Student Handbook

5. Student Life

5.1. Cultural and Spiritual Life

Spiritual​ ​and Cultural Life 

Medicine Hour is a gathering circle for all walks of life, held at 8 a.m. Tuesday morning, a space of diversity to learn and grow. It is inclusive and ranges from students, student groups, student-athletes, and the Director of AIC facilitating and engages everyone in one space. It formerly used to be a mandatory church service but the transition to Bacone seeking tribal college status, Medicine Hour embraces inclusivity and diversity for students.

These activities​ ​may​ ​include​ ​but​ ​are​ ​not​ ​limited​ ​to: 

1. ​Guest​ ​Speakers

2. ​Native​ ​American​ ​Heritage​ ​Week

3. ​Easter

4. ​Christmas

5. Religious Studies

6. Cultural events

7. Student Organization presentations

In addition, the Center for American Indians offers cultural activities for all students, visit www.bacone.edu/cai for more information.

Bacone​ ​College​ ​Baptist​ ​Church (optional participation)

Bacone​ ​College​ ​Baptist​ ​Church​ ​is​ ​an​ ​American​ ​Baptist​ ​Church​ ​of​ ​the​ ​Central​ ​Region,​ ​and​ ​a​ ​member  of​ ​the​ ​Oklahoma​ ​Indian​ ​American​ ​Baptist​ ​Association​ ​(OIABA).​ ​ABC-USA​ ​is​ ​one​ ​of​ ​the​ ​most​ ​diverse  Christian​ ​denominations​ ​today,​ ​with​ ​over​ ​5,200​ ​local​ ​congregations​ ​comprised​ ​of​ ​1.3​ ​million  members​ ​across​ ​the​ ​United​ ​States​ ​and​ ​Puerto​ ​Rico. 

Bacone​ ​College​ ​Baptist​ ​Church​ ​welcomes​ ​all​ ​students,​ ​staff,​ ​and​ ​faculty,​ ​as​ ​well​ ​as​ ​our​ ​surrounding community​ ​to​ ​join​ ​us​ ​for​ ​Bible​ ​Study,​ ​coffee,​ ​and​ ​donuts​ ​on​ ​Sunday​ ​mornings​ ​at​ ​10:00​ ​AM​ ​in​ ​the  Chapel​ ​basement,​ ​Wednesday​ ​evening​ ​Prayer,​ ​at​ ​7:00​ ​PM,​ ​and​ ​Sunday​ ​morning​ ​Worship​ ​at​ ​11:00  AM​ ​in​ ​the​ ​sanctuary.​ ​We​ ​have​ ​a​ ​relaxed​ ​environment​ ​at​ ​BCBC​ ​as​ ​we​ ​learn,​ ​spiritually​ ​grow​ ​together,  and​ ​live​ ​out​ ​our​ ​life​ ​of​ ​faith.