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Northampton UK congregation embraces saints from 21 countries

UK church reflects experience of sister congregations with immigration.

Churches evangelize at Tennessee festival

SMITHVILLE, Tenn (BNc) — Christians in the Smithville, Tennessee area set up booths at the Smithville Fiddler’s Jamboree Craft Festival, July 4-5, in downtown Smithville for the second year…

The whole state of Texas planted in tomatoes

An evangelist looks at the numbers to fire up the church for world evangelism.

Minister impressed with churches’ disaster response

One minister is encouraged by the response of churches of Christ to the recent disasters around the world: “we are showing our good works as a light and pointing all glory to our wonderful God!”

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…

Rat attends ladies’ study

LONGIDO, Tanzania (BNc) — On Aug. 1 Jane Desdery, Joy Jensen, Agnes Kamarage, Neema Martin and Stephanie Stafford traveled from Arusha to the Maasai bush country to conduct…

‘Acts For Today’ Web Site

BELGIUM, Alken (BNc) — A web site on the Book of Acts has been launched to teach the gospel of Christ. Roy Davison

120 Attend Dutch-Language Fellowship

THE HAGUE, Holland (BNc) — On June 1 about 120 Dutch-speaking Christians from nine congregations in Holland and Flanders (Belgium) met at The Hague for their yearly spring…

Three Corners helps men beat addictions

by Richard Mansel HAZELHURST, Ga. (BNc) — Sammie Carson’s battle with substance abuse nearly destroyed him. “I had lost hope. I couldn’t figure out for the life of…

Teaching trip to Iceland

REYKJAVIK, Iceland (BNc) — Jimmie & Linda Hill and William & Katrece Howard traveled to Iceland from April 14 – 29 to encourage and edify the small congregation…

A word of encouragement

HANCOCK, Michigan (BNc) — ‘A word of encouragement’ is a brief e-mail message sent out five days a week by Dan Skaggs. Roy Davison

Foundation laid in Ramnad

RAMNAD, India (BNc) — In February of 2009 the foundation was laid for a meeting place in Ramnad within easy walking distance from the railway and bus stations….

Perry B. Cotham in 80th year of preaching

GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (BNc) — On Monday, Jan. 5, 2009 Perry Boyd Cotham celebrated his 97th birthday by going out and eating Chinese food with some close friends….

Baptism in Zagreb

ZAGREB, Croatia (BNc) — Damir was baptized into Christ on Thursday, Jan. 22. His three teenage children found the church several years ago and were enthusiastic. Their parents,…

Seven-Year-Old Recites Psalm 119

CHENNAI, India (BNc) — Samuel, who is 7 years old, can recite Psalm 119 in its entirety, all 176 verses. Beth Johnson had given her class a memory-work…

Missionary vehicle hit by bus in Tanzania

ARUSHA, Tanzania (BNc) — The vehicle of missionaries George and Joy Jensens was demolished by a bus on Jan. 23. Roy Davison

Survey Trip to Cameroon and Chad

MAROUA, Cameroon (BNc) — Olivier Cuendet, evangelist with the church in Zurich, Switzerland and Doyle Kee from Geneva made a survey trip to Chad and Northern Cameroon Jan….

“This kind of love must be from God”

MUTARE, Zinbabwe (BNc) — There is much hunger in Zimbabwe because of drought and economic melt-down. Drought relief was taken by Loy and Debra Mitchell and Scott Mitchell…

“What is mission work?”

BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe (BNc) — W.N. Short went to Zimbabwe (Rhodesia) as a missionary in 1921 and served there for 59 years until his death in 1980. Roy Davison

1220 Attend 50th Anniversary of Zimbabwe School

MUTARE, Zimbabwe (BNc) — On Dec. 5 the Mutare School of Preaching celebrated its 50th anniversary. Roy Davison