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Timmy Blair’s life a ‘work of grace’

December 15 2014 by K. Allan Blume, BR Editor

Timmy D. Blair Sr. is amazed at the course his life has taken – from a broken home, to pastoring the same church for 26 years and now to serving as the president of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina. He was elected to the position without opposition at the annual meeting in Greensboro, Nov. 11.

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Collegiate ministry: One model doesn’t fit all

December 15 2014 by Michael McEwen, BR Content Editor

Several Baptist churches and ministries across the state are discipling college students, but they employ varying models ultimately committed to fulfilling the Great Commission. But the main thing a ministry should do is to be acquainted with one’s local campus, said Tom Knight, collegiate consultant with the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina.

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Southeastern prays for racial reconciliation

December 15 2014 by SEBTS Communications

For the last chapel of the fall semester, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) hosted a time of prayer and Bible reading for racial understanding and reconciliation. Friends of SEBTS including students, faculty, staff and local members of the community participated in this special chapel service Dec. 4 in response to…

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Backpack ministry to bless thousands at Christmas

December 15 2014 by Michael McEwen, BR Content Editor

The Appalachian Coalfields Ministry (ACM), sponsored by Baptists on Mission (formerly N.C. Baptist Men), helps meet the physical and spiritual needs of people living in the Appalachia. Working with many ministry centers and churches in five Appalachian states, they help mobilize volunteers and resources to meet such needs.

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Southeastern honors Sam & Rachel James

December 2 2014 by SEBTS Communications

Former International Mission Board missionaries Sam and Rachel James were awarded the Southeastern Presidential Award in chapel on Nov. 6. The Presidential Award is the highest honor given from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.

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N.C. church perseveres on journey to embrace people group

December 2 2014 by Paige Turner, International Mission Board

Mark Harrison leads Old Town Baptist Church teams to “T people” villages several times a year, ever since they became involved with the International Mission Board’s Embrace initiative four years ago and committed to engage an unreached, unengaged people group with the gospel.

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N.C. composer releases new Christmas album

December 1 2014 by K. Allan Blume, BR Editor

Jan Mulder is a world renowned composer, pianist and recording artist. He’s also a North Carolina Baptist. After recording more than 260 albums over a 20-year period, Mulder just released a Christmas album that includes his talented friend, Andrea Bocelli, with the London Symphony Orchestra.

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Bordeaux: ‘Let’s rebuild altars’

December 1 2014 by K. Allan Blume, BR Editor

Convention president C.J. Bordeaux Sr, asked North Carolina Baptists, “How can we possibly expect to see greater things in our churches, in our associations and in our state conventions,” in today’s cultural environment? The pastor of Gorman Baptist Church, Durham, delivered the traditional president’s address in the Monday evening session of…

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Disciple your family, Hollifield says

December 1 2014 by K. Allan Blume, BR Editor

Milton Hollifield, executive director-treasurer of the BSC, read John 14:12 to launch his annual address to the messengers attending the Tuesday morning annual session in Greensboro, Nov. 11, giving emphasis to the potential of “greater things.”

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Laser engineer connects with S. Asians

November 25 2014 by Don Graham, Baptist Press

Walt Tucker is an MIT grad who is as comfortable starting house churches as he is building lasers to protect aircraft from heat-seeking missiles. Tucker moved to the Raleigh-Durham with his wife Katie after a mission trip to India made it clear God was calling the couple to reach South Asians.

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