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Sheltered by love!

Eight months after an eventual EF-5 tornado  touched down west of Newcastle and roared northeastward for 17 miles during a 39-minute reign of terror that ripped through the heart of Moore, Sam Porter is close to seeing his dream of

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AARP of Oklahoma Donate $125,000 to Oklahoma Baptist Disaster Relief

Officials with AARP of Oklahoma present a $125,000 grant toward disaster relief work by Oklahoma Baptists. Accepting the donation from AARP, from left, were BGCO Executive Director-Treasurer Anthony L. Jordan and Disaster Relief Director Sam Porter. Representing AARP, from left,

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Video Update: Day 45

Dr. Anthony L. Jordan, BGCO Executive Director-Treasurer and Sam Porter, BGCO Disaster Relief Director give an update on what God has done through Oklahoma Baptist disaster relief since the May 2013 tornadoes.

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Video Update: One Month Later


Dr. Anthony Jordan, Executive Director-Treasurer, and Sam Porter, Disaster Relief Director, reflect on the past month of work by Oklahoma Disaster Relief Teams and the amazing story of the continued generosity of thousands of people, churches and organizations around the

Posted in Tornado

Free benefit concert with Matthew West

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Clothing giveaway at Southern Hills Baptist Church June 21-22, 2013

Brand new quality clothing to be given away this Friday, June 21, 5:00-7:00 PM, and Saturday, June 22, 9:00-Noon, at Southern Hills Baptist Church, Oklahoma City. The event will be held in the gymnasium on campus. All individuals and families

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Baptists lean on faith in spite of disaster

Organization has served more than 150,000 meals to workers, victims since May 20 MOORE, Okla. – It has been almost a month since the devastating storms tore through central Oklahoma on May 19 and 20, 2013. From the first moments

Posted in Press Release, Tornado

Video Update: Day 19


Dr. Anthony Jordan, Executive Director-Treasurer, and Sam Porter, Disaster Relief Director, share the remarkable story of the last 19 days of the work of Oklahoma Disaster Relief Teams following recent devastating storms. They also tell about the incredible generosity of

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‘Now I know God cares,’ Okla. survivor tells Baptist chaplain

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. (BP) — Southern Baptist Disaster Relief volunteers are ministering to survivors after a second round of deadly storms killed 22 people in Oklahoma, Missouri and Arkansas last weekend. A series of tornadoes north of Oklahoma City claimed

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Oklahoma Baptist chaplains, volunteers ministering to hurting families after storms

EL RENO, Okla. – While Oklahomans were devastated by loss from another storm, Oklahoma Baptist disaster relief volunteers are on the ground helping with physical and spiritual assistance. “Oklahomans are a strong resilient people, yet we must rely on the

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