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Marla Shepherd

NEO Team Update 3-12-20
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NEO Team Update 3-12-20

A Firm Foundation These are challenging days as our world is dealing with the pandemic of Covid–19. Our churches are considering changes in our worship services, social gatherings and even our sacraments out of concern...

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March 16, 2020
NEO Team Update 2-17-20
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NEO Team Update 2-17-20

What kind of legacy are we leaving? I had the privilege of leading the graveside service for Ben Riggins last week. Ben pastored a couple of churches in Northeast Oklahoma several decades ago. He and...

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February 17, 2020
NEO Team Update 2-3-2020
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NEO Team Update 2-3-2020

Dear NEO Family, “What would your life look like if you, in fact, fulfilled Jesus’s prayer that you “bear much fruit” (John 15:8)? What would the fruit look like? How would the world be different?...

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February 03, 2020
NEO Team Update 1-21-20
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NEO Team Update 1-21-20

NEO Nazarenes Shining Our Lights Brightly in 2020 We have been talking a lot about sowing the seeds of the gospel the last few years, especially through the focus on Organic Outreach. As we start...

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January 21, 2020
NEO Team Update 1-6-2020
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NEO Team Update 1-6-2020

Dear NEO Family, Marla gave me the devotional book, Wisdom for Each Day, by Billy Graham, for my birthday. The devotional for last Saturday was one I spent some time contemplating and I would encourage...

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January 07, 2020
NEO Team Update 12-12-19
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NEO Team Update 12-12-19

NEO November Reports view full report I Want to Celebrate. . .  Cary Tipton, Mannford Grace Family Worship Center. . . The church let us celebrate our seventh anniversary as a married couple. We enjoyed...

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December 12, 2019
NEO Team Update 11-21-19
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NEO Team Update 11-21-19

Thankful “I thank my God every time I remember you. In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now…” (Philippians 1:3-5) These verses...

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November 21, 2019
NEO Team Update 11-11-19
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NEO Team Update 11-11-19

Tap your feet to the beat with the Petersen Family Gospel/Bluegrass Band for a talented, family-friendly performance, honoring God and country.  This wonderfully talented family is in its seventh season of performing in Branson. We are...

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November 12, 2019
NEO Team Update 10-7-19
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NEO Team Update 10-7-19

2019 NEO Ministry Team Retreat We were blessed with 123 of our ministry team participating in a great retreat at Branson Chateau on the Lake September 20-22. Drs. Chuck and Carla Sunberg brought great messages,...

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October 07, 2019