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  • Kingdom moves forward in Moldova partnership

    March 2 2015 by K. Allan Blume, BR Editor | with 0 comments
    Kingdom moves forward in Moldova partnership

    Aaron Wallace heard leaders of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina talking about the launch of a partnership between N.C. Baptists and the Baptist Union of Moldova in 2012, and it piqued his interest. Wallace, lead pastor of Hephzibah Baptist Church in Wendell, saw this as a great fit for his church.

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  • Millers Creek Church celebrates worship through art

    March 2 2015 by Dianna L. Cagle, BR Production Editor | with 0 comments
    Millers Creek Church celebrates worship through art

    “Worship is much more than music,” said Andrew Heathershaw, worship pastor at Millers Creek Baptist Church in Millers Creek. The church is hosting an art exhibit March 29-April 19. The theme – “Encounters with God: Biblical Scenes of Worship and Transformation” – was aimed at offering artists a broad definition of items to display.

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  • Raleigh radio show hits syndication

    March 2 2015 by Christian News Service | with 0 comments
    Raleigh radio show hits syndication

    The USA Radio Networks announces it has signed Steve Noble to its growing number of syndicated talk show hosts. Steve is host of CALLED2ACTION currently broadcast throughout North Carolina. The show will air from 4-5 p.m. Eastern Monday through Friday beginning March 2.

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  • Same-sex parents: ‘possible,’ ‘not moral’

    March 2 2015 by David Roach, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Same-sex parents: ‘possible,’ ‘not moral’

    Same-sex couples could soon have their own biological children by utilizing a reproductive technology being developed by researchers at Cambridge University and Israel’s Weizmann Institute of Science. But Christian bioethicists have classified the potential new technology as rife with moral problems. Researchers have discovered how to take skin cells from ...

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  • GenSend hooks Hunt on urban church planting

    March 2 2015 by Jim Burton, North American Mission Board | with 0 comments
    GenSend hooks Hunt on urban church planting

    Through the North American Mission Board’s Generation Send program, Sarah Reese Hunt was sent to Portland, Ore. where she spent the summer investing in relationships, inviting people into biblical community and expanding the community through sustainable discipleship. The experience hooked Hunt on urban church planting; she went on to recruit ...

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  • Michigan pastors dispel Sharia law reports

    March 2 2015 by Diana Chandler, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Michigan pastors dispel Sharia law reports

    Contrary to news reports dating to as early as 2010, Dearborn, Mich. is not under Sharia law … Carlos Liese of Dearborn Heights called such reports “yellow journalism,” aimed at riling people and increasing readers and viewers. Still 37 percent of Christians fear the establishment of Sharia law in the U.S. …

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