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Derrick and Shanelle Whitehorn

Redemption and Hope

January 3, 2020

Shanelle and Derrick’s life-changing experience with Christ propelled and strengthened their relationship as they grew closer. They now have four beautiful children together – a life they say is attributed to the Lord’s redeeming nature in their lives.

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snowy Christmas village decor

Christmas Traditions at OBHC

December 13, 2019

At OBHC, we want children living in our care to experience the joys that Christmas has to offer. Whether it be singing Christmas music, reading the Christmas story together or baking treats, these traditions become a central part of the Christmas celebration.

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Dawson's baptism celebration

A New Life in Christ

October 23, 2019

After bouncing around from home to home, Dawson eventually arrived at OBHC in March of this year, looking for his fresh start.

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Hope Pregnancy Fundraiser

Hope Shares Mission Across the State

October 23, 2019

Choose Life was the theme for events held in September and October benefiting Hope Pregnancy Centers in north OKC, Tulsa, south OKC and Edmond.

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Ingrahams with cottage boys

Big Responsibility – Best Reward

September 24, 2019

What would our response be if God called us to drastically step out of our routine and into the unknown? Would we be quick to respond or want to stay in our comfort zone? Brian and Leah Ingraham recently experienced this calling.

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Style Show girls

Back-to-School Style Shows Draw Large Crowds

August 15, 2019

Oklahoma Baptist Homes for Children (OBHC) hosted three annual Back-to-School Style Shows across the state this month. These events raised money for clothing and other basic needs for the children in care of OBHC’s four residential campuses caring for children and families in need.

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10 Acre Challenge

Farming for a Greater Purpose

July 23, 2019

Each summer, children from one of OBHC’s four campuses have an opportunity to visit farmers during the harvest. Girls from Baptist Home for Girls in Madill recently visited the Muller farm for a learning opportunity of their own.

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2019 Bike Ride

Finishing the Race Well

June 25, 2019

Baptist Children’s Home, OKC hosted the Miles4Smiles Bike Ride on Saturday, June 15. After 19 years, riders embarked on its last ride. This year, 221 bike riders participated in the event, choosing to bike 10.7 miles, 27 miles, 38.1 miles, 50.4 miles or the campus walk.

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