Outstanding volunteers

On February 22, Bryan and Sue Burrell were honored at the Fairview Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet as 2021 Volunteers of the Year. Praised for their long-standing [...]

Baptisms

During February and March, several of our district churches celebrated baptisms. We rejoice with those who have entered the Church family!

Counting blessings

The SWD Media Department created the 10,000 Gratitudes Project, inviting churches and Conference members to send videos of what God is doing in their lives so we can praise together during the [...]

Super Sabbath

Brethren in Oklahoma and Fort Smith gathered April 24 to celebrate their first face-to-face Super Sabbath. Pastor Don Rodgers’ sermon, “The Need for a Fresh Start,” motivated the church to [...]

100+ Years Strong

The Fairview, Oklahoma church, the first CoG7 organized in the state of Oklahoma, is celebrating 127 years of ministry. Its beginning dates back before statehood when Oklahoma, then Indian [...]

Women’s Sabbath

Women Equipping Women in the NED was active with the Annual Women’s Sabbath in March. It is usually the first Sabbath in March, but sometimes church schedules don’t allow it. Ladies groups [...]

Are You Faithful?

The SWD had its first Super Sabbath of the year February 26-27. Speakers were Pastor Barry Mauldin, Superintendent Chip Hinds, and Elder Antonio Vega, who urged the church to walk by faith and [...]

Training teachers.

The SWD’s children’s ministry started its teacher training workshops January 31 for all leaders who work with children in the district. This training will be yearlong, providing basic structures, [...]

Virtual marriage conference.

On February 7, the Marriage Ministry of the SWD held a virtual conference called “Biblical Sexuality,” led by speakers Zuri and  Raquel Gutierrez. Over 100 couples in this Zoom conference were [...]