Monthly Archives: December 2017

How To Use This Issue (December 2017)

As I write this column, the tragic events of Charlottesville, Virginia, are still fresh on the minds of many. Hate-based strife seems to occur more frequently nowadays. It’s a sad state of affairs, but it makes our fight for a … Continue reading

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Bright Lights (December 2017)

Chicken Noodle Dinner Raises Over $11,000 for Local Agencies United Methodist Women at First United Methodist Church in Duncan, Oklahoma, host annual home cooked chicken noodle dinner fundraiser for mission. Holiday help: Bank of Cheer delivers Meals and Smiles to … Continue reading

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From the President (December 2017)

Be in the Waiting Waiting for Christ is not waiting in vain. Each year, Christians get a chance to start again. We are blessed with time to prepare our hearts and minds for the coming Messiah, who will be a … Continue reading

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From the Editor (December 2017)

My favorite Christmastime hymn is “O Come, O Come Emmanuel.” It sums up for me the longing and the focus of Advent: Come peace, come joy. Come God, be with us. We prepare for the birth of Christ, who brings … Continue reading

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