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In Focus by Milton Hollifield

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Continuing to follow God’s plan

Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC executive director-treasurer
May 26 2020

By now, many of you are aware of my plans to retire from the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina on Feb. 28, 2021. I made this announcement during a recent executive committee meeting, and I also shared the details with our convention staff and the full board of directors... read more

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Rest in God’s peace during trying times

Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC executive director-treasurer
May 12 2020

Late one recent night, I turned on the light at the front door of my home to look outside because it was storming with lots of rain and wind. Just inside the ceiling ledge of the roof that is above my front porch, I saw a tiny bird cuddled in a corner with its head tucked under its wing... read more

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When restrictions ease, what will worship look like?

Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC executive director-treasurer
April 28 2020

Over the past few weeks and days, I’ve spoken with many pastors who continue to pray for God’s wisdom as they faithfully lead their church congregations through these uncharted waters. They are giving their best efforts in helping their people navigate through lifestyle changes that families are struggling with, but are necessary because of widespread sickness and loss of many lives due to COVID-19... read more

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Pray for spiritual, physical healing in our land

Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC executive director-treasurer
April 14 2020

We are in the middle of what health and government officials have projected to be a couple of difficult and painful weeks in our country related to the coronavirus pandemic. In recent days, our nation has suffered some of the highest daily death tolls that we’ve seen from COVID-19... read more

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God is moving in the midst of crisis

Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC executive director-treasurer
March 31 2020

Throughout the centuries, the church of our Lord Jesus Christ has flourished despite challenge, opposition and persecution. We see this in the biblical accounts of the early church in the Book of Acts... read more