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‘You’re not supposed to die at 17 months’

Gospel preacher sees death the enemy at child’s funeral.


‘Little man, spiritual giant:’ Wendell Agee baptized 125 in 5 years — in his 80s

Steve Higginbotham remembers a tireless evangelist.


‘Not puffed up by praise, nor pulled down by criticism:’ Interview with Allen Hahn

Eddie Parrish interviews long-time Texas gospel preacher.


‘Older generation of preachers don’t deserve modern contempt.’ Son analyzes dad’s sermons

Michigan preacher Paul Holland goes through his dad’s sermon files.


Children’s home grieving after murder of director

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


Oregon college shooting spurs immigrant to be baptized

A South Sudanese woman decides to be baptized after the Umpqua massacre.

Dale Pollard (R) with friend at PTP.

Young Christian tackles shoplifter, holds in head-lock until police arrive

Dale Pollard relates his experience and gratitude of police.


‘The epitome of kindness:’ William Alex Craig passes at 91

‘Alex was an influence for good to everyone he knew.’


Editor escapes harm after car damaged in lightning incident

A lightning strike hurls large debris against the vehicle.


Doubts focus on God’s faithfulness or love, writer says in series

Michigan writer clears up doubt with Bible examples.


Death threat leads Michael Shank to cancel events

Expresses concern for the life of others.


Phil Sanders remembers Mac Lyon, 1921–2015

Search TV speaker Phil Sanders remembers his predecessor.


Jim Matheny ‘did whatever was needed in church:’ Editor remembers father

The editor remembers father’s spiritual example as he mourns his passing.


Texas writer celebrates 15 years of blogging, surveys challenges

Before the invitation to blog, Mike had never written a single article.

Bonnie Sue Rushmore, Oct. 2014

World Evangelism Foundation worker Bonnie Rushmore passes

WEF loses an author and missions worker.


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

David Shannon honors a Mt Juliet sister for imitating Christ.


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.


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

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

Jewell Jones

Jewell Jones learning genealogies

MONTGOMERY, Ala (BNc) — Jewell Jones, age 12, is a homeschooled sixth grade student. Recently at the Faulkner Lecture program she was found Glenda Williams


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.