Pastor’s Corner


Dr Mike TignorI am Dr Mike Tignor, the Senior Pastor at First Baptist Church of Midwest City.  Let me be the first to invite you to join us at FBC MWC.


From My Heart to Yours 7/10/14

Posted by on Jun 20, 2014 in Featured, Pastor's Blog | 0 comments

From My Heart to Yours 7/10/14

From My Heart to Yours I purchased my first CD back in the mid 80’s. It was the music of the academy award winning film, Chariots of Fire. One of the characters in the story was legendary British runner, Harold Abrahams. He was obsessed with winning, but in a preliminary 100-meter dash leading up to the 1924 Olympics, he was soundly beaten by his British rival, Eric Liddell.  Abrahams did not respond well to the defeat. When his girlfriend tried to encourage him, he said, “If I can’t win, I won’t run!” She quickly responded saying,...

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From My Heart to Yours 6/12/14

Posted by on Jun 14, 2014 in Pastor's Blog | 0 comments

Many of you have seen the bumper sticker that reads, “When the going gets tough, the tough go shopping!” The fact is – life does get tough and we do often feel we need a break from the hustle and bustle. But is it the best way to deal with tough times?  Don’t forget, while the shopping may provide a temporary break in the action, it can also cause more stress later by creating debt that may be already too high. The way the original saying reads is, “When the going gets tough, the tough get going.” James 1:12 says, “God...

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From My Heart to Yours

Posted by on Jan 9, 2013 in Pastor's Blog | 0 comments

The following devotional appeared in the January 7, 2013 edition of Our Daily Bread and was written by Dennis Fisher: “All Scripture is given by inspiration of God . . . that the man of God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work.” 2 Timothy 3:16-17 Karl Elsener, a Swiss designer of surgical equipment in the 19th century, worked for years on perfecting a military knife. Today his Swiss Army Knife is associated with excellence in blades and a variety of utilities. One model includes knife blades, a saw, scissors, a...

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