|Will Rogers impersonator Gene McFall, Christian artist Wintley Phipps and the Oklahoma Baptist Symphony helped Oklahoma Baptists celebrate their Centennial Nov. 14 at First Southern Baptist Church in Del City. |
DEL CITY, Okla. (BP)--More than 4,000 Oklahoma Baptists celebrated their heritage through 100 years of ministry during a centennial celebration Nov. 14 at First Southern Baptist Church in Del City.
Gene McFall, portraying Oklahoma’s favorite son Will Rogers, was at center stage, guiding the program through a parade of choirs, music and ministry highlights from the last 100 years.
McFall, who carried a rope through the presentation, told the crowd at the conclusion that just as a rope is an essential tool for a cowboy, the Cooperative Program is an essential tool for Oklahoma Baptists. Read More