Texas Stevens, writer and producer of Jule Miller Filmstrips alive and well

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

Memphis School of Preaching Conducts Milton, FL Campaign

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

New congregation, Bible School outreach to begin in Tarlac City, Philippines: Michael Hildreth

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

Twelve baptized today in county jail

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

Church meets for the first time in Porirua

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

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

New website for church

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

Evangelize Kentucky Project needs help

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

Brazil: The church is now here!

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!

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