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‘Pray for us too:’ Few churches organize prayer for missions

Why do we not pray more for the central task of the church? A few congregations are doing something.

Brady & Girls

Director reports at Friends of Panama Dinner

Larry Brady shares work, with two Panamanian girls.

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‘The horrible condition of mankind:’ Why missionaries ask for money

George Hall reminds us that we should be touched by the greatest need of all.

Ruth Orr in Africa

Ruth Orr: ‘Vast numbers will spend eternity with God because of her’

Betty Choate remembers indefatigable missionary Ruth Orr.

Church planter: ‘So many memories at that small country church’

Hulan, the song leader, apologized three or four times for leading the song. Each time I assured him it was a good thing and not to worry about it. “But I did not want to hurt anyone’s feelings.” he said.

Davidsons honored at Capital Prayer Breakfast

MONTGOMERY, Alabama (BNc) — Jerry and Frances Davidson were honored at the Capital Prayer Breakfast, July 18, 2014, at the RSA Tower in Montgomery, Alabama. The breakfast is sponsored…

Earlyville ladies work all year for others

MCMINNVILLE, Tenn. (BNc) — The Earlyville Church of Christ ladies ended another year of work May 21, and what a year it was for them. The country congregation…

Capital Prayer Breakfast Honors McKees

MONTGOMERY, Ala (BNc) — The Capital Prayer Breakfast was held January 17, 2014, in the RSA building overlooking beautiful downtown Montgomery, AL .  Colin and Ellen McKee, long…

“What is your life?”

ALKEN, Belgium (BNc) – “What is your life? It is even a vapor that appears for a little time and then vanishes away” (James 4:14). Jacob’s prayer expresses…

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…

Missionary sees powerful spiritual lesson in sick little chick

In India Jim Waldron saves a chick from certain death and does the math of missions.

Preacher recommits to evangelism, takes ‘risks in relationships’

A Tennessee preacher points out the lack of vision for world evangelism among many Christians.

Early missionary to Bangladesh and Nepal passes

by Michael E. Brooks MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. (BNc) — Harvey Hasha of Muscle Shoals, Alabama died quietly Monday night, Sept. 16, in his home. His health had declined…

NASA scientist exposes evolution’s violations of scientific laws at 7th Maywood Missionary Retreat

Mike Houts and other speakers were but a part of the offerings at the retreat.

‘What if something happens while we’re gone?’ asked this preacher’s wife never

Preacher’s wife loses parents while she accompanies husband on separate mission trips.

‘Church of Christ country': The gospel spreads in South Sudan (audio)

A report on the work is encouraging considering how little was done previously.

Missionary Kyle Allen dies on return to India

Cause of death is not certain, but he became ill on flight back to his work.

20 Brazilians commit to mission call during leadership event

A leadership training event inspires more than 20 to encourage missions in northeast Brazil.

Levy church gives special missions offering

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (BNc) — The Levy church made its annual special contribution for missions yesterday, offering $275,921, missionary Ted Knight said. With this special offering in…

Sam Gorman dies with ‘his goal in his mind’s eye’

A Texas saint dedicated to missions passes.