North Carolina


N.C. pastor, Conservative Resurgence leader Ned Mathews dies at 87

Biblical Recorder Staff
October 19 2021

Longtime North Carolina Baptist pastor Ned Mathews died Oct. 16. He was 87.  Mathews pastored N.C. churches for more than 60 years. After 16 years at Cresset Baptist Church in Durham, he served 19 years at Parkwood Baptist Church in Gastonia until his retirement... read more


Southeastern celebrates record enrollment and giving

Lauren Pratt, SEBTS
October 15 2021

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) welcomed its Board of Trustees and Southeastern Society (SES) to campus for their biannual meetings Oct. 10-12. Those three days celebrated the way in which students are carrying the doctrinal convictions, biblical veracity and missional urgency instilled at SEBTS to the nations... read more


Pillar Network’s ‘Unite’ conference held at SEBTS

Timothy Cockes, Baptist Press
October 15 2021

The Pillar Network, an affinity-based Baptist association focused on church planting and revitalization, hosted its annual “Unite” conference on the campus of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) Oct... read more


Allan Blume named BR interim editor

Biblical Recorder
October 13 2021

The Biblical Recorder's board of directors announced today that Allan Blume, former editor and president of the Recorder, will serve as interim editor beginning next Monday, Oct. 18. Blume previously led the Recorder from 2011 to 2019... read more


Samantha accepts Christ, realizes dream of attending college

Blake Ragsdale, BCH Communications
October 07 2021

Samantha is beaming as she walks onto the stage. The bright blue and gold colors of her graduation robes are almost as vibrant as the 18-year-old’s smile. Like the passing of a baton, Samantha’s high school principal places the neatly rolled-up diploma into her outstretched hand... read more