The Norman Transcript


October 19, 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 Fence to Follower.”

Concord Missionary Baptist Church

Vernon McNully with the Interstate Mission Development of the American Baptist Association will speak in the morning service with emphasis upon mission work throughout the U.S. The evening service will continue the study in Ephesians as Pastor Clark will study Ephesians 5:18-21 and speak on the subject, “The Spirit-Filled Church.”

CrossPointe Church

Sunday will continue the series on “Ordinary.”

East Robinson Baptist Church

Sunday, Dr. Ernie Perkins will preach in the morning and evening services. This is the beginning of the revival that will continue until Wednesday.

Echo Church

Members will celebrate the one year anniversary of the church.

First Baptist Church

Sunday morning during classic and LifeSong worship services as Dr. Wade Smith the congregation celebrate First Fruits of the Ignite challenge. Pastor’s Bible Study will meet in Hallock Hall Sunday Evening.

Faith Pointe Baptist Church

Pastor Gann will preach “Apart From Me,” from John 15:1-8. 

First Christian Church

Sunday’s sermon is titled “Do We Know What to Ask?” based on Mark 10:35-45 with the Rev. David Spain preaching at both morning services.

First Church of Christ, Scientist

Sunday’s topic will be “Probation After Death.”

First Presbyterian Church

On Music in Worship Sunday, there will be one service at 11 a.m. The chancel, youth, children’s and handbell choirs will lead the service and Dr. Bob Rice will deliver the message.

Grace Presbyterian Church

The Rev. Todd Dole will preach from John 6:1-15, “The Bread of Life (Part 1.)” Sunday evening, Dole will preach from 1 Peter 1:17-21, “Ransomed.”

Holy Ascension Orthodox Church

Sunday is the 20th Sunday after Pentecost in Tone 3/Ethenon 9. The saints of the day are Hilarion and Chrustisdioikiys. The Orthos Gospel is from Saint John 20:19 to end. The Divine Liturgy Epistle is from Saint Paul’s Letter to the Galatians 1:11-19 and the Gospel is from Saint Luke 8:26-39.

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