, Muskogee, OK

Phoenix Breaking News


March 30, 2013

Local congregations 03.30.13


— Baptist

ALL NATIONS MISSION CENTER, 1530 W. Smith Ferry Road, 9:30 a.m. Sunday school, 11 a.m., worship; and 7 p.m., Wednesday service. Information: Brandon Kemble, pastor, (918) 718-4174.

• Church is in a transitional location at the MBA Building.

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:

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.

ERAM BAPTIST CHURCH, 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

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

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

• Church will host the Muskogee County gospel singing convention at 1:30 p.m. April 7. Information: Charles and Fay Learned, (918) 683-4230.

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

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.

• Church is participating in the at-risk after school program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge, through May 10. Supper will be served from 5 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays.

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.

• Master’s Touch will be in concert at 6 p.m. Sunday.

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

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.

• Heavenly Echoes will be presenting their first Sunday musical at 3 p.m. April 7. Special guests are the Kings of Joy of Tulsa. Public invited.

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

• Church will host the Six-county gospel singing convention from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. There will be a potluck lunch at noon.

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.

• Church has a free breakfast at 8:30 a.m. every third Sunday.

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

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


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: Randall Rehberg. 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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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 school, 10 a.m.; worship, 11 a.m., and in the home of Pastor Dale Carey at 7 p.m. Bible study 7 p.m. Wednesdays 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, U.S. 64 West or exit 297 off I-40 East, Vian. Information: (918) 773-5226 or

• Church will host Steve Hess and the Southern Salvation at 7 p.m. April 5 for a free concert. Doors open at 5 p.m.

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.

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