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  • What we don’t know

    Many of us have been caught up in the excitement and drama of the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, Russia. And due to media scrutiny, some dramatic stories have emerged. In my estimation, none has matched the tragic story of Bill Johnson....

    February 27, 2014

  • Shrove Tuesday

    First Presbyterian Church, 555 S. University Blvd. The church will have its annual pancake supper at 6 p.m. University Lutheran Church and Student Center, 914 Elm Ave., will host a pancake supper at 6 p.m....

    February 27, 2014

  • University Ringers to present concert

    The University Ringers from Oklahoma Baptist University, OBU’s auditioned handbell ensemble, will present a mini-concert and lead worship at 6 p.m. March 2 at First Baptist Church of Moore.  Pastor Dr. Kevin Clarkson will preach. The ...

    February 21, 2014

  • Ugandan visitors coming to St. Michael’s

    St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, 1601 Imhoff Road, will host a visit from BARHD Project Director Philipa and Sister Ephrina during the noon coffee hour Sunday....

    February 21, 2014

  • We all miss the mark

    Good morning, Norman. As you read this devotion, I am finishing up a week of ministry in Cuba with Reaching Souls International. Over the past week I have had the opportunity to preach and see firsthand the work of pastors and churches in ...

    February 20, 2014

  • Forgiveness is a powerful weapon

    If God does not forgive — per the Book of Revelation — why should we? The Rev. Holly McKissick, Peace Christian Church UCC: “You can’t forgive?” The priest pointed to the little boy with tousled brown hair. It was 1992 in a poor village ...

    February 20, 2014

  • Roman Holiday celebrated

    For the past 18 years, the Norman community has come to celebrate Roman Holiday to benefit the children of All Saints Catholic School. Mardi Gras will be the theme of this year’s event, which will be March 1 at the National Center for ...

    February 14, 2014

  • Rilla Askew to speak Sunday

    Author Rilla Askew will be the speaker at 10 a.m. Sunday at The United Church of Norman-UCC....

    February 14, 2014

  • Mormon bishops called to serve

    JR Martin and Shad Withers have accepted assignments to serve as bishops for congregations of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Norman and Blanchard, respectively....

    February 14, 2014

  • Pursuing relationships

    Last week’s column looked ahead to today — Valentine’s Day — and posed the topic of pursuing relationship. We noted the activities of myriads of people who will go to great lengths this week and weekend to impress the object of their ...

    February 13, 2014