Have You Seen Jesus?

“If anyone is thirsty, let him come to me and drink.” – John 7:37 By Janey Waters Have you ever had a time where you felt forsaken by God? I have. Just recently, a situation occurred where I felt abandoned, confused, vulnerable, hurt, disappointed, and angry. Tears flowed over my cheeks as I faced His […]

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Newsletter: Where is Your Faith?

He said to them, “Where is your faith?” And they were afraid, and they marveled, saying to one another, “Who then is this, that he commands even winds and water, and they obey him?” – Luke 8:25 By Fr. Christopher Waters At our pastor’s Prayer time on Wednesday morning, we talked a bit about storms […]

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Alabaster Box

“And truly, I say to you, wherever the gospel is proclaimed in the whole world, what she has done will be told in memory of her.” – Mark 14:9 By Cheryl Ide I read The Normal Christian Life by Watchman Nee this summer. I loved it, especially the last four chapters. Chapter 14 has given […]

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Newsletter: Older Folk

But I will sing of your strength; I will sing aloud of your steadfast love in the morning. For you have been to me a fortress and a refuge in the day of my distress. – Psalm 59:16 By Fr. Christopher Waters When I was in elementary school in the 1960’s, the world was a […]

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Get in the Boat

That day when evening came, he said to his disciples, “Let us go over to the other side.” – Mark 4:35 By Jay Ide A recent sermon by Fr. Chris regarding Biblical Strategies for Success recalled something that happened many years ago. It has two parts, but they really are part of the same narrative. […]

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Newsletter: No Jesus, No Peace

“Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth.” – Colossians 3:2 By Fr. Christopher Waters There are days when my mind feels like it is about to explode! We live in a time when there is so much information pouring into us that we can become completely overwhelmed. […]

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All Roads Lead to God?

“Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life, and only a few find it.” – Matthew 7:13-14 By Frank Christel “All roads lead to God” was […]

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Newsletter: I Surrender

“For whoever wishes to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake and the gospel’s will save it.” – Mark 8:35 By Fr. Christopher Waters My roommate from college, Don, came into Owasso earlier this week to say hello and catch up. He is also a pastor, but unlike […]

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Forever God is Faithful

The Lord is my rock, my fortress and my deliverer. It is God who arms me with strength and keeps my way secure. – 2 Samuel 22:2, 33 By Dixie Spears Most of you know about the fall I had on July 2. Fell flat on my bottom and was in severe pain for several […]

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Newsletter: Storms Approaching

Be merciful to me, O God, be merciful to me, for in you my soul takes refuge; in the shadow of your wings I will take refuge, till the storms of destruction pass by. Psalm 57:1 By Fr. Christopher Waters David was experiencing a personal storm when he fled from King Saul and hid in […]

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