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Rev. Leslie Dotson
Associate Regional Minister

Disciples Peace Fellowship: 2020 Peace Intern Applications Now Open!

Dec 3, 2019|0 Comments

The 2020 DPF Peace Intern Application Process is now open! What is a Peace Intern? For more than forty years, DPF’s Peace Intern program has provided a vital witness for peace within church camps and other youth events of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in the United States and Canada. Peace Interns are young adults who provide educational and program support at church camps and other church-related assemblies and events about peace and justice issues, serving as counselors and resource people, and modeling the lifestyle of peacemakers for youth and adults alike. Since 1975, more th [...]

Make a list. Start early.

Nov 30, 2019|0 Comments

    The Regional Youth Council invites you to join them on a journey to Bethlehem this Advent season by reading along with the Advent devotion they created.  Click here to visit the Families & Youth webpage to download a copy.       As Thanksgiving gives way to the Advent season and Christmas I imagine that, like me, you have people to whom you want to offer a word of: gratitude, encouragement, grace, or vision. Make a list.  Start early.  This time of year it seems like time speeds up and the calendar fills quickly.  Set aside a time of day, each day, to do a card [...]

2019 Regional Christmas Offering Video

Nov 29, 2019|0 Comments

We invite you to download the 2019 Oklahoma Regional Christmas Offering video. We encourage you to share this with your congregation: As a worship offering moment A looped video prior to worship Hallway monitors Meetings Sunday School classes Share through your FaceBook and social media pages Video length 2:30 minutes. Download available on Nov. 29, 2019 9:00 am If you cannot use the video, please download this PowerPoint slide or JPG image to use in your worship announcements. Christmas Offering will be collected December 15 & 22, 2019, but we encourage you to share this throughout the m [...]

2020 Experience – It’s Real! July 22 – 25, 2020 in Ft Worth, TX

Nov 27, 2019|0 Comments

Christian Brothers and Sisters, You are invited to participate in a unique event taking place this coming July on the campus of Texas Christian University (TCU). The National Convocation, the Central Pastoral Office for Hispanic Ministries (Obra Hispana) and North American Pacific Asian Disciples (NAPAD) of the Christian Church, warmly invite you to this one-time experience in a combined national gathering. In the spirit of our foundational scripture, Revelation 7:9-17, we will come together giving God praise as the victorious and triumphant Church. In this text, John the Revelator, is caught [...]