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BSC announces online registration process for annual meeting

BSC Communications
October 01 2020

Messengers and visitors who plan to attend the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina’s (BSC) annual meeting this November must follow a new registration process this year. Registration for messengers and visitors will take place through a new online process for 2020 as part of several new protocols being implemented for this year’s meeting... read more

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LifeWay reverses course in dispute, pursues resolution with Rainer

David Roach, Baptist Press
October 01 2020

LifeWay Christian Resources has decided not to proceed with a breach of contract lawsuit against the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) entity’s former president Thom Rainer, but will instead seek to resolve the dispute without litigation... read more

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IMB trustees appoint 80 new missionaries, approve 2020-21 budget

Leslie Peacock Caldwell, IMB
October 01 2020

International Mission Board (IMB) trustees unanimously approved the appointment of 80 full-time, fully funded personnel and approved a balanced budget for 2020-21 of $255.3 million during their Sept. 29-30 meeting... read more

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American Sign Language Bible translation completed after 38 years

Tess Schoonhoven, Baptist Press
October 01 2020

After 38 years, the work of 53 translators is complete – a translation of the whole Bible into American Sign Language (ASL). The ASL Version (ASLV) project, led by Deaf Missions, marks the first time the Deaf community has access to the entire Bible in ASL... read more

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Board approves annual meeting change, budget recommendation

Chad Austin, BSC Communications
September 30 2020

The Baptist State Convention of North Carolina’s (BSC) 2020 annual meeting will be held Tuesday, Nov. 10, from 1-5 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Charlotte, N.C., following a vote of the convention’s board of directors... read more