Three women prisoners find freedom in Christ

DECATUR, Ala(BNc) -- Three prisoners were recently baptized into Christ at the Beltline church of Christ in Decatur, Alabama.  Lisa, Ashley, and Cassandra were given permission by authorities to leave the jail for baptism. Danny Truitt's wife, Deborah, a WBS teacher, had studied with the three young women. He recaps the occasion: “Two deputies brought them … Continue reading Three women prisoners find freedom in Christ

Couple put on Christ in baptism at marriage retreat

JUNDIAI, Brazil (BNc) — A couple who attended a retreat on how to relate better in marriage decided they had better relate to Christ. Marco Aurelio e Adriana requested baptism after a class by evangelist Marcelo Gonçalves at the retreat held at the Grinbergs Village Hotel in the nearby city of Socorro. The baptism occurred … Continue reading Couple put on Christ in baptism at marriage retreat

‘Baptism365’ website to register daily baptisms

PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (BNc) -- A preacher wants to register baptisms around the world on his website Baptism365, as a demonstration that God is adding to the church daily. Rick Kelly, preacher for the Prestonsburg congregation, wanted to write on the Internet, but hit two roadblocks. First, he said, "there are plenty of other beneficial writings … Continue reading ‘Baptism365’ website to register daily baptisms

Baptism at Cenchrea

ATHENS, Greece (BNc) Niko, a 19-year-old man from Moldavia, was baptized at Cenchrea by Dinos Roussos Oct. 28. Niko arrived in Athens to attend an English-language secondary school, from which he graduated in June. He started attending the youth meetings of the Omonia congregation in Athens on Saturday evenings. Since he speaks Greek, English, Russian … Continue reading Baptism at Cenchrea