The Norman Transcript


March 29, 2013

Faith community



Grace Presbyterian Church

Sunday, the Rev. Todd Dole will preach from Romans 6:1-14, “United with Christ.” Sunday evening, will be a hymn sing, followed by a fellowship dinner.

Holy Ascension Orthodox Church

Sunday is the second Sunday of Great Lent, the Sunday of St. Gregory Palamas, in Tone 2 Eothinon 10. The Gospel reading for Orthros is from St. John 21:1-14. The Epistle reading for Divine Liturgy is St. Paul’s Epistle to the Hebrews 1:10-14 and 2:1-3. The Gospel reading for Divine Liturgy is from St. Mark 2:1-12


Presbyterian Church

Sunday, the Rev. Tracy Evans’ message will be “Living Easter” based on Luke 24:1-12.

Robinson Street Baptist Church

The Rev. Bill Blair will deliver a sermon based on the Resurrection. Blair is hoping to have 125 in attendance. Sunday evening, will include and old-fashion testimony.

St. Stephen’s United

Methodist Church

Sunday, Amy Venable will deliver the sermon “Singing Hallelujah As The Son Rises,” from John 20:1-18.

South Canadian Valley Church of Christ

Sunday, guest speaker Chris Jarrell from Amarillo, Texas, will speak on “Dead Men.”

Trinity Baptist Church

Sunday, Senior Pastor Ronnie W. Rogers will speak on “Where is God When Things Go Wrong?” from Matthew 27:57-66. All evening activities will be canceled Sunday night.

Trinity Lutheran Church (LC-MS)

The sermon for Easter Sunday will be “He is Not Here, But has Arisen!” based on Luke 24:1-12.

United Church of Norman — UCC

“Have You Ever Wondered What Easter Means to You?” is the title of the message to be delivered by the Rev. Warren E. Jensen, D. Min. The scripture reading will be from John 20:1-18. 

University Christian Church

Sunday, Dr. James Taylor will deliver the sermon, “Father Forgive Them.”

University Lutheran Church and Student Center (ELCA)

The Festival of the Resurrection will be celebrated with contemporary worship at both morning services. Each service will feature music and instrumentalists including a brass quartet in the second service. Communion will be offered at both services lead by Pastor Joe Summerville who will speak on the resurrection text from the book of Luke. The annual Easter brunch will take place between the Sunday services. For details, call the church office, 321-1584.

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