A Landmark Year of Mission and Service in Tulsa

I am so proud of what we do in Community Ministries and through our Caring Center ministries at FBC in downtown Tulsa -- and truly all around our city. This was the latest article that ran on Sunday. Between our two Caring Centers we saw nearly 50,000 client visits. Our other events and school partnerships … Continue reading A Landmark Year of Mission and Service in Tulsa

The Living Water Project – A ministry FROM the homeless

It all began during one of the hottest days in July of last year here in Tulsa. As I sat with several of my homeless and formerly homeless friends in our men's Bible study downtown, our conversations were intensifying regarding those who were suffering and feeling the dangerous effects of the hottest summer days in … Continue reading The Living Water Project – A ministry FROM the homeless

How I Offended my Homeless Friend

A few weeks ago, I preached a message at our church from James 2:14-18 (see below) in which I made the following statement: "James the Apostle understood that the poor, needy, and under-resourced are fertile ground for the good news we call the gospel message. They are often broken people who are keenly aware of … Continue reading How I Offended my Homeless Friend