About Pastor Dr. Phil Sallee

Pastor Phil, his wife Carol, and their three children, started in Bixby over 23 years ago when New Beginnings was meeting in a downtown Bixby store front. As a result of God's blessings, New Beginnings has become one of the fastest growing churches in Oklahoma. Pastor Phil graduated from Tulsa East Central High School (1978), and Tulsa University (1982). After serving for 11 years as a Student Pastor, at the age of twenty-nine Phil began to pastor his first church in Edgewater, Colorado. Phil received a Master’s Degree from Denver Theological Seminary (1994) and completed his doctorate in Missions and Evangelism at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2012. Phil and Carol are honored to serve God in a Kingdom minded church, with joy and longevity.
17 08, 2018

Joining Your Enemy?

By | 2018-08-16T07:49:34+00:00 August 17th, 2018|Categories: All, Promises|

Some time later, in 1 Samuel 27:1–4 David came to the conclusion that as long as he remained in the land, the Saul would continue to pursue him until he was “destroyed.” (1 Samuel 27:1). Full of doubt, David thought the only way to put an end to Saul’s pathological game of hide-and-seek was to move to the land of the Philistines. [...]

16 08, 2018

God’s Promise of “Sowing and Reaping.”

By | 2018-08-13T11:34:43+00:00 August 16th, 2018|Categories: All, Promises|

After David and Abishai had gathered Saul’s “spear” and “water jug,” some distance away, David spoke “to the army and to Abner son of Ner.” Her woke them up from their supernatural slumber. Then as they regained consciousness, David began to provoke Abner with a series of four questions and a pronouncement of judgment. First, he questioned Abner’s manhood: “You’re a man, [...]

27 07, 2018

The Power of a Blessing

By | 2018-07-22T20:23:19+00:00 July 27th, 2018|Categories: All, Promises|

In 1 Samuel 25:32–35, David was encouraged by Abigail’s words, responded with a threefold blessing, each element of which began with the word “blessed.”  First, he declared “the Lord, the God of Israel” (1 Samuel 25:32) blessed for putting it in Abigail’s heart to come to David.  Second he declared Abigail’s “discernment” (1 Samuel 25:33) which was so evident within her words, [...]

24 07, 2018

A Fool’s Response

By | 2018-07-22T20:04:33+00:00 July 24th, 2018|Categories: All, Promises|

David's statement included a blessing on Nabal and his servants, a review of the history of the relationship between David’s group and Nabal’s group, and a request for fair compensation.

20 07, 2018

Humble grace!

By | 2018-07-15T18:05:16+00:00 July 20th, 2018|Categories: All, Promises|

1 Samuel 24:8–15 we see David giving an explanation to Saul for his decisions to cut his robe. he explanation. David and his men were safe in the cave, so David boldly stepped out to speak to Saul once the king had gone some distance away. Saul must have been shocked to hear the voice of his son-in-law! David explained that Saul [...]

14 07, 2018

Sin’s Tragic Consequences

By | 2018-07-09T09:24:02+00:00 July 14th, 2018|Categories: All, Promises|

In 1 Samuel 22:11–15, Saul’s perverted mind concluded from Doeg’s report that the conspiracy against him was far larger than previously imagined. Now it was not just a son and a son-in-law out to kill him; hundreds of people, including the entire priestly establishment at Nob, were against him! In an effort to quash the revolt and deprive it of any divine [...]

13 07, 2018

A King’s Paranoid Rage

By | 2018-07-09T08:43:25+00:00 July 13th, 2018|Categories: All, Promises|

In his paranoid rage Saul’s distorted thinking took an ugly turn as he accused his own son of being the ringleader of the anti-Saul conspiracy. As Saul now envisioned it, David was not actually Saul’s primary enemy—he was merely a pawn in a conspiracy plot devised by Jonathan! Saul considered it possible that Jonathan had hired David as a hit man in [...]