MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

September 6, 2013

Local congregations 09.07.13




AME

FLIPPER CHAPEL, African Methodist Episcopal, 202 W. Seminole, Taft. Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m. with service at 11 a.m. Pastor: The Rev. Samuel L. Craig. Information: (918) 683-4334, email flipperchurch@yahoo.com or Facebook.com/flipperchapel.

PETERS CHAPEL, African Methodist Episcopal, 7902 Fern Mountain Road, has services Sunday, 9:45 a.m., Sunday school; 11 a.m., Sunday service; 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Bible study. Pastor: The Rev. Willie Weary Sr. Information: (918) 687-4439.

WARD CHAPEL, African Methodist Episcopal, Ninth and Denison streets. Pastor: Sharlotte McBride. Information: (918) 682-2364.



Apostolic

APOSTOLIC TRUTH TABERNACLE, 116 Southeast Railroad Ave., Fort Gibson.

FAITH, Sallisaw, 103 N. Washington. Information: (918) 733-4259 or zaneandlinda@yahoo.com.

FIRST, Porum, 106 S. Third St., church services are at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Sundays; and 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Information: (918) 260-4937 or (918) 261-2788.

SANCTUARY, 2006 S. Cherokee. Pastor: Gary Martin. Information: (318) 235-8934.

• Three Fold Cord of Apostolic Identity bible study, 7:30 p.m. every Tuesday. Information: (318) 235-8934.



Assembly of God

CHURCH CENTRAL, 1801 Baltimore St., Men of Faith Prayer Group meets at 7 p.m. Thursdays. Information: (918) 683-3221 or http://www.churchcentralmuskogee.com.

COMMUNITY GOSPEL CENTER, 1686 E Highway 62, Fort Gibson, OK 74434; Jim & Jeanine Holder, Pastors.

Wednesday Night — 6 p.m. supper before service.

FIRST, Checotah, 410 N. Broadway. Information: (918) 360-2752 or (918) 473-6670.

FIRST, Fort Gibson, 200 N. Lee. Services are at 9:45 a.m., 10:45 a.m., and 6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Thursday. Pastors Pat and John Henry Ford. Information: (918) 487-5054.

FIRST, Muskogee, 3100 Gulick St. Services are at 8 a.m., 10:35 and 5 p.m. Sundays and 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Pastor: Dr. Steven Rose. Information: (918) 682-9000 or debra@m1a.us.

FIRST, Warner, 206 S. Third St., has Sunday school at 9:45 a.m.; worship at 10:35 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesday activities include Bread of Life dinner at 6 p.m., worship service at 7 p.m. including Royal Rangers, Missionettes and youth. Pastor: Josh McElyea. Information: (918) 463-2629 or www.warnerfirstassembly.org.

FIRST, Webbers Falls, one mile north of I-40 on Oklahoma 100, near Webbers Falls. Services Sunday at 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m., and 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Pastor: Ron Butler. Information: (918) 464-2571.

KEEFETON, 1891 E. 118 St. South, Keefeton. Information: (918) 348-1025 or (918) 989-5564.

LIFEPOINT, 2200 S. 32nd St., U.S. 69 South. Pastors: Jack and Helen Manley. Information: (918) 686-9600.

NEW HOPE, 110 W. 58th St. S., two miles south of Peak Boulevard on U.S. 64. Services are at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Pastor: John Overton. Information: (918) 683-2139.

• Celebrate Recovery is Fridays with dinner at 6 p.m. and large group at 7 p.m. For transportation, call (918) 351-5218 or (918) 348-0424.

PORUM, Second and Osage, Porum. Information: (918) 484-5408.

SHILOH, Oklahoma 9 between Stigler and Eufaula, in Enterprise. Pastor: Rick McElyea.



Baptist

ALL NATIONS MISSION CENTER, 302 Honor Heights Drive, 9:45 a.m. Sunday school, 11 a.m., worship; and 7 p.m., Wednesday service. Information: Brandon Kemble, pastor, (918) 718-4174.

ANTIOCH, 320 S. Mission, Tahlequah, has Sunday school at 10 a.m. and Sunday worship at 11 a.m. with Bible study at 6 p.m. Wednesday. Information: The Rev. Vernell Racy, pastor, (479) 221-3422, or Betty Brown or Lee Sallis, (918) 456-9461.

• Monthly College Day Service is at 11 a.m. the first Sunday of the month. Information: ambct.tripod.com.

• Church is hosting a Women’s Conference from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 21. Advance tickets are $20, tickets at the door are $25. Scholarships are available for students.

• Church is hosting a garage sale from 7 a.m. to noon Sept. 7 at 1753 S. Muskogee Ave.

ANTIOCH MISSIONARY, 700 N. Fourth St., worship at 10:45 a.m.; food and Bible study, 5:45 p.m. Sunday. Information: (918) 682-7603 or (918) 682-5850.

ASH STREET, 1521 Ash St., has Bible study at 9:30 a.m. Sundays, worship at 10:40 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesday service is at 6 p.m. Music: Mikel Hood. Pastor: Greg Cox, (918) 687-5383.

BIBLE, 917 Admiral St. Services: Sunday school, 10 a.m.; Sunday worship, 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m., nursery available; Wednesday, 7 p.m. Information: (918) 781-3990 or (918) 348-0766.

BOSTON AVENUE, 201 S. 30th St., 9:45 a.m., Sunday School; 11 a.m., worship; 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, worship. Pastor: Donnie Echols, (918) 682-2933.

BLACKJACK MISSIONARY, Taft Road and 94th Street North, Taft, will have Sunday school, 10 a.m., regular church services at 11 a.m. Sundays and prayer and Bible study at 6 p.m. Wednesdays. Information: Pastor Roscoe Beasley Sr., (918) 360-2869.

BRUSH HILL, three miles south of Interstate 40 on Oklahoma 150. Information: Carrie Vogt, (918) 441-8477.

BRUSHY MOUNTAIN, 4510 E. Davis Field Road., 10 a.m. Sunday school, 11 a.m. worship, noon lunch. Pastor: Cory Lakey.

BUCKHORN FREEWILL, south of Muskogee on old U.S. 64 between Keefeton and Warner. Information: Ray Phillips, pastor, (918) 773-8287; or George Harris, associate pastor, (918) 482-5741.

BUTLER CREEK, 15 miles south of Muskogee on Oktaha Road, Sunday school at 10 a.m. and services at 11 a.m. Information: (918) 682-9645 or (918) 441-8779.

CALVARY, 220 S. R St., Sunday school at 9:45 a.m.; and worship at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesday services are at 6:30 p.m. Information: (918) 682-8681.

CALVARY, Oklahoma 150, Eufaula. Information: (918) 689-9403.

CENTRAL, 624 East Side Blvd.; Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; worship, 10:50 a.m.; adult choir, discipleship training, 5:30 p.m.; children’s meal and music, 5:30 p.m.; worship, 6:30 p.m. Pastor: J.T. Carvell. Information: (918) 683-2946.

• Wednesdays — Journey into Intimacy with God (study on the life of Moses) and prayer service, youth activities, 6:30 p.m.

• Thursdays — free clothing closet, 1 to 3 p.m., enter through the northwest door marked “elevator.”

• Saturdays — celebrate recovery, 5 to 6 p.m., dinner; 6 to 7 p.m., main meeting; 7 to 8 p.m., small groups.

CENTRAL MISSIONARY, 1400 Georgetown St., has Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and worship, 11 a.m. Wednesday Bible study is at 6 p.m. Pastor: The Rev Ray K Gaines, (918) 687-4820.

CRESCENT VALLEY, nine miles west of Tahlequah and nine miles east of Fort Gibson. Information: (918) 456-6590.

DEAN’S CHAPEL, 1119 S. Junction. Pastor: The Rev. Don Dumas. Information: (918) 683-3771.

EASTERN HEIGHTS, corner of York and Haskell streets, Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; church service, 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m.; 7 p.m., Wednesdays. Pastor: The Rev. Jeff Mann. Information: (918) 682-5556.

ECHOTA.

ERAM, five miles east of Morris on Highway 62. Information: (918) 733-4259.

EVANGELIST TEMPLE, 115 W. Southside Blvd.: Sunday school, 10 a.m.; worship, 11 a.m.; Wednesday prayer service, 5:30 p.m., with Bible study at 6 p.m. Information: Pastor Richard Brooks, (918) 687-6312 or (918) 687-3034.

• Clothing giveaway for those in need 5-7 p.m. Wednesdays. Information: (918) 687-3034 or (918) 348-1460.

FAIRVIEW BAPTIST, 3510 W. Peak Blvd., Sunday school, 9:45 a.m.; morning worship, 11 a.m.; discipleship training, 5 p.m.; evening worship, 6 p.m. Pastor: Bobby Morgan. Information: (918) 682-2708 or www.fairviewmuskogee.org.

FAITH LOVE, 527 N. Sixth St., Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; service, 11 a.m. Bible study 6 p.m. Wednesday. Pastor: The Rev. Glenn O. Gardner, Sr. Associate Pastor: The Rev. Johnny Gardner. Information: (918) 616-3468.

FIRST, 111 S. Seventh St., Sunday worship, 9:30 and 10:55 a.m.; Bible study classes, 5 p.m.; evening worship, 6 p.m. Senior pastor: Dr. Lance Sawyer. Information: (918) 682-3496.

FIRST, Fifth and Denison streets, will have prayer at the end of each month from Friday morning to Saturday afternoon. Pastor: The Rev. Maurice Baccus.

FIRST, Checotah, 210 S.W. Second St. Information: (918) 473-2275.

FIRST, Fort Gibson, 304 E. Hickory, Fort Gibson. Pastor: Danny Gandara. Information: (918) 478-2245.

FIRST, 6600 S. 54 St. West, Summit. Pastor: The Rev. Charles N. Moore. Co-chairpeople: Jeri Threats and Jean Tucker. Information: (918) 682-8344 or (918) 686-0363.

FIRST, 810 Second Ave., Warner.

FIRST SOUTH, Oklahoma 16, three miles west of U.S. 75, Beggs. Information: (918) 482-3272 or meter@ms7.com.

FIRST FREE WILL, 1228 Patterson St. Information: (918) 683-4230 or (918) 733-4259.

FIRST FREEWILL, 1487 E. Poplar St., Fort Gibson.

FIRST FREE WILL, south of I-40 on Exit 278 and Oklahoma 2, Porum. Information: (918) 733-4259 or zaneandlinda@yahoo.com.

FIRST FREE WILL, just off of Division Street, corner of Atoka and Magnolia streets, Coweta. Information: (918) 486-4316 or (918) 521-7781.

FIRST FREE WILL, 105 S. Polk, Wagoner.

FIRST INDIAN, 510 S. Ninth St.: Prayer time, 9:45 a.m.; Bible study classes, 10 a.m.; worship, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Pastor: James Farmer. Information: (918) 816-0857.

FIRST MISSIONARY, 429 Denison St., Sunday school, 9:45 a.m.; worship, 11 a.m. Pastor: C. Maurice Baccus Jr.

FIRST, Porter, 325 S. Main St. Pastor: Dale Clayton. Information: (918) 483-2611.

FIRST, Summit, 6600 S. 5400 West. The Rev. Charles N. Moore Sr. is the pastor. Information: (918) 682-0508 or (918) 686-0363.

FIRST, Taft. Pastor: The Rev. John C. Washington. Information: Alberta Paschal, (918) 683-5399.

FIRST, Tahlequah. Information: (918) 457-5155 or email ecba@att.net.

FIRST, Tullahassee. Information: Louise Lewis, (918) 441-1031.

FIRST, Wainwright, located south of Muskogee on U.S. 69 to the Wainwright exit, take a right on Wainwright Road and continue five miles west to First Street, turn right and go one block, church is on the left across from the school. Pastor: David Yarbrough. Information: (918) 474-3317.

FIRST, Webbers Falls, 120 McCorkle Street. Pastor: Jason Ravan. Information: (918) 464-2314.

FOUNTAIN, 2540 W. 60th St. North. Pastor: The Rev. William Brown, and Doris Marshall, pianist. Information: (918) 683-0139 or (918) 687-0301.

• Church will be hosting the Women Getting to Know Women conference at 1 p.m. Sept. 7. Marva Tibbs will be the guest speaker.

• Church will celebrate its 182nd anniversary at 3 p.m. Sept. 8. Guest speaker will be Bertrand Bailey Jr.

FOUR MILE BRANCH MISSIONARY, 23297 N. Four Mile Road, Fort Gibson. Interim pastor: The Rev. Terry Kirts. Information: (918) 478-3156.

FREE WILL, south of I-40, exit 278, on Oklahoma 2, Porum. Information: (918) 967-8283 or james-lolawms@sbcglobal.net.

HILLCREST FREE WILL, 909 Northeast 11th St., Wagoner, 9:45 a.m. Sunday school; 11 a.m. worship. Pastor: Francis Berka. Information: (918) 485-2672.

GRACE, 1201 Harris St., has Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. followed by worship service at 11 a.m. Discipleship training is at 5 p.m. with worship service at 6 p.m. Wednesday worship is at 6 p.m. Pastor: Justin Voigt.

GRANDVIEW, 3608 S. Cherokee Drive. Pastor: Danny Mills. Information: (918) 683-2477 or www.grandviewbaptist.com.

• Wednesday dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m. each week. Cost is $2.50 for adults and $1 for children 10 and under; or a maximum of $7 per family.

GREATER CANAAN MISSIONARY, 2331 Euclid.

GREATER SHILOH, 701 Altamont. Pastor: The Rev. Vanzelen G. Brown Sr. Information: (918) 687-5013.

GREATER SHILOH MISSIONARY, 410 Girard.

HOUSE OF PRAYER FREEWILL, Oklahoma 10A out of Gore.

IMMANUEL, 711 Spaulding Blvd. Information: (918) 869-0710.

LAWRENCE STREET, 2207 Lawrence St., one block north of the Skate Center Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; services, 10:30 a.m., 5 and 6 p.m. Information: (918) 682-4408.

LITTLE ROSE MISSIONARY, 2332 Findlay Ave. Pastor: The Rev. Paul Washington.

MACEDONIA, 418 W. Shawnee Bypass. Pastor: The Rev. L.H. Smith. Information: (918) 682-8227.

MCKEY BAPTIST CHURCH, between Vian/Sallisaw; exit north off I-40 on Dwight Mission Road for 1.5 miles to church. Pastor: Curtis Bias.

MEADOWBROOK BAPTIST CHURCH, 24th and Elizabeth streets. Information: Pastor Darrell Simmons, (918) 869-8321.

METROPOLITAN, 827 Altamont St. Information: (918) 682-9372.

MOUNT BETHEL MISSIONARY, Porter. Information: The Rev. Henry McVay, pastor, (918) 360-5576, or Betty Davis, (918) 683-6960.

MOUNT CALVARY, 622 N. Sixth St., Sunday school, 9:15 a.m.; worship, 10:45 a.m.; church in training, 5:30 p.m.; Wednesday Bible study, 7 p.m. Pastor: Gary D. Hall Sr. Information: (918) 682-3292.

MOUNT OLIVE STAR, Checotah. Information: (918) 441-6959, Willie Hopkins, or (918) 843-0084. Pastor: Sam Cunningham.

MOUNT PLEASANT, Porter, Information: (918) 639-4907.

MOUNT ZION, Boynton. Information: (918) 616-3496 or (918) 583-9993.

MOUNT ZION MISSIONARY, 902 Rutherford St. Information: The Rev. David Lee Ragsdale Jr., (918) 360-6070.

MOUNTAIN VIEW, 6401 W. Hancock St., Sunday school, 9:45 a.m.; worship, 10:50 a.m.; Wednesday meal, 6 p.m., and prayer services, 7 p.m. Pastor: Bill S. Crow. Information: (918) 869-6440 or (918) 687-9565.

NEW JERUSALEM, 1715 Wewoka St., schedule for Sunday is prayer emphasis, 9 a.m.; Bible study, 9:30 a.m.; worship, 10:45 a.m. “Working The Word Bible Study” is at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Information: (918) 683-6055.

NEW HOPE, 12358 S. 40th West, Oktaha, has Sunday school, 9:45 a.m.; morning worship, 11 a.m.; Wednesday prayer service, 5:30 p.m.; Bible study, 6 p.m.; choir rehearsal, 7 p.m. Information: (918) 683-7735.

NEW ZION, 901 N. Third St., has Sunday school at 9:30 a.m.; worship service at 11 a.m. Sunday; youth bible study at 5:30 and Bible study at 6 p.m. Wednesday. Information: Gary Mitchum Sr., pastor, (918) 687-4229.

• Church youth group will host its annual youth program at 3 p.m. Sept. 15. Guest speaker is William Brown. Information: MaRhonda Evans, (918) 360-6180.

NORTHSIDE, 1801 Walnut St., Sunday school is at 10 a.m.; worship, 11 a.m. Pastor: Marion F. Graves. Information: (918) 441-3317 or (918) 360-9543.

NORWOOD-LAKEVIEW, 20980 Oklahoma 80, two miles from Fort Gibson Dam on Oklahoma 80 North, has Sunday school at 10 a.m., worship at 11 a.m. and evening worship at 6 p.m. A midweek revival is held at 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Information: (918) 478-3173.

OKAY, 7530 N. 37th Street East, across from the post office and Okay Senior Building. Information: (918) 683-5846, (918) 706-1805 or (918) 441-0819.

OLD AGENCY, 1115 N. 24th St. Sunday school, 11 a.m.; worship, noon; Tuesday, noonday prayer, noon; Wednesday, prayer service, 6:30 p.m.; Bible study, 7 p.m. Information: The Rev. A. H. and Marlene Jones, (918) 682-6720.

OLDHAM MEMORIAL, 3605 Tahlequah St., worship, 9:30 a.m.; Bible study, 10:30 a.m.; worship service, 5 p.m.; Wednesday service, 6:30 p.m. Nursery and children’s church provided. Information: (918) 682-4916 or www.oldhammbc.org.

ONAPA, one quarter mile east of U.S. 69 on Onapa Road and five miles south of Checotah. Information: (918) 473-6817.

PALABRA DA VIDA, 624 East Side Blvd., enter on the north side, 9:30 a.m., Sunday school; 10:50 a.m., worship; and 6:30 p.m., Wednesdays prayer meeting. Pastor: Claudio Valencia. Information: (918) 577-0409.

PLEASANT GROVE, one and one-fourth miles south of Oklahoma B51 on Bear Thompson Road, Tullahassee. Pastor: The Rev. Nelson D. Ross.

RAYFIELD, 601 Indianapolis Ave., Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.; worship, 11 a.m.; Wednesday Bible study, 7 p.m. Pastor: The Rev. Leroy Walker Sr., (918) 682-9515.

SOUTH RIDGE, 320 E. Benge St., Fort Gibson. Pastor: Andy Webb. Information: Ken Turner, (918) 351-4337.

ST. JOHN, 1965 E. 92nd Street North, Wagoner. Information: (918) 840-9660. Information: Jennifer Brown, (918) 840-0535.

ST. PAUL, Taft, meets at 10 a.m. for Sunday school; 11 a.m. Sunday and 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Pastor: The Rev. John Walker. Information: The Rev. Pam Riddle, associate pastor, (918) 682-9945.

ST. THOMAS PRIMITIVE, south of Muskogee in Summit. Information: Michael Baker at (918) 684-8900, or Kenneth Thomas, at (918) 683-1355.

SEVENTH DAY BAPTIST CHURCH. Information: (918) 348-9878.

ST. LUKE BAPTIST CHURCH, 1624 Reeves St. Sunday school, 9:30 a.m., services 11 a.m. Sunday. Bible study/prayer meeting 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Pastor: Ray Pickett. Information: (918) 687-1670.

ST. MARK, 1020 S. Second St. Pastor: The Rev. Rodger Cutler. Information: Brenda Davison, (918) 683-1669.100 Women In Hats Luncheon/ Program hosted by St. Mark’s Pastor’s Aide.

• Church presents The Sons of St. Mark in concert at 6 p.m. Oct. 12. Guests included S.O.S, S.W.A.G, Unique Sons of Faith and Power of Love. Information: KaRun Hall, (918) 664-6939.

SOUTHEAST, 2511 E. Hancock Road, meets for worship, Bible study and activities each week as follows: Sunday Bible study, 9:30 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. and Teen kids for ages 5 through sixth grade Sundays. Sundays. Wednesday worship is at 6:30 p.m. with children’s choirs for 4 years to sixth grade; and Youth Praise, seventh to 12th grade. A nursery is provided during all services for newborns and preschoolers. Pastor: Doug Miller. Information: (918) 683-1447.

TIMOTHY, 5530 W. Okmulgee Ave. Information: (918) 682-6130 or www.timothybaptistchurch.net.

TRINITY FREE WILL, 515 S. 24th St., has Sunday school at 10 a.m. Sunday and services at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesday services are at 6:30 p.m. Information: Pastor Michael Hunt, (918) 680-0045.

TWIN OAKS, Whitehorn Cove area, Wagoner. Information: (918) 462-3204 or e-mail tobc50thann@aol.com.

UNION, 511 Fillmore St., Wagoner. Pastor: James Overton. Information: Lonell Hytche, (918) 485-4944.

UNITED FREE WILL, 10 miles north of Wagoner on U.S. 69, Mazie, services are at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday. Bible study, 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Pastor: Jimmy Layne. Information: (918) 485-4267 or (918) 485-8771.

VANN LAKE, 5068 N. 90th Road West, Porter, Sunday Bible study, 10 a.m.; worship, 11 a.m., and 6:30 p.m.. Wednesday service 7 p.m. at the church. Information: (918) 686-6980.

• Church will have its monthly gospel singing on the second Saturday of each month. Eating starts at 6 p.m. with the singing at 7 p.m.

VIAN, 404 W. Schley Street, Vian. Information: (918) 773-5226 or www.thedills.net.

• Mark Bishop in concert 7 p.m. Oct. 4.

WEST SIDE FREE WILL, 1407 Gentry, Checotah. Information: (918) 473-4260 or (918) 617-0392.

WILSON CHAPEL, Haskell, eight miles west of Muskogee on Oklahoma 16, has Sunday school at 10 a.m. and church at 11 a.m. Pastor: The Rev. Delbert C. Josey. Information: (918) 684-3266 or (918) 682-6456.



Catholic

SAINT JOSEPH, 321 N. Virginia St. Vigil mass, 5 p.m. Saturdays. Sundays, mass, 9:30 a.m. in English and noon in Spanish. Information: (918) 687-1351.

• Our Hispanic Committee is selling tamales after mass this weekend, at a cost of $10 per dozen. For information contact Minerva Trejo at (918) 687-1351.

• Eucharistic Ministers Training will be held this weekend following the Saturday 5 p.m. and Sunday 9:30 a.m. masses.

• Religious Education classes will begin this weekend for all youth.

• We welcome Fr. Paul Farin with Cross Catholic Outreach who is speaking this weekend at all Masses, on behalf of the poor in developing countries.





Church of Christ

18TH AND DENISON, 18th and Denison streets. Services are at 10:45 a.m. and 7 p.m. Sundays. Information: Eric Rodgers, minister, (918) 687-6424.

• Church is hosting a gospel meeting at 10:45 a.m. and 2 p.m. Sept. 15, and at 7 p.m. Sept. 16-18. Guest speaker will be Arnelious Crenshaw.

AZALEA, 2318 B E. Shawnee Bypass, use the entrance by Fence Me in Curt’s Mall, has Sunday Bible class at 9:30 a.m.; worship, 10:20 a.m. and 5 p.m. Sunday; and Wednesday Bible class, 7 p.m. The church offers free Bible correspondence courses. Information: Preacher Brandon Canup, (918) 913-1042.

CHANDLER ROAD, 3507 Chandler Road. Information: (918) 682-3348 or www.crchurchofchrist.com. Minister: Donnie Branscum.

CHURCH OF CHRIST, 2502 S. 24th Street West. Information: (918) 351-5582.

EASTSIDE, 2141 Kingston, has Bible class at 9:30 a.m. Sunday with worship at 10:20 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday; and Wednesday Bible class at 7 p.m. Tune in to the television program, “Gospel of Christ,” at 8:30 a.m. Sundays on Channel 52 or cable Channel three. Information: (918) 682-6382, eastside2@suddenlinkmail.com or eastsidecocmuskogee.com.

FORT GIBSON, 806 S. Lee. Information: (918) 478-2222 or www.ftgchurchofchrist.com or ftgcoch@sbcglobal.net.

MUSKOGEE, 3206 N. York St. Information: (918) 683-4531 or www.mccweb.org.

SOUTHSIDE, 2701 S. Cherokee St., one-half mile north of Peak Boulevard, has Bible class at 10 a.m. Sunday, worship at 10:50 a.m. and 5 p.m. Sunday and Bible class at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Preacher: Derrill McClendon. Information: (918) 260-4736.

WEST SIDE, 2434 W. Okmulgee Ave. Information: (918) 682-3602.



CME

BEEBE MEMORIAL, 700 S. Seventh St. Information: Leroy Manns, (918) 682-0835, or Shelia Crutcher, chairperson, (918) 687-8045.

CUMMINGS-COLE, 208 East Seminole St., Taft. Reverend: Fredo Givens.



Episcopal

GRACE, 218 N. Sixth S t., activities on Sunday, 8 a.m. healing service in church; 10:30 a.m. healing service in church, followed by parish fair and fish fry; 4 p.m., Episcoposse.

• Sept. 9 — 7:30 p.m. Al Anon.

• Sept. 10 — 6 p.m. Education for ministry.

• Sept. 11 — 9 a.m. Meals on Wheels. 5:30 p.m. Tai Chi; 7 p.m. choir practice.

• Sept. 13 — 9 a.m. Meals on Wheels.

• Sept. 14 — 10 a.m. Tai Chi at the Farmer’s Market.

• Church will celebrate its 120th anniversary from 4 to 10 p.m. Sept. 21. RSVP and information: Kathy, (918) 869-7152.



Lutheran

FIRST, 428 E. Broadway, Sunday school, 9:15 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Pastor: Wayne Schuett. Information or van pick up: (918) 682-9533.



Nazarene

FIRST CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE, 2700 E. Peak Blvd., Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m.; Wednesday, 7 p.m. Pastor: Monty Nichols, (918) 682-2592. Information: www.muskogeenaz.org.



Nondenominational

ABOUNDING GRACE OUTREACH CENTER, 3701 E75 North, Okay. Information: (918) 478-2028.

BELIEVERS CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP, 820 E. Okmulgee Ave., Sunday worship 10 a.m. and 6 p.m., Wednesday Bible study 7 p.m. No Limit youth group, 4:30 to 6 p.m. Wednesday. Information: (918) 682-1130 or www.muskogeebelievers.com.

BETHEL CHRISTIAN CENTER, 2710 S. Cherokee Drive.

BLOOD BOUGHT EVANGELIST TEMPLE, Church of God in Christ, 1102 N. Third St. Pastor: Clark G. Gilford.

BOULEVARD CHRISTIAN, 1700 W. Shawnee St. Information: Kerry Huffer, (918) 682-7822; or steve@bccok.com.

BREAD OF LIFE, 300 W. Commercial, Haskell, services are at 10:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Wednesday with Pastors Leon and Betty Schneider. Information: (918) 698-1698.

CHOICES CHURCH, corner of Country Club Road and Peak Boulevard, turn into frontage road of Auto Auction with the church at the end of the road on the left. Services 10:30 a.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Tuesday. Radical Hearts on the first and third Saturdays. Information: (918) 706-0883 or (918) 457-0064.

CHRIST HOLY MISSION, 1416 W. Wewoka. Sunday school, 10 a.m.; worship, 11 a.m. Pastor: Carrie Jackson. Information: (918) 482-0989.

CHRISTIAN CHAPEL, 4043 Chandler Road. Information: (918) 687-1606.

CHURCH OF GOD, 3715 E. Shawnee Bypass. Information: (918) 687-3150.

CHURCH OF THE LIVING WATER, 2509 S. 32nd St., one-fourth mile south of Hancock. Information: (918) 682-1540.

CHURCH FOUR EIGHTEEN, located in the former Bethel Temple, 2710 S. Cherokee Drive, meets at 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Sundays, and 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Pastor: Kevin Jones. Information: (918) 577-6918, or www.church418.org.

CHURCH ON THE WORD, Community Center, 200 W. Hickory Street, Fort Gibson. Services 7 p.m. Saturdays. Pastors: Rennie and Patty Ohl. Information: (918) 441-7366 or (918) 284-4799.

COMMUNITY GOSPEL CENTER, U.S. 62 and Four Mile Road, east of Fort Gibson, has Sunday school at 10 a.m., worship at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday; and cafe at 6 p.m. and Bible study at 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Pastor: Greg Taylor. Information: (405) 863-0145.

COMPASSION AND LOVE FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER, 117 E. Main St., Beggs. Information: (918) 814-6460.

COMPASSION AND LOVE FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER, 4607 N. Lewis Ave., Tulsa. Information: (918) 814-6460.

CORNERSTONE CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP, 1501 E. Broadway, Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m. and church is at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday services are at 6:30 p.m. Pastor: Larry Ford. Information: (918) 682-4250.

CROSSROADS COMMUNITY CHURCH, Wagoner Civic Center, 301 S. Grant St., Wagoner.

DESTINY FAMILY CHURCH, 1500 N. U.S. 69, Wagoner. Information: (918) 640-3659.

ELOHIM LOVE CENTER MINISTRIES, 517 S. L St. Information: (918) 686-0493 or (918) 687-7285.

FAITH DELIVERANCE CHRISTIAN CENTER, 401 Independence Ave. Information: (918) 781-0039.

FAITH FELLOWSHIP, 1030 S. Muskogee Ave., Tahlequah.

FAITH IN ACTION, Indian Springs Executive Center, 1320 N. Mill St., Suite 204, Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; worship, 10:45 a.m.; Wednesday, 6:30 p.m.; and Friday Night Live, intercessory prayer initiative. Pastor: Maggie L. Johnson. Information: (918) 360-2445 or heir.force_1@yahoo.com.

FAMILY OF FAITH, 132 S. Main St., Wagoner.

FIRST APOSTOLIC, 106 S. Third St., Porum, services 10 a.m. Sunday, 7 p.m. Wednesday. Information: (918) 260-4937.

FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH, 415 N.E. Second St., Wagoner. Information: (918) 485-3521.

FOR HIS GLORY, 6561 U.S. 64, services are at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Wednesday. It is a full gospel, non-denominational church. Information: Delbert Hawpe, (918) 683-5886.

GALILEE OUTREACH-INREACH MINISTRY CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST, 727 S. Junction Street, Muskogee. Sr. Pastor: Elder Roosevelt Brice. Information: (918) 441-4703.

GOD’S POWERHOUSE CHRISTIAN CENTER, 1616 E. Hancock St. Pastor: Charley Ford. Information: (918) 310-7284 or (918) 360-7274 or www.GodsPowerhouse.org.

GRACE MINISTRIES, 800 W. Peak Blvd. Information: (918) 683-4332.

HARVEST MINISTRIES CHURCH, 2200 E. Okmulgee Ave., services at 10 a.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Wednesday. Pastors: Lester and Doretha Beasley, (918) 816-0901. Information: (918) 686-7455.

THE HOUSE OF DELIVERANCE CHURCH, Summit. Information: Charlotte Neale, (918) 348-4203.

JEHOVAH SHALOM MINISTRIES, 1202 Keaton. Pastor Liz Richmond. Information: (918) 577-7670.

LAKEVIEW CHURCH, Gore, 2 miles west of Fin & Feather Resort on Oklahoma 10. Information: (918) 869-8124.

LIGHTHOUSE TABERNACLE, Ninth and Campbell, Gore. Pastor: William O. Armstrong.

NEW BEGINNINGS CHURCH, 201 N. 54th St.

NEW COMMUNITY, 3600 E. Shawnee Bypass. Information: (918) 781-9895, (918) 683-9111, or brandon@newcommunitychurch.com.

NEW LIFE MINISTRIES, 202 S. Main St., Taft, 10:30 a.m. Sunday service. Information: (918) 680-1521.

OLD MISSION, 119 E. Hickory, Fort Gibson, Sunday school, 10 a.m.; worship, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.; Wednesday, 7 p.m. The church also takes orders for Mid-America Foods. Information: The Rev. Rick Harris, (918) 478-3905 or (918) 351-4128.

ONE IN CHRIST OUTREACH CHRISTIAN CHURCH, 723 S. Third St. Information: (918) 683-6242.

PRAISE CENTER FAMILY CHURCH, 302 N. Seventh St. Information: Debra Mitchell, (918) 478-3936 or (918) 685-0100.

REFRESHING MINISTRIES, 816 Dayton, 5 p.m. Saturday, praise and prayer, In-Him Recording Studios. Information: (918) 913-5915.

RESTORATION MINISTRIES, 2420 N. 24th St. Information: (918) 687-7738.

ROUND MOUNTAIN COMMUNITY CHURCH, off Route 64 between Vian and Gore, services, 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and 6 p.m., Wednesday, 7 p.m.; first Friday Song Fest, 7 p.m. Information: (918) 351-5209.

ROSE OF SHARON, 633 S. Cherokee St. Information: (918) 781-1609.

THE RIVER’S EDGE, 2311 Monta Ave., services 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sundays and 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Pastor Tony Hodgson. Information: (918) 351-4504.

UNITY CENTER OF MUSKOGEE, 105 N. Virginia St., has discussion at 10 a.m. Sunday, worship at 11 a.m. Pastor: The Rev. Beth Williams. Information: (918) 687-6142 or http://www.facebook.com/pages/Unity-Center-of-Muskogee/150217561662356?ref=ts.

UNION FULL GOSPEL CHURCH, 21464 Stick Ross Mountain Road, Tahlequah. Information: (918) 458-1202 or unionfullgospelchurch.com.

VALLEY VIEW FULL GOSPEL CHURCH, 310 N. Meigs St., Fort Gibson.

YORK STREET CHRISTIAN, 1125 S. York St. Information: (918) 683-3391.



Pentecostal

24th STREET FAMILY CHURCH, 2420 N. 24th St. Information: Larry Brown, (918) 687-0668.

ABIDING LIFE FELLOWSHIP, 1407 Callahan St., breakfast, 9 a.m.; Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.; Wednesday, 7 p.m. Nursery provided. Pastors: Dr. Denver and Charlean Callahan. Information: (918) 686-7253 or (918) 869-9481 for a ride to the church. Secretary: Julia Palmer. Pastor: Dr. Denver Callahan.

CALVARY FAITH PENTECOSTAL HOLINESS, 790 S. Lee St., Fort Gibson. Information: (918) 478-3195.

CHURCH OF GOD, 3715 E. Shawnee Bypass, services at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday. Information: (918) 687-3150.

CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST, 727 S. Junction St. Sunday school 10 a.m., Noon day prayer on Tuesdays and Fridays. Information: (918) 577-5801.

CHURCH OF GOD OF PROPHECY, 115 S. State St. Information: Sam VonWald, (918) 955-7716 or (918) 485-2426.

COMMUNITY GOSPEL CENTER, 105 N 4 Mile Road, Fort Gibson. Information: (918) 478-3629.

CHURCH OF GOD, 303 S.W. Railroad, Fort Gibson, will have a Holy Ghost service at 9:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday. Pastor: The Rev. H.J. Ford. Information: (918) 478-3977.

EMMANUEL, Oklahoma 10, Braggs, has Sunday school at 10 a.m., worship at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sundays; and worship at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Pastor: Jack Carner. Information: (918) 487-5067.

FORT GIBSON PENTECOSTAL CHURCH OF GOD, 303 W. Railroad Street South. Pastor: The Rev. H.J. Ford. Information: (918) 478-3615.

GRANDVIEW TABERNACLE, 405 E. Peak Blvd., Sunday school, 9:45 a.m.; worship, 10:45 a.m.; children’s church, 11 a.m.; evening worship, 6 p.m.; Wednesday, 7 p.m. Pastor: Bobby Wingo. Information: (918) 682-2400.

GOODWILL CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST, 5111 Oklahoma St. Pastor: Elder John Martin. Information: (918) 683-5179.

NEW LIFE CENTER, 4025 Gibson St., Gibson Street and Muskogee Turnpike. Pastor: The Rev. Philip Morris. Information: (918) 681-4207.

TRINITY FAMILY WORSHIP, 500 E. Poplar, Fort Gibson, Sunday school, 10 a.m.; worship, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.; Super Church and 360 Youth, 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Children’s church and nursery provided at each service. Ride: (918) 441-9484. Information: (918) 478-2205, www.trinityfamilyworship.com



Presbyterian

BETHANY, 2000 E. Haskell Blvd., 9 a.m., coffee time; 9:30 a.m., Sunday school; 11 a.m., worship service. Information: (918) 682-8683 or www.bethanypresbyterianchurch.org.

• Sept. 10 — 5 p.m. T.O.P.S.

• Sept. 11 — 9 a.m. Meals on Wheels; 6 p.m. Bethany Productions; 7 p.m. choir practice.

• Sept. 12 — 1 p.m. Fun and Games; 6:30 p.m. Lori Fullbright Safety Program at First Presbyterian.

• Sept. 13 — 9 a.m. Meals on Wheels.

FIRST, 500 W. Broadway, 11 a.m., worship service.

• Sept. 7 — 8:30 a.m. Breakfast on Broadway, serving a free community breakfast in Nash Hall; 9 a.m. Ramp it Up, building wheelchair ramps for those in need in the community.

• Sept. 9 — noon, Monday Musings; 5:30 p.m. yoga; 6 p.m. Muskogee Area Quilters

• Sept. 10 — 11:30 a.m. Presbyterian Women; 7 p.m. Grief Share.

• Sept. 11 — 5:30 p.m. Sanctuary choir rehearsal; 6:45 p.m. Glory Ringers rehearsal.

• Sept. 12 — 6 p.m. Muskogee Area Quilters; 6:30 p.m. Lori Fullbright Safety Program.

FIRST, Fort Gibson, 228 N. Lee. Sunday school 10 a.m., services at 11 a.m., Wednesday 7 p.m. Information: (918) 683-9365.

FIRST, Wagoner, 205 N. Main St., 9:45 a.m., coffee time; 9:55 a.m., Sunday school; 10:55 a.m., worship service with the Rev. Leigh McCaslin. Information: (918) 485-5203.

• Church has a fellowship luncheon (potluck) following worship services on the second Sunday of the month.



Seventh-day Adventist

SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST, 170 N. Country Club Road, lesson study at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, service 11 a.m. Information: (918) 682-5602.

• Soup kitchen is open from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Donations welcome.



United Methodist

BIG CUSSETAH INDIAN, three miles west of Morris on New Morris Highway to Prairie Bell Road.

D.D. ETCHIESON INDIAN, 412 W. Seneca, Tahlequah. Information: Faye Morrison, (918) 207-5067.

FIFE INDIAN, 1100 Eufaula Ave., 9:45 a.m., Sunday school; 11 a.m., worship. Wednesday Bible study, 6:30 p.m. Information: The Rev. Samuel Battiest, pastor, (918) 577-6726 or (918) 629-6701.

• Choctaw Nation is offering a 16 week language class free of charge. The class will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. starting Sept. 9. Books will be provided.

FIRST, 419 W. Gentry St., Checotah, Mission Hall service, 8:30 a.m.; Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; worship, 10:50 a.m. Youth meet at 5 p.m. Sundays. Midweek communion 7 a.m. Wednesdays in a 20-minute service. An attended nursery is available for the Sunday morning services. Information: fumcchecotah.org or (918) 473-5714.

• Church is hosting a bible study titled “The Practical Gospel: A Reasonable Inquiry into Luke” from 6 to 7 p.m. beginning Sept. 9 and continuing until Oct. 14.

FIRST, 302 N. Beauregard, Fort Gibson, has Sunday services at 9 a.m., blue jeans service; 10:15 a.m., Sunday school; 11:15 a.m., traditional service. Pastor: The Rev. Barry Collins. Information: www.fortgibsonumc.us or (918) 478-3811.

FIRST, 600 E. Okmulgee Ave., Sunday services are at 9 a.m., contemporary worship ; Sunday school, 10 a.m.; traditional worship, 11 a.m. Information: (918) 682-3368.

• Rags to Recovery meets at 6 p.m. Monday evenings.

• Gamblers Anonymous meets at the church at 6 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays.

FIRST, Eufaula. Information: (918) 689-2109.

FIRST, Porter. Information: (918) 483-6013.

FIRST, Tulsa, 11th Street and Boulder Avenue.

FIRST, 308 Church St., Wagoner.

GORE, Fourth and Winn streets, Sunday worship, 9:15 a.m. Information: (918) 489-5313.

HONOR HEIGHTS, Sunday school 8:30 a.m., worship 9:30 a.m. Information: (918) 687-4854.

OKAY, Oklahoma 16, Sunday worship, 9 a.m. Pastor: Stephanie Crogan.

• Church is holding worship at the Okay Senior Citizens Center until further notice because of the fire. The Okay Senior Citizens Center is located one block away from the old church.

ST. PAUL, 2130 W. Okmulgee Ave., 8:30 a.m., worship, Rowsey Chapel; 9 a.m., FUEL, contemporary worship; 9:45 a.m., Sunday school and Children’s Spirit Zone; 11 a.m., worship, sanctuary; 6 p.m. youth group. Information: (918) 687-7571 or www.stpaulmuskogee.com.

• Church is presenting “Financial Peace University” classes starting at 6:45 p.m. Sept. 4. Information: Greg Boyd.

SPENCER MEMORIAL, 543 N. Seventh St., worships at 11:25 a.m. Pastor: The Rev. Michael Enright. Information: (918) 682-2823.

TRINITY, 518 Houston St., Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; worship, 10:45 a.m.; Wednesday, Bible study, 6 p.m. Baby baskets, 10 to 11:30 a.m. Mondays, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday and 2 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Pastor: Thomas W. Corrigan. Information (918) 687-4693.

WESLEY, 313 East Peak Blvd., west of Hilldale Elementary School, Sunday school/light breakfast, 8:30 a.m., worship, 9:55 a.m. Pastor: The Rev. Michael Enright, (918) 687-8333.



Other

• Linda Darnell Ministries of Tulsa will hold services at 7 p.m. Sept. 19-20 at the Muskogee Civic Center, Room A.

ABIDING LIFE FELLOWSHIP, 1407 Callahan St., Pastors Dr. Denver and Charlean Callahan.

BIBLE STUDY CLASS 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at the Martin Luther King Center, 627 N. Third St. Information: (918) 682-8546.

CHRIST FOR THE WORLD INTERNATIONAL, 120 N. 24th St., services are at 11 a.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Tuesday. Pastor: Isaiah and Amber Thompson. Information: (918) 684-9963.

• Church is participating in the at-risk after-school program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Meals will be provided at the sites and times as follows: Aug. 18 to May 16, 2014, 10:30 to 11 a.m. Sunday, Christ for the World — snack; noon to 12:30 p.m. Sunday, lunch; 6 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, supper; 7:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, snack; 5 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday, supper, 3 to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, Muskogee Teen Center, snack; 5 to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, supper. 5 to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, Red Shield Club, 700 Independence, supper. 3:45 to 4:15 p.m. Monday through Friday, MLK Center, snack.

CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST of Latter-day Saints, 3008 Hancock Road.

CHURCH OF LIVING WATER, 325 Eastside Blvd., has services at 10 a.m. Sunday and 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday for Bible study. Information: (918) 682-1540 or www.church of livingwater.org.

DERRICK A. REED RADIO MINISTRIES presents The Joy In The Morning Radio Show from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Sundays on KTFX 101.7. Information: (918) 856-1683, www.derrickareedradio.com.

EASTSIDE COMMUNITY, 500 E. Peak Blvd. worship 10 a.m. Sunday. Family night on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Pastor: Gary Underwood. Information: (918) 687-6790.

EMBASSY PRAYER HOUSE, 1007 S.E. 7th, Wagoner. Services 7 p.m. Fridays. Outreach of Linda Darnell Ministries. Everyone welcome. Personal ministry is available as needed. Information: (918) 260-9788.

FUSION CHURCH, Shawnee Bypass and York Street, next door to American Billiards Parlor. Services 11 a.m. Sunday.

GOSPEL SINGINGS, Friday nights, CGE Music Barn, 2710 W. Cherokee, one mile west of Sallisaw on U.S. 64. Free admission. Door prizes and free coffee.

THE JOYFUL NOISE NETWORK features the Rev. Tony Wooden and “Churching with St. Paul,” Greater Shiloh Outreach, New Life Ministries and more from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturdays on Channel 29. Information: (918) 680-1521.

NEW BALM OUTREACH MINISTRIES, 1237 Hartford St. Services: 7 p.m. Wednesdays, prayer and Bible study; 7 p.m. Fridays, praise and worship service; Sundays: 9:30 a.m., Sunday school, 11 a.m., regular service, 7 p.m., regular service. Information: (918) 577-1933.

“THE SOUNDS OF SUNDAY” radio show is 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Sundays on KTFX 101.7 FM in Muskogee.

THROUGH THE BIBLE with Les Feldick, 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, Kiwanis Senior Citizens Center, 119 Spaulding Blvd. Information: (918) 869-8857 or (918) 869-8816.

UNITY OF MUSKOGEE, 105 N. Virginia St., has discussion at 10 a.m. and service at 11 a.m. Sundays. Pastor: The Rev. Beth Williams. Information, (918) 687-6142 or www.myspace.com/unitymuskogee.

UNITY TEMPLE CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST, 37060 South 4210 Rd. Inola.

WARRIOR FAMILY CENTER, 213 Northeast Seventh St., Checotah, will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesdays for a class with “Breaking the Chains of Bondage” by Pastor Billy Joe Daugherty. It is for women only. Bible study from 9 a.m. to noon Mondays is open to everyone.

Deadline for church news is noon Wednesday. Send news items by email to features@muskogeephoenix.com; fax to (918) 684-2865; or mail to P.O. Box 1968, Muskogee OK 74402. A complete list of Muskogee-area churches is online at www.muskogeephoenix.com.