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Dedicated volunteers are joyfully serving Jesus by serving the children of our church. They are making good use of our new children’s ministry center for Sunday School, Children’s Church, Vacation Bible School and our summer Super 10 Club on Wednesday evenings. Children’s ministries are thriving! Recently the children’s choirs gave a wonderful presentation of the […]
Because of his towering influence on Western Civilization, more books have been written about Martin Luther, the German reformer, than about any other person in history, except Christ. It was 500 years ago this coming October, that Luther posted his 95 Theses on the door of the church in the university town of Wittenberg where […]
How the Body of Christ Is Like a Trombone Singles’ Ministry Lunch – June 25 Pastor Jeff Lawson will be our special guest as the Singles’ Ministry hosts a quarterly fellowship lunch on Sunday, June 25, 12:15 p.m. in FLC 138. Jeff is an accomplished trombone musician, and we will enjoy his performance, as well […]
The ancient commandment, “Honor thy father and mother,” is for every day of the year, not just one day. However, American custom has called attention to the importance of celebrating fatherhood and motherhood with a special day for each. On Fathers’ Day we do in pubic what we do in our hearts all year long. […]
Metropolitan’s July 9 Night of Praise preparation began last Sunday afternoon with 22 singers joining together to work up some great contemporary worship songs! Four (4) rehearsals remain, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.: June 11, 18, 25 and July 2. We’d like to add more of you! Come join us in the choir room! We have plenty of music and demo CDs […]
Ladies, we will have a special Women’s Choir on Fathers’ Day, June 18, in our early classic worship service at 8:30 a.m. We’re asking many of you 14 and up to come early that day (8:00 a.m.), fill the loft, and run through some familiar songs we’ll lead in the service that starts at 8:30 […]
Our VBS volunteers are gearing up for a great VBS week. I am personally looking forward to what God will do in the lives of our children as we pray and work toward our Vacation Bible School. I have spoken with many of our children already and have heard their anticipation for VBS.
Hunger never retires! Food Bank Volunteers needed! The Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma depends on a strong volunteer force to fulfill their mission of “Fighting Hunger…Feeding Hope.” The surveys submitted by the women of our church last fall indicated that the greatest interest in assisting in a community project was volunteering at the Regional Food […]
The elders of Metropolitan recently gathered on a beautiful Saturday morning for the purpose of prayer. For most of the morning we prayed for God’s guidance and favor for the church’s ministries, future plans and for God to supply the church’s financial needs. The leaders of the first century church set the example: “We will […]
We all know people who are going through difficult circumstances and losses – be it from divorce or the death of a significant person. We encourage you to tell them about the GriefShare and DivorceCare support groups/classes we offer at Metropolitan to help provide guidance, encouragement, comfort, and healing. Please spread the word to your […]