As the city grows outward, Christians extend their outreach.
HOUSTON, Texas (BNc) -- "If God can take a plain old shepherd boy and make a king out of him, He can use any of us, but it's His work and He gets all the glory," stated so ably by Texas Stevens, writer and producer of the Jule Miller Filmstrips, entitled the Visualized Bible Study Series … Continue reading Texas Stevens, writer and producer of Jule Miller Filmstrips alive and well
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.
Front Row L-R: Preston Silcox, local preacher, Sao Joseph, Barry Grider, T. J. Skelton, Trent Sherwin. Back Row L-R: Josh Holloway, Efrain Aranda, Theo Scullard, Brandon Myers, Daniel Manning. MILTON, FL (BNc) -- The Margaret Street Church of Christ, Milton, FL is hosting a Campaign for Christ this week, October 26-30. Twelve students from the … Continue reading Memphis School of Preaching Conducts Milton, FL Campaign
Minister says lack of challenge caused millennials to leave the church.
TARLAC CITY, Philippines (BNc) — "We have arrived safely in the Philippines!" Michael Hildreth wrote yesterday to BNc. He and his family just moved there to begin a new congregation. "I am beginning a new work in Tarlac City with the help of some local preachers and members of the Body. It will be a … Continue reading New congregation, Bible School outreach to begin in Tarlac City, Philippines: Michael Hildreth
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GENEVA, Ala (BNc) -- On Thursday evenings men from the Geneva church meet at the local county jail to teach the Bible to the inmates. Going their separate ways last night, Douglas Williams, minister of the Geneva church, was teaching in the open dome area. One of the men asked about baptism and the study began … Continue reading Twelve baptized today in county jail
The Andover church focuses on evangelism, hosts clothing giveaways, sees five added this year.
PORIRUA, New Zealand (BNc) -- The Porirua church met on May 8 for its first worship service, with 78 people, many visiting Christians from surrounding areas. For two Saturdays before the first meeting, with the help of a group from Freed-Hardeman, they conducted a campaign to put flyers in letter boxes and door-knock, saturating the … Continue reading Church meets for the first time in Porirua
Tanzania missionary George Jensen examines the "numbers test" many use to determine support and finds it lacking.
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
Preacher Tim Arnold shares news of his trip to India. This story was written just days ago while still in the country. He tells of hardships and opposition, but great dedication of the Indian Christians and evangelists.
by Glenda Williams, BNc correspondent GENEVA, Ala BNc -- A new website, http://www.thechurchofchrist.ws has been created by Sonnie Parker (William Roger Parker, Jr.) of Luverne, AL. Parker is a member of the Sasser congregation where Jeff Grimes is the preacher. Main highlights of the site are: Forums for individual members: For posting comments and questions … Continue reading New website for church
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (BNc) -- The Evangelize Kentucky Project soon will be starting a congregation in Owen County Kentucky in the town of Owenton. They are in need of 10-15 matching pews, preferably no longer than 14 feet, a Lord's supper table, pulpit stand, number boards, etc. The property has already been purchased and Bill … Continue reading Evangelize Kentucky Project needs help
CAMPINA GRANDE, BRAZIL (BNc) -- The church arrived before the mission team in this city in northeastern Brazil! Campina Grande is the second largest city in the state of Paraiba, with a population of 400,000. Saints are preparing to take Christ there. The church is praying. Brazilian congregations are raising money to send two national … Continue reading Brazil: The church is now here!
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
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