Seventeen Baptized in Guyana Mission Effort

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

Hartford, AL church is rebuilding after fire destroyed building

by Glenda Williams, BNc correspondent HARTFORD, Ala (BNc) -- The Hartford, Alabama church is rebuilding after being destroyed by a late night fire earlier this year. Recently we stopped to see the new metal structure and were met by Terry Whaley, member of the church, and David Creel, member of the church from Dothan, Ala. who … Continue reading Hartford, AL church is rebuilding after fire destroyed building

Fire destroys Hartford, Alabama church building

by Glenda Williams, BNc Correspondent HARTFORD, Ala (BNc) -- An early morning fire destroyed the Hartford Church of Christ building Sunday morning, January 15, 2012. Jim Simmons, local preacher for the church, stated he received a call around 3:00 a.m. that the building was on fire. Although the cause of the fire is under investigation by … Continue reading Fire destroys Hartford, Alabama church building

Amerindian Mission Trip is Fruitful

by Glenda Williams, BNc correspondent Jerry O. Davidson, missionary to the Amerindians in Guyana, returned home Monday evening from his latest mission trip. Davidson has been leading groups deep into the Guyana bush to establish the church for 13 years. A team of eight Americans, two Trinidadians and approximately 25 Guyanese, arrived on February 21, … Continue reading Amerindian Mission Trip is Fruitful

Concerted evangelism effort begins in Loudoun County, VA

by Laura S. Tinnel PURCELLVILLE, Va. (BNc) - The church of Christ in Purcellville, VA met Sunday evening, November 15, to kick off its new evangelism effort in Loudoun County, VA. The town of Purcellville, population 5137, is located 52 miles northwest of Washington, D.C., near the West Virginia border, in an area considered to … Continue reading Concerted evangelism effort begins in Loudoun County, VA

Loudoun County, Va gets first permanent facility for the church worship

by Laura S. Tinnel PURCELLVILLE, Va. (BNc) - The first and only permanent facility for the saints’ worship and Bible study in Loudoun County, VA was completed after ten years of determined labor and prayer. The 6,100 square-foot facility, located in the town of Purcellville, includes a 150 seat auditorium, a baptistery, five walled classrooms, … Continue reading Loudoun County, Va gets first permanent facility for the church worship

Extreme Barn Makeover – Church Edition

by Barbara A Oliver, Managing Editor VILONIA, Ark. (BNc) — The Vilonia congregation celebrated its two-year anniversary in their new barnitorium, as Marty Knight, one of the three elders, dubbed it Sunday morning, Nov. 8. The new Ministry Center was started the week before. Using the metal exterior from an old horse barn, they built … Continue reading Extreme Barn Makeover – Church Edition

Paraiba church building inaugurated

by Joseph McKinney, Jr. BELÉM DO BREJO DO CRUZ, Brazil (BNc)- We were invited to the inauguration of the church building in Belem do Brejo do Cruz, state of Paraíba Mark Hagewood, Beijamim Junior, Michel and Gaudencio, and I piled into my car for the long seven-hour trip to Belem. For five long years they … Continue reading Paraiba church building inaugurated

Second Ky. church building set fire

BOWLING GREEN, Ky (BNc)- Two days after the Mount Pleasant church building burned, the Mt. Zion building was set on fire deliberately, investigators said. The two building are about eight miles apart. The early morning fire on Aug. 15 totally destroyed the historic building dating back to 1852. It's the oldest church building in Kentucky … Continue reading Second Ky. church building set fire

Ky church building burns

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (BNc)- The building of the Mt. Pleasant church caught fire and it is a total loss, wrote Wayne Hatcher, of the Horse Cave congregation. The building was finished in 1998, according to the church's website. It's located at 10980 Highway 185, about 12 miles north of Bowling Green. W. Tom Hall preaches … Continue reading Ky church building burns

Time Capsule Captures Moment

By Cherie Speller From the Sunday, July 27, 2008, edition of The Daily Reflector The columns I write generally publish on Mondays but I took the opportunity to move it to Sunday this week for the sake of history. My family and I worship with the Westside Church of Christ, which today moves to a … Continue reading Time Capsule Captures Moment

Japanese Church Raises Funds for Building

by Dave Dugan LAWTON, Okla. (BNc)- The Yokota, Japan, congregation is nearing the end of its fund-raising for a new building. The Eighth and Lee congregation in Lawton considered support for this great mission effort June 8. It came to us in an unusual way. Gary Perry, a brother well known to the congregation, brought … Continue reading Japanese Church Raises Funds for Building

Tornado Damages Windsor, Colo., Church Building

The tornado that hit Windsor, Colo., Thursday caused damage to the church building and has made it unsafe for the congregation there to meet. They are currently trying to find another meeting place, reported Neal Pollard in his Daily Bread devotional today. Two members of the congregation had their houses damaged, he said. The congregation's … Continue reading Tornado Damages Windsor, Colo., Church Building