Oklahoma Baptist Homes for Children



New Baptist Children’s Home in Oklahoma City

The new campus of the Baptist Children’s Home, Oklahoma City, was completed in 1983.

Child Care Department Combined into Special Care Ministries

A new organization chart approved by the directors and combines the child care department and the retirement centers and chaplain department into Special Care Ministries relating to the executive director's office.

Family Care Ministries

Baptist Retirement Centers and the Department of Child Care were blended.

Directors Vote Name Change

First printed in the Baptist Messenger March 31, 1988

Crisis Pregnancy Center

On April 27, 1986 the Crisis Pregnancy Center of Oklahoma City was dedicated. Soon after, Baptists in Tulsa assisted the Convention in opening a center there.

Board Votes to Purchase New Baptist Building

by Sarah Zimmerman, Assistant Editor

First printed in the Baptist Messenger March 22, 1990

Ernestine Brown

Ernestine Brown left her family and began a personal journey toward hope and peace in December, 1991, at the age of 13.

Dedication of Monument

In October 1988, a significant milestone was reached which was an experience with special meaning for former residents and employees of the Baptist Children's Home in Oklahoma City.

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