One dead, 6 wounded in Tennessee church shooting

ANTIOCH, Tenn. (BNC) — A shooter killed one person and injured six others at the meeting of the Burnette Chapel congregation this morning. Police began to receive reports around 11:15 am. The injured were to be transported to Vanderbilt Medical Center, according to The Tennessean. The shooter was 25-year-old Emanuel Kidega Samson a Sudanese immigrant, who … Continue reading One dead, 6 wounded in Tennessee church shooting

Killer Bees attack a Christian in Guyana

Guyana, South America  (BNC) by Charles Box — Our precious brother and friend Deokarand "Diamond" Mangal, came to the end of his earthly journey on the evening of August 28th. Diamond was a faithful member of the Plaisance Church of Christ in Guyana, South America. He was in his 50's when he died. He made … Continue reading Killer Bees attack a Christian in Guyana

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