- Ada, Oklahoma

September 21, 2012

Religion Briefs

The Ada News

Ada —  

Old-fashioned revival set at ABT 

ADA — Ada and its surrounding communities are invited to hear evangelist David Harrison Sept. 23-26 at Ada Baptist Temple. Sunday services will be at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday through Wednesday services will be at 7 p.m.

Harrison is founder and director of Voice of Hope Ministries and travels across America in revivals and crusades, preaching a message of repentance and hope. 

He has been preaching for more than 30 years and has pastored and helped to start 16 Baptist churches across America. He is a musician and songwriter.

Harrison and his wife, Kay, have been married since 1973. They have four children and two grandchildren.

They live in Lexington, N.C., and are members of Gospel Light Baptist Church in Walkertown, N.C., with Dr. Bobby Roberson as their pastor.


Winter clothing for homeless collected

ADA — Mitchell Memorial Methodist Church, 221 W. Seventh, and Chief Cornerstone Ministries, Oklahoma City, are joining forces to collect coats, blankets, gloves, sweatshirts, stocking caps and socks for the homeless.

Donations may be made Sept. 16 through Oct. 13. For more information, phone Sara Duke at 580-235-7814  or Mike Watkins at 405-314-6042.

Methodist Church starts new program

ADA — First United Methodist Church, 129 W. 14th, has started a new fall program of activities called CONTACT. It includes a sermon on prayer led by senior pastor David L. Daniel on Sept. 23.

In addition, there will be a class titled “Building Better Moms” beginning the second Monday in October.  The sessions are to be held from 9-10 a.m., led by Ginger Daniel at the church, and from 6:30-7:30 p.m., led by Cheryl McCortney at her home.

There is also a new Bible study based on the book Believing God by Beth Moore, to be led by Ginger Daniel. The class begins Oct. 8 from 10:30 a.m. to noon.

Daniel is conducting a study titled Path to Discipleship at 6:30 p.m. Mondays.

Charges for books are as follows: Building Better Moms, $11; Believing God, $15; Path to Discipleship, $13.

For more information, phone 332-1398.


Ahloso church hosts youth night

ADA — Youth Night Fall “Into” Service takes place at 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 30, at  Faith Baptist Church, located on Ahloso Road in Ada.

Speaker is Vinnie Baptiste. Full of Grace in Ada, pastored by Toney Buck, is leading worship.