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Archive for the ‘Missions’ Category

Mission Trip Planning

Posted by Rick on August 21, 2019

We are planning a second mission trip to the Omaha Reservation in Macy, NE in the summer of 2020. Cost will be approximately $125 per person plus four meals.

Dates are not yet determined.

Email your questions to Bro Rick


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Bobbi Hess to Lead Cookie Ministry

Posted by Rick on December 14, 2016

Bobbi Hess has agreed to lead the Cookie Ministry of Immanuel Southern Baptist Church.

The Cookie Ministry provides cookies to the inmates of the Wagoner County Jail as a direct response to the words of Jesus that said, “I was in prison and you didn’t visit me.”

The Cookie Ministry provides a bag of cookies (and sometimes candy) along with a salvation tract. Over the past few years, several inmates have written to the church expressing their gratefulness at being remembered and to indicate they have put their faith in Jesus Christ for salvation.


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Pakistan Ministry Partnership

Posted by Rick on December 14, 2016


Read about our Pakistan Ministry Partnership here.

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Pakistan Partnership

Posted by Rick on June 17, 2015

ISBC has entered into a partnership with a church and orphanage in Pakistan. They have changed their name to Immanuel Baptist Church in Pakistan. They are extremely focused on church planting among the minority groups in Eastern Pakistan.

Their orphanage is New Hope Christian School and Orphanage. It provides room and board for street kids in Punjab province. They have a Facebook page with more information here.

Pray for the leadership of ISBP and NHCS as they build God’s kingdom in a dark and dangerous land.

Email the pastor for information about how you can become involved with this partnership.

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Opportunity to Assist in Amazon Missions

Posted by Rick on May 7, 2015

Karen Rotert will be going on a medical mission trip to the Amazon River to visit remote tribes in Brazil this summer. She needs to raise $3000 for expenses.

If you’d like to assist Karen with her expenses, please send your check by May 30 to:

Immanuel Southern Baptist Church

Attn Amazon Mission

611 N. Gertrude Ave

Wagoner, OK 74467

Please do not mark your check with Karen’s name; only Amazon Mission Trip.

All gift are tax deductible.

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2012 Lottie Moon Goal Announced

Posted by Rick on October 29, 2012

The Annual Lottie Moon Christmas Offering for International Missions goal for 2012 is $175,000,000.00.  100% of the offering goes to support international missions efforts of the Southern Baptist Convention.

The 2012 Lottie Moon goal for our church is $1250.

Offering envelopes will be available soon. Meanwhile, you can mark your checks or regular offering envelopes “Lottie Moon”.

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LMCO Goal Exceeded!

Posted by Rick on December 19, 2011

Our Lottie Moon Christmas Offering Goal for 2011 was $1250. As of today (12/19/11) we have collected $1298!



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Sunday’s Coming!

Posted by Rick on November 4, 2011

This Sunday, the morning message will be based on Matthew 23:23-28 and entitled,  “Part-time Christians.”

Sunday evening, I’ll be presenting my report on my Ukraine Mission Trip!

I encourage everyone to attend services and, more importantly, LIVE like you are a child of the Most High God!

Invite your family and friends to Sunday School; they’ll be glad you did!

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Kimyal Tribe Receives God’s Written Word

Posted by Rick on January 7, 2011

Do you own a Bible?  When was the last time you opened it?  How many do you own?  Do you even know?

Below is a video of the Kimyal tribe in Indonesia receiving God’s written Word for the first time in their own language.

It is definitely worth the 10 minutes to watch this video.  Share it with your friends.

The go get your Bible and read it!

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2010 Lottie Moon Christmas Offering Goal Announced

Posted by Rick on November 4, 2010

The International Mission Board has announced that the 2010 Lottie Moon Christmas Offering Goal is $175 million!  Our church goal is $1000.00.

The 2010 theme is “Are We There Yet?

The following is taken directly from the IMB website:

Are we there yet?

When it comes to reaching a lost world for Christ, some may wonder how far we’ve come and how much farther to go.

Today, we can identify the people groups that remain untouched by the Gospel. For the first time, it is conceivable that all people groups can be reached in the coming years with a Gospel presence. According to IMB’s 2009 statistical data* there were 506,019 baptisms, 204,192 churches. Church membership overseas was at 10.7 million, and there were 24,650 new churches.

Yes, there is still a long way to go, but progress is being made every day.

Now is the time to also take a fresh look at the challenges ahead and be ready to finish the task. With 45,560 churches in the Southern Baptist Convention, there is much work to be done.

Here’s a global snapshot of the work ahead of us:

* 4,743 people groups are not engaged at all with the Gospel

* 6,426 unreached people groups (those with less than 2 percent of people who profess to have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ)

* 1.7 billion with little or no access to the Gospel

* 1.5 billion Muslims – 22 percent of the world’s population

* 950 million Hindus in the world

* Christian witness among China cities less than 1 percent

* 3 percent evangelical believers among Ethiopia’s 82 million people

* 355 million in South America do not know Christ

* Less than 1 percent Christian among more than 270 million living in the Central Asia region

* 650,000 Lezghi in the Causcasus Mountains fear evil spirits

* 97 percent of all Palestinians are Muslim

* 89 percent of North African and Middle Eastern people groups are unreached

* 311 people groups in India have no known evangelical believers

* Only 1,600 believers among 1.6 million Muong of Northern Vietnam


A little overwhelming isn’t it?

he task is doable, but it will take all of us – our churches, our missionaries, our national partners, our Great Commission partners.

Are we there yet? Not quite. But we’re on our way.

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