JULY BUSINESS: St. Luke’s United Methodist Church

With the opening day of their new facility drawing near, members of St. Luke’s United Methodist Church’s Edmond campus are ready to impact the community in ways they never could before.

Dr. Bob Long, Senior Pastor and Rev. Josh Attaway, Edmond Campus PastorFor the past two years, members met for services inside Sequoyah Middle School, and in September, they’ll be able to open their new, permanent location up to church members and the community.

“It’s truly going to be a place for people to call home,” the Rev. Josh Attaway said of the new location at 900 N. Sooner Road in Edmond. “It’s a place to be supported, to grow, to be uplifted, to have our spirits refreshed, to have our lives and souls touched.”

Not only will the Edmond campus have an official home base in the new 41,000 square-foot building, but the church will be able to offer services that weren’t possible before, like weekday community programming, before- and after-school programs, Sunday school, an indoor playground and a Monday-Friday child care center that can accommodate 150 children. This indoor play area will be open to the public, providing a great opportunity for parents wanting to escape the summer heat or winter chill.

The church will also house its T