As the city grows outward, Christians extend their outreach.
Brent Missildine returned from his fifth trip to the Philippines and reported on the churches of Christ in Luzon and Asian Christian University.
Oklahoma City, OK (BNC) - As a warning to other congregations, I recently published a history of the (Quail) Springs Church of Christ in Oklahoma City, showing how they were led astray. Their leaders were influenced by church-growth methods coming from the Willow Creek Community Church in Chicago and from Rick Warren’s book “The Purpose Driven … Continue reading Do not sell your birthright!
Buda TX Christians worked with Gospel Chariot.
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
Barry Baggott keeps an updated list of congregations.
Among his reasons, a lack of such language in Scripture.
The team winds up its time with good results and plans to help the new converts.
by Glenda Williams, (BNc) correspondent MONTGOMERY, Ala (BNC) -- The 30-year anniversary of Panama Missions banquet was held Saturday, April 12, at the University Church of Christ, Montgomery, AL. The four-hour affair was attended by approximately 160 people who came from as far away as Maryland, Colorado, Mississippi, and other surrounding states. Displays, videos, updates, an … Continue reading Panama Missions 30-Year Anniversary Banquet Held
SUMMERDALE, Ala (BNc) -- Jerry O. Davidson, missionary to the Amerindian villages in Guyana, and the mission team traveled to Guyana October 14 - November 4, 2013, for another soul-saving effort. They worked in five Amerindian villages, with a total of 17 baptisms. Those participating in the campaign were: David Myers, director of the campaign in … Continue reading Seventeen Baptized in Guyana Mission Effort
CLARKSVILLE, Tn (BNc) -- Carl S. Sims, Clarksville, TN, has written his own Bible study materials and unveiled them this week. Sowing the Seed materials and seminars are now available. Sims has taught the Open Bible Study for 26 years. Baptisms, as a result of his daily Bible studies, are too many to mention. Sims … Continue reading Carl Sims unveils Sowing the Seed Seminar
Michael Hildreth and Philippine brethren start the new year with a church plant.
These poor farmers pile on a motorbike to go about the province preaching the gospel. How many do you count on the bike?
Ukranians begin churches in their homes.
Public evangelism in Jundiaí, Brazil, bears fruit.
by Ian Starrs ABERDEEN, Scotland (BNc) -- The congregation in Aberdeen has an Evangelism Board at the front of our building, which is just like an "Attendance & Contribution Record" board, but much larger. There is a short form to mark the numbers, anonymously. We track things like: New Contacts Made Hospital Visits Members Visited Bible … Continue reading Evangelism Board involves the congregation
by Glenda Williams, BNc correspondent GENEVA, Ala (BNc) -- A former Catholic priest and his wife obeyed the gospel when Jerry Davidson took a team into the Amerindian Village of Moruca, June 18-July 9, 2012. The group taught and baptized 21, saw two restored and one wedding. Team members were: Mike and Melissa Barnes, Jay … Continue reading Catholic Priest obeys gospel
A new congregation was established through a debate with a denominational preacher in the northeastern Indian state of West Bengel.
by Beth Johnson KARUR, India, (BNc) -- Brother S. Masilamani, a former Chennai Teacher Training School graduate, has a long history of dedicated work for the Lord, going many places to preach in spite of his heart problems, high blood pressure and high cholesterol. They have a new, although very small, meeting place that he … Continue reading The Lord’s church in Karur, South India