- Ada, Oklahoma

September 6, 2013

Religion Briefs

Ada —

Family Matters series begins

ADA — Life Community Church hosts Family Matters, a new sermon series by Mickey Keith, senior pastor. The series runs from Sept. 8-29 at the Sunday 10 a.m. service and is open to the public. Over four consecutive weeks, Keith will discuss the importance of Christianity in the family covenant and its value in all relationships.

Life Community Church is located at 330 E. 14th St. in Ada. For more information about the church, phone 580-427-6230 or visit the website at or Life Community Church on Facebook.


St. Luke’s to host

rummage sale

On Saturday, Sept. 7,  from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m., St. Luke’s Episcopal Church will host a church-wide rummage sale in the church's parish hall. Furniture, sewing machines, artwork, linens and more will be available. 

St. Luke’s is located at 17th and Broadway, with the entryway on  17th Street.


New sermon series begins Sept. 15

Ada First Free Will Baptist Church announces a new sermon series by Derek Altom, pastor.

Beginning Sunday morning, Sept. 15, Derek will be launching a new series titled “Stand Firm:  A Study of the Book of 1 Peter.” Sunday morning worship begins at 10:30 a.m.

The event is open to the public.

For more information, phone the church office at 332.3119 or visit


Xtreme Teen event set at ABT church

Ada Baptist Temple Church youth pastor Caleb Prenevost will lead the third annual Xtreme Teen event Monday through Wednesday, Sept. 9-11, from 7-9 p.m.

The purpose of the event is to teach and challenge young people to give their lives to the Lord Jesus and live a life of victory and joy.

Interested teens may phone Prenevost for information or transportation at 619-219-0061 or 580-436-4546.


Special persons to be honored at Roff

The Pentecostal Holiness Church at 601 E. Main St. in Roff celebrates its special persons of the month in a special service Sunday,   Sept. 15, at 12:30 p.m.

Friends and family of the special persons of the month, David and Mary McMichael, are invited to help celebrate their lives.

A special service using the couple's favorite Bible passages and songs will be conducted. They each will be presented a rose, followed by a special prayer for their future as  husband and wife as well as their lives in Christ. The service will conclude with a celebratory meal in their honor.


Grief support group continues in Ada

A new GriefShare Group began Tuesday, Sept. 3, in Ada. The sessions will be held at Central Church of Christ Family Life Center at 824 Stadium Drive, Ada, from 7-9 p.m. 

GriefShare is for people grieving the death of a loved one. GriefShare groups meet weekly for 13 weeks to help you face these challenges and move toward rebuilding your life. There is no charge for this grief support group. 

Contact Barbara at 580-436-3248 or 580-272-7550 or the church office at 580-332-6411 for more information.


Byng church hosts gospel singing

Byng Free Will Baptist Church hosts a gospel singing at 6 p.m Sept. 8. Featured singer is Mark Huett.


Special Bible study set at local church

New Life Apostolic Faith Church hosts a special Bible study on Revelation Chapter 13.

For more information, phone 436-1765.