For two small churches in Fayetteville, merging under a new name has brought two congregations together. See story: http://www.brnow.org/News/April-2013/Revitalized-Two-Fayetteville-churches-become-one
Corinth Baptist Church in Elizabeth City hosted Engage Your World Celebration Feb. 22-24. The celebration focuses on missions in which churches and individuals can participate. The event was sponsored by the church’s Baptist Men and Woman’s Missionary Union as well as Chowan Baptist Association. ...
Culture Reach, the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina’s state evangelism conference, was held Feb. 25 at Pleasant Garden Baptist Church in Pleasant Garden. Here’s a link to the main story: http://www.brnow.org/News/March-2013/Culture-Reach-Love-every-Muslim
Renowned photographer Don Rutledge, who told the story of missions through his camera lens for several generations of Southern Baptists, died at his home near Richmond, Va., Feb. 19. He was 82 and had been in declining health for some time.
The Annie Armstrong Easter Offering Week of Prayer is March 3-10. Money given through local churches will go towards supporting North American missionaries. This year's goal is $70 million. Here are this year's featured missionaries.