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October 26, 2012

Religion Briefs


Ada —

Pastor, evangelist and teacher is Irvin McCorkle.

Services begin at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, and 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday (Oct. 29-31.)


St. Luke’s Church to host 'Extreme Animals' Saturday

On Saturday, Oct. 27, from 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. St. Luke’s Episcopal Church host a children’s event titled “All Creatures Great and Small,” as a part of its October focus on caring for all of God’s creation.

The morning activities begin with nature crafts, and at 11 a.m. Extreme Animals from Oklahoma City are providing a petting zoo with many exotic animals from  around the world. 

A nature-themed lunch will be served for the children at noon. This event is intended for children from pre-school through fourth  grade. The event is open to the public.

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church is located at 17th and Broadway.


Special Wesleyan services scheduled at First Methodist

 ADA — Wesleys are coming to First United Methodist Church on Oct. 28 at both services. John portrayed by Mel Hutt will be preaching and Bruce Bonar will be singing two of the Wesleyan Hymns.

 The history of Methodism is rich with the great legacy of these two outstanding leaders.  John was an outstanding preacher and Charles a great singer and hymn writer.

The event is open to the public. The church is located at 129 W. 14th and Broadway.

For more information visit the church's website at


Ada Baptist Temple co-pastors exemplify church motto

ADA — Ada Baptist Temple has had as its motto for 30 years, Ada’s “Distinctively Different” Church. No where is this more true than in its Pastoral team of co-pastors, Robert Eberle and Mickey Hollars.

Eberle began Ada Baptist Temple 31 years ago. His specialty is in his counseling ministry. His Bible knowledge and his life experience makes him a qualified counselor.

Hollars has been at ABT for one and one-half years. He handles much of the day-to-day pastoral duties. He preaches Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings.

These two make a very well rounded pastoral team.

 Ada Baptist Temple is located at 301 Napier St. For more information or transportation, phone the church office at 580-436-4546.


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