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North Carolina

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Billy Graham statue one step closer to U.S. Capitol

Biblical Recorder Staff
August 04 2020

The U.S. Capitol could feature a statue of Billy Graham as one of North Carolina's representatives in the nation's statuary hall. read more

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Camps continue with extra precautions

Dianna L. Cagle, BR Assistant Editor
August 04 2020

While some camps or other events were canceled since COVID-19 shut down North Carolina earlier this year, the three Baptist State Convention of North Carolina (BSC) camps and conference centers have remained open for guests... read more

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Rick Hughes’ retirement not end of ministry

Dianna L. Cagle, BR Assistant Editor
August 04 2020

Like most ministers, Rick Hughes may be retiring from his full-time job at the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina (BSC), but he plans to continue ministry for as long as he can. Hughes, who has been a BSC employee for 20 years, will retire Aug... read more

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N.C. ministry connects with retirees amid COVID-19 isolation

Carol Layton, NCBAM
July 31 2020

In late March, when many churches stopped meeting and senior adults were advised to self-isolate due to the COVID-19 pandemic, regional directors at North Carolina Baptist Aging Ministry (NCBAM) heightened efforts to make contact with retired ministers – making 200 contacts in the first month... read more

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Prayer, patience urged in EDT search process

Chad Austin, BSC Communications
July 24 2020

The chairman of the search committee tasked with recommending the next executive director-treasurer of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina (BSC) urged N.C. Baptists to be prayerful and patient as the search process gets underway... read more