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

Online history of Quail Springs church

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma - A history of the Quail Springs Church of Christ has been placed online at www.quailspringschurchofchrist.com by Roy Davison, long-time missionary to Belgium and publisher of the Old Paths Archive. The history traces the changes that have occurred though the years since 1953, when the congregation began as a church of Christ … Continue reading Online history of Quail Springs church

LST’s association with instrumental churches

HURST, Texas (BNC)  - "Let's Start Talking" was begun as a ministry by Mark and Sherrylee Woodward in 1981. The idea was to make contacts and give Bible instruction by offering people in other countries the opportunity to learn English by reading the Bible with American students. Recently, I was surprised when someone mentioned that … Continue reading LST’s association with instrumental churches

Dedicated to God and Learning

CHENNAI, India (BNC) — The R. Sevya Nayak family are dedicated to the Lord and to learning. The four children are all first in their class at school. Like most children in India, they sit on the floor to study. Sevya, the father, is a teacher and translator at the Chennai Teacher Training School. He … Continue reading Dedicated to God and Learning

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. Those present on the last day are pictured above. Lectures were held daily from 9 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. on “Living Soberly and Righteously.” The afternoon schedule … Continue reading 150 Attend Four Seas Lectureship

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.  The flooding has caused 280 deaths so far. This exceptionally low number - considering the devastation - is largely due to extensive rescue operations by the police, army, navy and air force, assisted by volunteers. The building of the Chennai … Continue reading Christians lose belongings in flood

Nine Christians killed in Pakistan bus bombing

MASTUNG, Pakistan (BNc) -- Nine Christians were among the eighteen people killed in a bomb blast in Pakistan on June 11th. There were also Christians among the injured. A bomb planted on a motorbike exploded at about 9:20 a.m. as an intercity passenger bus carrying about 60 people passed. It was on its way from … Continue reading Nine Christians killed in Pakistan bus bombing