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YouVersion announces top Bible verse of 2019

Tess Schoonhoven, Baptist Press
December 13 2019

YouVersion Bible app announced its most popular verse of 2019, Philippians 4:6: "Don't worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank him for all he has done... read more

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God's grace overcomes duty in Japan, generations after WWII

Caroline Anderson, IMB
December 12 2019

The Walkers' family history was intertwined with Japan long before they landed there. Cornelia's father was an Army Air Force pilot who flew bombing missions in Japan during World War II. Carlton Walker's father was in the infantry and served in Japan after the war officially ended... read more

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Tokyo missionary watches hearts 'slowly soften'

IMB Staff
December 09 2019

They come for the food – that's their whole motivation," Bennett said. "But while they're there, we give them a portion of scripture and share the gospel." Sometimes when Mark Bennett baptizes someone, he makes a normal request – he asks the new believer's family and friends to come up on stage and stand behind him... read more

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Quebec students 'have an open heart right now'

IMB Staff
December 09 2019

"So many of my friends, when they hear me give a gospel presentation, they say, 'That's exactly what I've been looking for,'" he said... 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