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Oklahoma Conference Elects James Shires as President

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On May 25, 2017, the Executive Committee of the Oklahoma Conference of Seventh-day Adventists voted James Shires as president. Shires, formerly prayer ministries coordinator, had recently been el...  More

Oklahoma Conference Holds 69th Constituency Session

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Click on an image to view a larger version of that image. From left: James Bokovoy, communication director; Marjorie Green, women's ministries coordinator; Jim Landelius, Native American...  More

Let's Pray for Peace

Burleson, Tex. » The past few weeks have been difficult in the U.S., as well as around the world. We in the Southwest are in shock at the violence that seems to be occurring daily. Our hearts are b...  More

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    On May 25, 2017, the Executive Committee of the Oklahoma Conference of Seventh-day Adventists voted James Shires as president. Shires, formerly prayer ministries coordinator, had recently been el...
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    Click on an image to view a larger version of that image. From left: James Bokovoy, communication director; Marjorie Green, women's ministries coordinator; Jim Landelius, Native American...
  • Let's Pray for Peace

    Posted on Jul 19 2016

    Burleson, Tex. » The past few weeks have been difficult in the U.S., as well as around the world. We in the Southwest are in shock at the violence that seems to be occurring daily. Our hearts are b...
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    Click on an image to view a larger version of that image. Larry Moore, center, was re-elected at the Southwestern Union Constituency Session, held May 1 and 2, to serve as president of t...
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    Click on an image to view a larger version of that image. Gayle Tucker, associate speaker of Faith for Today and co-host of Lifestyle Magazine, passed away on April 10, 2016. Mike...
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    Click on an image to view a larger version of that image. Samuel Green has been appointed to serve part-time as associate director of PARL and Stewardship for the Southwestern Union. ...
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    Click on an image to view a larger version of that image. Top row from left: Kenn Dixon, communication director; Marlene Sanders; Charles Sanders, children's ministries/Sabbath School/st...
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    Click on an image to view a larger version of that image. Duane McKey was elected to the position of Sabbath School and Personal Ministries Director for the General Conferenc...
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    Click on an image to view a larger version of that image. From left: Benjalina Romero; Edwin Romero, Texas Conference treasurer; Letty Craig; Carlos Craig, Texas Conference president; La...
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    Click on an image to view a larger version of that image. Thousands lined up outside the Alamodome for free medical care each morning of the mega clinic, April 8-10, 2015. [Photo by Jame...
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    Click on an image to view a larger version of that image. As part of an initiative to introduce San Antonio residents to Seventh-day Adventists in preparation for the General...
  • Outreach Training in San Antonio

    Posted on Apr 07 2015

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    Click on an image to view a larger version of that image. Don Macintosh of Weimar College Mark Finley sharing a message on Sabbath Dr. Lela and ...
  • Fast Facts About the 2015 GC Session

    Posted on Apr 02 2015

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    On May 20, 1863, in Battle Creek, Michigan, a group of Seventh-day Adventist church leaders came together to organize a General Conference. They chose a chairman and drafted a constitution and bylaws.
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    The 2015 GC Session is taking place in San Antonio from July 2-11, 2015. What is there to see in San Antonio? What will the weather be like? What should I wear? A brief answer to these questions...
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    1. See the Parade of Nations: One of the most anticipated and photographed highlights of each General Conference session, the Parade of Nations usually occurs at the closing ceremonies on the secon...
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    Sonnett Peterson joins the Southwestern Union as the associate director of information technology. Burleson, Texas » Sonnett Peterson has joined the Southwestern Union Conference as its new asso...
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    Click on an image to view a larger version of that image. Maneuvering down slippery slopes. Praying before heading down the slippery slope. Is there a God? Really! Look behind us. (Th...
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    Click on an image to view a larger version of that image. The Texas ABC is located in Keene, Texas. Keene, Texas » For nearly two decades, Pacific Press Publishing Association had oper...
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    With great sadness, we share that Margaret Taglavore, who has served as Children's Ministries director of the Southwestern Union since 1998, passed away on Thursday, February 27, 2014 in Irving, Texas
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    Click on an image to view a larger version of that image. After nine years as president of Southwestern Adventist University, Eric Anderson announced his intention to retire....
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    Click on an image to view a larger version of that image.   From left: Philip Robertson, Rita Stevens, James Stevens, and Lee-Roy Chacon following a presentation of appreciation plaques for...
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    Click on an image to view a larger version of that image.    The attendees of a recent CREATION Health training seminar learn valuable information from the presenter.    Lynell LaMountai...
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    Click on an image to view a larger version of that image.    Former Oklahoma Conference president, Robert Rider, passed away September 3, 2013. Robert D. Rider, former Oklaho...
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    Click on an image to view a larger version of that image.    From left: George Johnson, NAD communication director; Kristina Lockhart, Texas conference associate communication director; Cost...
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    Click on an image to view a larger version of that image.    Record keeper Raina, played by Lindsay Frame, lays down the law in the Web series The Record Keeper.   Directo...
  • Equipped for Ministries

    Posted on Oct 06 2013

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    Click on an image to view a larger version of that image.    Children’s ministries was one of many workshop offerings at the Equipped for Ministries training session held at Wewoka ...
  • Women’s Retreat a Success

    Posted on Oct 06 2013

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    Click on an image to view a larger version of that image.           Frisco, Tex. » More than 800 women experienced God’s presence at the Southwestern Union Women’s Spiritual R...
  • Women’s Retreat a Success

    Posted on Sep 08 2013

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    Frisco, Tex. » More than 800 women experienced God’s presence at the Southwestern Union Women’s Spiritual Retreat held August 1-4. “From the leadership training that began on Thursday evening to t...
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    The Southwestern Union welcomes John Page as its new under-treasurer and trust services director, effective June 25, 2013. He replaces Joel Wallace, who recently accepted an invitation to become t...

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