Three die from smoke inhalation in Henderson, Tenn., home

HENDERSON, Tenn. (BNC) by Jamie Suiter — Three members of the Russell and Donna Turner family died from smoke inhalation in a fire Aug. 3, Thursday afternoon. The fire apparently started in the kitchen of the Turners' house, according to WBBJ News and members of the Henderson congregation. When the Fire Department came the house was already … Continue reading Three die from smoke inhalation in Henderson, Tenn., home

Texas Stevens, writer and producer of Jule Miller Filmstrips alive and well

HOUSTON, Texas (BNc) -- "If God can take a plain old shepherd boy and make a king out of him, He can use any of us, but it's His work and He gets all the glory," stated so ably by Texas Stevens, writer and producer of the Jule Miller Filmstrips, entitled the Visualized Bible Study Series … Continue reading Texas Stevens, writer and producer of Jule Miller Filmstrips alive and well

Wilkins Radio Boots Churches of Christ Off the Air

GENEVA, Ala (BNc) -- George Merritt, a familiar name, and voice to many radio listeners, shared upsetting news about his Power & the Glory program as well as other religious programs. He states: Bob Wilkins, founder, and CEO of Wilkins Radio Network has decided to remove all programs produced and sponsored by churches of Christ and any … Continue reading Wilkins Radio Boots Churches of Christ Off the Air

Alabama women make mats and blankets for homeless

MADISON, Ala. (BNC) by Jamie Suiter— The ladies of the Madison congregation have started making mats and blankets by recycling what most people throw in the trash. I talked with Pam Waller at the Madison church July 6, and she said they are using crochet to make mats from plastic bags and blankets from flannel shirts … Continue reading Alabama women make mats and blankets for homeless

Illustrated Bible readings for children

ALKEN, BELGIUM (BNC) -- A website has been launched with illustrated Bible readings for children. It is sometimes difficult to find Bible story books that are true to the Scriptures. In this case, actual readings from the Bible have been selected that are suitable for children. The beautiful illustrations were made by James R. Padgett … Continue reading Illustrated Bible readings for children