Camp Amerikraine celebrates 14 years of success

UKRAINE, (BNC) by Jamie Suiter - Camp Amerikraine recently met in the Ukraine for their 14th year this July! According to director Jeff Abrams, Camp Amerikraine had approximately 300 campers. The camp has grown over the years and is the largest gathering of churches of Christ in the country. The camp started out focusing mostly on … Continue reading Camp Amerikraine celebrates 14 years of success

Sixth Annual Preacher’s Conference in Russia

by Glenda Williams, BNc correspondent GENEVA, Alabama (BNc) -- The sixth annual preacher's conference was held in Vyatskiye, Polyany, Russia, September 27-30, 2010. Charles Williams, minister of the New Union church of Christ, Manchester, TN spoke at the four-day conference. This was the third conference in which he has participated.The conference, which is much like … Continue reading Sixth Annual Preacher’s Conference in Russia

Spreading the good news with a bucket

by Barbara A. Oliver, managing editor IVANO-FRANKIVSK, Ukraine (BNc) -- One congregation does its benevolent work by the bucketful. The Judsonia, Ark., church, together with other congregations, is involved in benevolent aid to Sudan, Ukraine, Nigeria, India, Honduras and a number of other nations. With the shipments of aid, they include "family buckets," five-gallon plastic … Continue reading Spreading the good news with a bucket

Minister to address U.S. conferences overseas

by Paula Harrington, BNc correspondent JUDSONIA, Ark. (BNc) -- Minister John Kachelman will keynote for two U.S. government humanitarian conferences in the Ukraine and Tajikistan and speak about the Lord's church. Kachelman, minister with the Judsonia church, will be the keynote speaker at the Small/Medium Transportation Program (SMTP) conference.  SMTP is funded by the U. … Continue reading Minister to address U.S. conferences overseas

Missionary director Enlow improves after fall

FULTON, Miss. (BNc) -- J.C. Enlow, director of 21st Century Global Missions, improves after a fall from a deer stand. J.C. has been moved to a room out of ICU and slowly improves. The family maintains updates at CaringBridge. He continues in the University of Alabama-Birmingham Medical  Center. He fell from a tree-stand for deer … Continue reading Missionary director Enlow improves after fall

Kiev Youth Meeting

KIEV, Ukraine (BNc) About 55 young people from the Kiev area attended a youth meeting on Saturday, Oct. 2. They came mainly from the Harkivsky, Licova, Obolon, Shevchenko and Vinogradar congregations. The theme was Youth: the Church of Tomorrow. Four thirty-minute lessons were presented by Eugene Shevchenko, Sasha Petrenko and Rick Walker. Kostya Kysilenko from … Continue reading Kiev Youth Meeting