September 2006 News Articles

OBU To Dedicate Brister Pastoral Studies Collection

September 28, 2006—Honoring one of Southern Baptists' longtime theological educators, Oklahoma Baptist University will dedicate the C.W. Brister Pastoral Studies Collection Monday, October 2, at 3 p.m., in the Mabee Learning Center's Herschel H. Hobbs Baptist History and Heritage Center. Dr. C.W. Brister is the…

The Tempest to Open OBU's Theatre Season

September 28, 2006—Oklahoma Baptist University Theatre will open its 2006-07 season with The Tempest by William Shakespeare on Nov. 2. The play will be in Craig-Dorland Theatre, located in Shawnee Hall, Nov. 2-4 and Nov. 9 at 7:30 p.m. There also will be matinees Nov. 11 and 12 at 2:30 p.m. For ticket…

Brister Announces OBU's Adoption of People Group

September 15, 2006—Oklahoma Baptist University publicly joined the global Finishing The Task evangelism effort Sept. 13, adopting one of the world's 639 people groups who have not been introduced to the gospel of Christ. "Today, I am commissioning OBU to adopt the 'Kai' people," said OBU President Mark Brister…