Tag: People


‘Little man, spiritual giant:’ Wendell Agee baptized 125 in 5 years — in his 80s

Steve Higginbotham remembers a tireless evangelist.

Elvis impersonator Chuck Baril with 90-year-old Elvis East

Elvis is in the house

Elvis East celebrated her 90th birthday Oct. 28.

Deacon recognized for special talents, uses gifts for fellow Christians

A brother designs T-shirts for country music stars, makes customized pen for Christian to remember her father by.

Tribute to slain Alabama sister Sharon Wellington

A friend of slain Sharon Wellington, of Athens, Ala., pays tribute.

Former Brazil missionary Bill Jordan remembered

A former missionary colleague remembers Bill Jordan and tells a story of his heart attack on the field.

Okla. saint noted for work with intellectually challenged

Joy Curtis is recognized for her work with the intellectually challenged.

Lella Harris Stripling celebrates 100th birthday

by Barbara A. Oliver, Managing Editor BULLARD, Tex. (BNc) – On Oct. 31, 1909, twin girls, Lella and Ella Harris, were born at Peachtree Village in Tyler County,…

Zorns recovering from traffic accident

by Paul Cockrell, Munford, Ala. SYLACAUGA, Ala. (BNc) — After two weeks in a Birmingham hospital, Frances Zorn, wife of Lads to Leaders/Leaderettes founder Jack Zorn, came home…

IGH Speaker Winford Claiborne Suffers Stroke

FAYETTEVILLE, Tenn. (BNc)- International Gospel Hour speaker Winford Claiborne suffered a stroke this past week. J. Randal Matheny Randal and his wife Vicki have lived and worked in…