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Mission Mongolia 2015 sees first baptism in pioneer effort

A team of seven Americans begins a new work in the capital.

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Newspaper follows instrumental music story with restoration history

Article focuses on history and building of East Main, Murfreesboro TN.

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‘Pray for us too:’ Few churches organize prayer for missions

Why do we not pray more for the central task of the church? A few congregations are doing something.

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Murfreesboro church adds instrument to worship, goes denominational

Stones River added an instrumental worship service Mar. 29.

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‘She learned the art of listening:’ Christine Garton passes at 89

David Shannon honors a Mt Juliet sister for imitating Christ.

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HCU launches study series with 13 videos about ‘The Church’

Heritage Christian University faculty launch the Berean Study Series with lessons on the church.

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Man’s part in salvation: ‘Loosers’ attempt systematic dismemberment of Bible teaching

People disparage man’s part in salvation, trying to remove obedience as essential action.

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Longview TX church building suffers severe storm damage

Roof was torn off, entryway hit, glass blown out of doors.

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Preacher remembers father, makes ‘poetic find’ of sermon for grads

Stephen Lord tells story about his dad’s conversation with Batsell Barrett Baxter, among other memories.

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The fellowship of evangelism: teamwork brings Brazilian to the gospel

Quick follow-up helps a searcher for truth get involved in a local congregation.

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Brazil: men’s event breaks attendance record

The National Christian Workers Encounter bested all its previous records with 520 present.

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Internet radio station key in Filipino conversion

A number of people cooperated in this effort to teach the gospel to Imelda.

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Evangelism continues in wartorn Ukraine

Life may not be normal in Ukraine, but saints there continue their work.

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Child watches biblical movie: ‘Jesus rose from the gravy’

A gospel preacher shares his grandson’s reaction to a biblical movie.

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Literature highlights human quest, Bible defines it, says Michigan writer

A prominent theme of literature is the concept of the quest, and the Bible presents the ultimate quest of man and God.

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Columbus, Georgia, church building burglarized

The Northside congregation incurred losses of $2700.

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Airplane evangelism shows ‘urgent need’ to get over embarrassment

Missionary overhears cell phone conversation and offers help to know Christ.

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After one year, fate of Christian girls kidnapped in Nigeria still unknown

Nigerian preacher says Chibok school girls are yet to be rescued.

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British Bible School launches magazine

CORBY, UK (BNC) — BiBloS is the name of the new teaching magazine of the British Bible School, Principal Patrick Boyns announced today in Christian Worker magazine. J. Randal…

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Former atheist and denominationalist finds answers that ‘made sense,’ launches appeal to friends

This former atheist goes to the church closest to home and discovers inconsistencies with the Bible.