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About Mark (541 Articles)
I am a Follower and a Leader. A Dad and a Husband. A Son and a friend. A Pastor and a writer . . . and these are my thoughts. My favorite teams are the Oklahoma Sooners and the OKC Thunder. I reside in the OKC area and pastor Wildwood Community Church in Norman. I welcome dialogue on any or all of the musings found on this blog . . . If you would like to contact me, you can email me at mark.wildwood@me.com .

New Advent Devotional Book (FREE DOWNLOAD)

November 21, 2014 // 0 Comments

Life is normally busy.  The segment of time between Thanksgiving and New Year’s for many  is usually CRAZY BUSY.  That said, many of us struggle to find time to get everything done in December (presents to purchase and wrap, parties to attend, year end projects to wrap up, family to visit).  For others, this time of year is difficult because you are struggling through a sense of loss, [click to read more]

Kickoff #3: Sermon Audio/Video

September 1, 2014 // 0 Comments

  On Sunday, August 31, I preached a message at Wildwood Community Church based out of Romans 10:14-16.  This message was the third in the “Kickoff” sermon series.  Below you will see audio and video files of the sermon for listening or download. To download the audio to listen to later, click on this link: Kickoff #3   To listen to the audio online, use the media player [click to read more]

Kickoff #3 Sermon Discussion Questions

August 31, 2014 // 0 Comments

On Sunday, August 31, I preached a sermon at Wildwood Community Church called “Kickoff: Mission.”  This was the third sermon in our “Kickoff” series.  The message was based on Romans 10:14-16.  Below you can find discussion questions related to this message for individuals or small groups.   Kickoff #3 Discussion Questions Read Romans 10:14-16 When was the last [click to read more]

Surprise Party?

August 28, 2014 // 1 Comment

My Dad and I share a birthday — same day (different year).  Because of this, I don’t remember many birthday celebrations for dear old dad growing up.  Let’s face it, kid’s birthdays are a bigger deal than adults.  After all, when was the last time you saw an adult have a “Star Wars” birthday cake and a party at Skate Land?  Birthday parties for kids are big [click to read more]

Kickoff #2 Sermon Audio/Video

August 25, 2014 // 0 Comments

  On Sunday, August 24, I preached a message at Wildwood Community Church based out of Hebrews 10:24-25.  This message was the second in the “Kickoff” sermon series.  Below you will see audio and video files of the sermon for listening or download. To download the audio to listen to later, click on this link: Kickoff #2   To listen to the audio online, use the media player [click to read more]

Kickoff #2 Sermon Discussion Questions

August 24, 2014 // 0 Comments

  On Sunday, August 24, I preached a sermon at Wildwood Community Church called “Kickoff: Community.”  This was the second sermon in our “Kickoff” series.  The message was based on Hebrews 10:24-25.  Below you can find discussion questions related to this message for individuals or small groups.   Kickoff #2 Discussion Questions Read Hebrews 10:24-25 What are the [click to read more]

Death by Meeting

August 21, 2014 // 0 Comments

One of my favorite authors concerning leadership is Patrick Lencioni.  Over the past 20 years, he has written a series of “leadership fables” that illustrate various points about organizational health.  Perhaps you have read “Five Dysfunctions of a Team,” “3 Signs of a Miserable Job,” or “Silos, Politics, and Turf Wars” – all excellent books [click to read more]

Kickoff #1 Sermon Audio/Video

August 18, 2014 // 0 Comments

On Sunday, August 17, I preached a message at Wildwood Community Church based out of Isaiah 6:1-8.  This message was the first in the “Kickoff” sermon series.  Below you will see audio and video files of the sermon for listening or download. To download the audio to listen to later, click on this link: Kickoff #1   To listen to the audio online, use the media player below:   [click to read more]

Kickoff #1: Sermon Discussion Questions

August 17, 2014 // 0 Comments

  On Sunday, August 17, I preached a sermon at Wildwood Community Church called “Kickoff: Worship.”  This was the first sermon in our “Kickoff” series.  The message was based on Isaiah 6:1-8.  Below you can find discussion questions related to this message for individuals or small groups.   Kickoff #1 Discussion Questions Read Isaiah 6:1-8 Isaiah lets us know [click to read more]

Kickoff (pt. 1) Preview

August 14, 2014 // 1 Comment

  I love the fall.  It is my favorite time of the year. Maybe you are like me.  Here is my list of top 4 reasons why I like the fall: Thousands of college students descend on our city making the lines at Wal Mart longer, the traffic on Lindsey Street insufferable, and my life  . . . full.  We came to Norman as college students, came back as a College Pastor, and love the life OU brings [click to read more]
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