study under the subject “The Righteous Judge.” The evening service will continue the study of Ephesians 5:25-33 on the subject, “The Elevation Of Submission.”

CrossPointe Church

Sunday, the congregation will begin a new series titled “Lift.”

Faith Pointe Baptist Church

Sunday, Pastor Gann will preach a sermon titled “Peacemakers,” from Matthew 5:9-12 during the morning worship.

First Baptist Church

Sunday, the focus on International Missions continues with the sermon series “Beautiful Feet.” Dr. Wade Smith will bring the sermon during classic worship and the Rev. Brad Price will bring the sermon during LifeSong.

First Christian Church

Sunday’s sermon is titled “Finally Comes the Priest” based on Hebrews 9:24-28 with the Rev. David Spain preaching at both morning services. During both services, first- and second-graders will be presented with a Bible as a gift from the church.

First Church of Christ, Scientist

Sunday’s sermon is titled “Mortals and Immortals.”

First Presbyterian Church

Sunday, Dr. Bob Rice will have a “Conversational Sermon with Abbey Walker,” candidate for associate pastor for youth, at both morning services.

Grace Presbyterian Church

Sunday morning, the Rev. Todd Dole will preach from Leviticus 17:10-17, “Life Is in the Blood.” Sunday evening, Dole will preach from 1 Peter 2:4-10, “Jesus, the Rock of Salvation.”

Echo Church

Sunday’s topic will be “The Joy Genome, Week 3,” from 3 Philippians.

Holy Ascension Orthodox Church

Sunday is the 23rd Sunday after Pentecost in Tone 6/Eothenon 1. The Orthros Gospel is from Saint Matthew 28:16 to end. The Divine Liturgy Epistle is from Saint Paul’s second Letter to the Corinthians 4:6-15 and the Gospel is from Saint Luke10: 25-37.

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