Hello! My name is Mike Craig and I am the pastor of the Temple Baptist Church of Shawnee, Oklahoma.
I was born in Shawnee, Oklahoma, on July 29, 1952 and was reared in Tecumseh, Oklahoma, (about 5 miles south of Shawnee) with my father, mother, 1 brother, and 2 sisters.
My brother and sisters and myself attended Tecumseh Public Schools. I graduated from Tecumseh High School in 1970 and graduated from Oklahoma Baptist University in 1974. I have attended 32 credit hours of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary classes conducted on the OBU campus plus 6 hourse of non-credit Greek.
I because a Christian at the age of 12 at the Pink Baptist Church west of Tecumseh, Oklahoma and I was called into the gospel ministry at the age of 17.
I was licensed to preach on November 23, 1969, at the First Baptist Church of Tecumseh, Oklahoma.
I was ordained to the gospel ministry on February 24, 1974, at the Romulus Baptist Church of Macomb, Oklahoma.
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