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Teen shoots hoops for Tanzania trip

Dianna L. Cagle, BR Assistant Editor
December 09 2019

For two years, Sarah Garner has sponsored a child in Africa. Now, the 18-year-old homeschool student has set her eyes on visiting the young girl in Tanzania. “I definitely want to meet my sponsor child,” said Garner in an interview with the Biblical Recorder... read more

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Week of prayer: Sidewalk chapel

IMB Staff
December 09 2019

Masuda San was a broken man when he showed up at Mark Bennett’s sidewalk chapel for the homeless in Tokyo, Japan. “It was a typical story. They come for the food,” said Mark, an International Mission Board (IMB) missionary... read more

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Week of prayer: Answering life’s questions

IMB Staff
December 09 2019

Winters are brutal and days are dark where International Mission Board (IMB) missionaries Robert and Sharon Pinkston live in Quebec. Hearts are dark too.  “There are 8 million Quebecois, or French Canadians,” Robert Pinkston said... read more

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Baptist journalist Walker Knight dies at 95

BP Staff
December 09 2019

Walker Knight, a longtime Baptist journalist credited with advancing racial reconciliation in the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC), died Dec. 1. He was 95. Walker Knight Editor of the Home Mission Board's (HMB) Home Missions magazine from 1959-83, Knight gained a reputation for publishing engaging missions features and articles that challenged entrenched attitudes about race... read more

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N.C. churches see fruit of long-term mission partnerships

Liz Tablazon, BR Assistant Editor
December 06 2019

Seven years after their first visit to an unreached, predominantly Buddhist people group in Southeast Asia, members of Old Town Baptist Church in Winston-Salem, N.C., are seeing the fruit of long-term, local commitment and partnership... read more