Preacher’s wife reads poem written by deceased husband for first time

ABILENE, Texas (BNC) — Edie Connel received a surprise Sunday, Sept. 2, when her son Robert handed her a piece of paper before the church meeting started. On the paper was a poem written in 2012 by her husband and preacher Bob, who had passed away in 2015. A friend in the congregation had given … Continue reading Preacher’s wife reads poem written by deceased husband for first time

Preacher naps hard, dresses differently

MASSILLION, Oh. (BNC) by Rick Kelly — This past Sunday, two funny things happened to me. And if you’ve ever listened to Jeanie Robertson, the comedienne, you’ll get this. Just tonight I had someone tell me: “Oh, you’re left-brain for sure!” First: I took a nap around 2 pm. About 3, I woke up, very … Continue reading Preacher naps hard, dresses differently

Camp Amerikraine celebrates 14 years of success

UKRAINE, (BNC) by Jamie Suiter - Camp Amerikraine recently met in the Ukraine for their 14th year this July! According to director Jeff Abrams, Camp Amerikraine had approximately 300 campers. The camp has grown over the years and is the largest gathering of churches of Christ in the country. The camp started out focusing mostly on … Continue reading Camp Amerikraine celebrates 14 years of success