News

In this News section of our website you’ll find various stories, updates, and other snippets throughout the year that we want to share with you. Check out some highlights below and check back often for more!

Pre-Conference Prayer Prompts

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Conference 2020 Frequently Asked Questions

Friends, We look forward to gathering a few weeks for Conference 2020 both in person and online! Given all the adjustments to Conference this year a list of Frequently Asked Questions is below. Have more questions? Reach out to our office 712.332.2883! -Jon Will masks be required  at Conference?  Masks/Face coverings will be highly encouraged…

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Pre-Conference Letter and Schedule

Hello Friends, Please click the link below to view or download the pre-conference letter and schedule. OBC20_8.5×11-Letter-digital (2) Blessings!  

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The Space

Dear OBCM Family and Friends, Below is a post that I shared on my personal Facebook Page. It shares a bit of my story. I shared it when I shared Phil Vischer’s recent viral video on Race in America that stemmed from a class that Phil and Rob Vischer taught here in Okoboji three summers…

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Conference 2020 Decision Annoucement

Below is the script to the video —- June 1 Conference Announcement  Here we are on June 1st. I told you that today we would be announcing a decision for Conference this summer. As you know nothing in the last few months has been typical. The good news is that in close consultation with our…

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Conference 2020 Planning Update

Friends and Family of  OBCM, Our annual gathering for the Okoboji Bible Conference is a rhythm of faith and family for many every summer. The global pandemic and corresponding government, state and local responses have brought our annual gathering into question this August. I wanted to give you an update on our plans relating to…

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Encouragement from Kelvin Walker

Thanks to longtime Conference friend, Kelvin Walker, for encouraging us amidst COVID-19. Lean in to what new thing God might be doing.

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Lower Level and Tabernacle Update Videos

Video updates of the Lower Level of the nursery/multi-purpose room. Second video is the Tabernacle stage and green room updates. Thank you for your support and gifts!

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Encouragement from Laurel Bunker

Laurel Bunker, passionate Conference speaker and Associate Vice President for Christian Formation and Church Relations at Bethel University, gives us encouragement on this Good Friday. Thank you, Laurel!

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It’s Friday…..but Sunday is Coming

It is by his stripes we are healed. Good Friday is just the beginning….be encouraged!

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