November 2000 News Articles

Children Visit Cities of the World in OBU’s Teacher Education Interactive Museum

November 20, 2000—Shawnee fourth grade Sequoyah Elementary School students excitedly celebrate the culture of Nairobi, Kenya, along with Oklahoma Baptist University seniors Buffie Hilmer, and Catherine Homm, Tuesday, Nov. 7. OBU assistant professor of education, Dr. Jeanne Akin and her social studies methods…

Harvest Queen, King Crowned

November 20, 2000—Oklahoma Baptist University's 2000 Harvest Queen and King and their Court were named from a group of 17 candidates Saturday evening at the annual Alumni Showcase Harvest Festival.Lisa Brown, senior nursing major from Oklahoma City, was crowned Harvest Queen and Chris Wheeler, senior Bible…

OBU Alumni Honored at Harvest Dinner

November 20, 2000—Hundreds of Oklahoma Baptist University alumni and friends enjoyed fine dining, reacquainting themselves with old friends, visiting with new ones, and recognizing outstanding alumni and students at Oklahoma Baptist University's annual Harvest Dinner Friday night. The feature event of OBU's…

Speaker Focuses on God’s Love and Native American Heritage

November 20, 2000—As an Oklahoma Baptist University senior, Vern Charette usually attends chapel. He quickly learned Nov. 15 that standing behind the podium, chapel takes on a whole new perspective. "I'm glad there is a podium, so you all can't see my knees shaking," he said.Despite nerves, Charette, part…

Student to Lead Worship in Native American Heritage Chapel

November 10, 2000—Vern Charette, Oklahoma Baptist University student, will deliver the chapel address for the Native American Heritage chapel service, Nov. 15, at Oklahoma Baptist University. The service will be at 10 a.m. in the university's Raley Chapel and is open to the public.Charette is a senior religion…

Speaker Tells Students To Become Love Letters

November 7, 2000—"Will you allow Jesus Christ to take the seed of your life and sow it in the plowed up fields of the four corners of the earth?" asked Dr. David Crutchley during his Nov. 1 chapel address at Oklahoma Baptist University.Crutchley, dean of the school of theology at Southwestern Baptist…