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Friend Day in northeastern Brazil pulls in 30 non-Christian visitors

JOÃO PESSOA, Brazil (BNC) by Joseph McKinney —Last month, four couples in the Luna congregation started Bring a Friend Day. They bought and cooked food for the church…

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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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Missionary estimates French-speaking churches at 742 in 35 countries

Barry Baggott keeps an updated list of congregations.

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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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Children’s home grieving after murder of director

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

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Not prepared to teach? God answers prayer same day

Preacher’s wife proves the promise, ‘Ask, and you will receive.’

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Bible in English effort leads to 5th Belém baptism for 2015

Good results ensue in this state capital at the mouth of the Amazon River.

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Amsterdam hosts ‘Effective Evangelism’ exchange

Messages and brain-storming occupied the day.

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New Nepali constitution may mean jail for evangelistic efforts

Nepal nears completion of seven-year process.

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Gospel preacher objects to language ‘grow the church’

Among his reasons, a lack of such language in Scripture.

Pew Research gives churches of Christ a 6.1/10 on diversity.

US church given score on racial diversity

Pew Research provides a rundown of US religions, including churches of Christ.

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Alabama: Six respond in ‘moving’ gospel meeting

Meeting moves 97-year-old, another man unfaithful for 20 years, and others to respond in exceptional moment.

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Door-knocking: 140 people ‘want to know more about the Bible’

Arkansas church knocks doors with good results.

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Karns church hosts Special Needs Day Camp for children

Tennessee church reaches out to children with special needs.

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Evangelists use holiday to teach, baptize couple in reservoir

A work colleague hears how Christians today live by the NT model.

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Where to baptize people? It doesn’t matter, but …

The missionary’s offhand comment inspires a beautiful thought about baptism.

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Mission Mongolia leaves after 16 baptisms, prepares follow-up

The team winds up its time with good results and plans to help the new converts.

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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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‘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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Director reports at Friends of Panama Dinner

Larry Brady shares work, with two Panamanian girls.