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What I learned in a hospital room

HOOVER, Ala. (BNC) by Chuck  Webster — As a minister, I’ve visited hospitals a lot over the years, usually for a surgery or sickness that kept the patient…

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The smoking rostrum

This preacher’s in-pulpit experience has the congregation asking what he’s smoking.

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‘The Force was strong, but God is omnipotent’

Television speaker reacts to new “Star Wars” movie.

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150 Attend Four Seas Lectureship

  SINGAPORE (BNc) — From 25 to 28 November 2015 more than 150 attended the 8th annual Four Seas Lectureship of the Four Seas College of Bible and Missions….

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Christians lose belongings in flood

CHENNAI, India (BNC) —  Many area Christians have lost all their belongings, but thankfully no deaths have been reported among brethren. 

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Giving 99% — a gift larger than Zuckerberg’s

Writer remembers a gift greater than the Facebook billionaire.

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Missionary estimates French-speaking churches at 742 in 35 countries

Barry Baggott keeps an updated list of congregations.

Earlyville Ladies Bible Class Nov. 29, 2015

Ladies helping others

  The Earlyville church of Christ, McMinnville, Tennessee, ladies Bible class is much more than a regular Bible class. It meets Wednesday mornings at 10:00 a.m. The first…

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CTTS building surrounded by flood water

Christian training school planned ahead, suffers inconvenience.

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‘You’re not supposed to die at 17 months’

Gospel preacher sees death the enemy at child’s funeral.

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A Christian response to terrorism in France

Former missionary to Honduras shares a short perspective.

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Swiss Christian teens meet with Paris youth

Missionary Doyle Kee mentions gesture of local teens.

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‘Little man, spiritual giant:’ Wendell Agee baptized 125 in 5 years — in his 80s

Steve Higginbotham remembers a tireless evangelist.

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‘Not puffed up by praise, nor pulled down by criticism:’ Interview with Allen Hahn

Eddie Parrish interviews long-time Texas gospel preacher.

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30% of World English Institute students via Internet are Muslim

GRESHAM, Ore. (BNC) — An email letter sent today from the World English Institute to its teachers stated that 30% of WEI’s internet students claim Islam as their…

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4 baptized after preacher appeals ‘not to go with emotions of the moment’

A new twist in the old sermon invitation yields baptisms.

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‘Older generation of preachers don’t deserve modern contempt.’ Son analyzes dad’s sermons

Michigan preacher Paul Holland goes through his dad’s sermon files.

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Embrace the risk: Roberta Edwards suffered for the Cross

Kingdom pain is central to the fulfillment of the mission.

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Children’s home grieving after murder of director

Children and supporters are reeling, steps taken toward counseling and organization.

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Oregon college shooting spurs immigrant to be baptized

A South Sudanese woman decides to be baptized after the Umpqua massacre.