Volume 5, Number 8, June 16, 2017
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In this edition


Bishop's Corner

Oklahoma City University

Oklahoma United Methodist Foundation insights

Save the date

Check the Conference Calendar for details and more events.
  • Mission u, July 21-23, Oklahoma City University
  • Young Adult Retreat, July 21-23, Camp Egan (www.okcamps.org)
  • Awaken 2017 (worship convocation), July 24-27, Little Rock, Arkansas
  • South Central Jurisdiction Mission Academy (VIM and disaster response), Sept. 10-13, Aurora, Nebraska
  • Fall Willson Lecture Series, Oct. 19, Oklahoma City University

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Annual Conference 2017

Bishop urges churches
to tell people why?

A‌cross the days of the 2017 ‌Oklahoma Annual Conference, United Methodists made a virtual journey with Bishop Jimmy Nunn—from where his pioneer ancestors settled on the Texas Panhandle's caprock; to a church and a university each more than a century old, in Oklahoma City; and on to places as far away as Malaysia and Palestine, through Internet live streaming.

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Watch all the videos from Annual Conference here

Church resource

Highlights of Annual Conference

Bulletin insert with Annual Conference highlights. The PDF is formatted to print on 8 1/2 x 11 paper.

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New ordained and provisional elders

See our newest ordained and provisional elders for 2017

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3 finish doctoral program

Saint Paul School of Theology celebrated a first for its campus at Oklahoma City University on May 19: three people were conferred the degree of Doctor of Ministry during commencement.

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President of OCU to retire

Oklahoma City University President Robert Henry will retire, effective June 30, 2018.


Mission u

You are especially invited to participate in this unique learning experience at Oklahoma City University, where you can go away equipped to change the world. Each year, an untold number of people are impacted by this historic educational opportunity.

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