Merry Christmas from Dr. Piper and the whole OKWU Family!


It is impossible to conceive how different things would have turned out if that birth had not happened … for millions of people who have lived sin2012-12-06-christmas-nativity-scene-ssce, the birth of Jesus made possible not just a new way of understanding life but a new way of living it. It is a truth that, for twenty centuries, there have been untold numbers of men and women who, in untold numbers of ways, have been so grasped by the child who was born, so caught up in the message he taught and the life he lived, that they have found themselves profoundly changed by their relationship with him. – Frederick Buechner

The Son of God became a man that men might become sons of God. – C.S. Lewis

As the bells ring out the joys of Christmas, may we also be alert for the final trumpet that will announce His return, when we shall always be with Him. – Alan Redpath