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Bixby morning routine includes drive-by ministry

Pastor John wears down the grass in the front of QuikTrip, as he shares his message with others.

By Emily Thornton, Bixby HS, Bixby, Okla.

December 20, 2013

Despite the noise from heavy traffic, John Robb’s voice echoes with the gospel, past gas pumps and car doors and off of the brick wall that holds QuikTrip at 151stand Memorial in Bixby, Okla. Robb is a permanent presence, wearing down the curbside grass most weekday mornings between 7 a.m. and noon. Passers-by...

After natural disasters, alumnus helps families rebuild lives one photo at a time

Brian Peterson poses a young boy in front of the camera before taking a  picture to make new memories after a natural disaster.

By Courtney Snapp, Bishop Kelley High School, Tulsa, Okla.

October 11, 2013

When a tornado or earthquake occurs, it destroys everything. Bishop Kelley High School alumnus Brian Peterson, class of 1995, started a nonprofit organization that helps areas that have been effected by natural disaster. He collects cameras and gives them out to the people who were effected by a natural...