Fairview Host State Congress

Congress of Christian Education Scheduled June 4 - 7

By M. Patterson |  May 17, 2012

The 106th Annual Session of the Oklahoma Baptist State Congress of Christian Education will be hosted by Fairview Missionary Baptist Church, with Pastor J. A. Reed, Jr., serving as host pastor.  

This year’s theme is “Solidarity With the Savior Through Our Worship.”  The Congress is the educational arm of the Oklahoma Baptist Convention and is responsible for teaching and trading classes covering every aspect of Christian Education.   
The session will begin with a Pre-Congress Musical and Welcome Program on Monday night at 7pm.  Fairview’s Music Ministry will participate in the Musical.    Ministry members should contact Sis. J. Walter, Minister of Music,  for details.
The Congress will officially open on Tuesday.  Classes will be held from 8:00—10:00 a.m. and from 2:00—4:00 p.m.  Classes are available for adults as well as children and youth.  Fairview members interested in attending classes should notify Sister Walter in the church office at 405-232-1621 or by email at fairviewokc@aol.com. 
The headquarter hotel is the Oklahoma City Marriott, 3233 Northwest Expressway, 405-842-6633.  The rate is $99 plus tax, per night. Reservations can be made by calling 405-842-6233 or online at www.marriott.com/okcok.  Use booking code obsobsa.  Deadline for reservations is May 12. 
Rev. Don Dumas, Pastor of Dean's Chapel Baptist Church in Muskogee, is the President of the OBS Congress.  Dr. C. W. Whitlow of Union Baptist, Lawton, is Convention President.