Featured News

  • Refugee ministry: Finding God in grief

    August 22 2017 by Seth Brown, BR Content Editor | with 0 comments
    Refugee ministry: Finding God in grief

    Kim Amihan, a Filipina special education teacher who lives in Thailand, said witnessing the faith of Pakistani Christian refugees as they endure difficulty has taught her unexpected lessons about the Christian life. Amihan moved to Bangkok shortly before Calvary Baptist Church, an international congregation led by Southern Baptist missionaries, launched a refugee ministry.

    READ MORE
  • Reaching the Nations event moves to N.C.

    August 22 2017 by K. Allan Blume, BR Editor | with 0 comments
    Reaching the Nations event moves to N.C.

    Last year’s “first of its kind” Reaching the Nations conference in Brentwood, Tenn., was so successful, planners scheduled a second conference – this time in North Carolina. Chuck Register, one of the event’s organizers, said he was “more than pleased” with the response to last year’s conference.

    READ MORE
  • Leaders says parents, grandparents primary spiritual trainers

    As founder of Visionary Family Ministries, Rob Rienow has a mission to build the church by globally transforming family discipleship. Rienow carries out this mission as the pastor of Gospel Fellowship Church in Glen Ellyn, Illinois. He further shares the biblical message of family discipleship at national and international conferences for parents, couples and church leaders.

    READ MORE
  • Red Springs Mission Camp celebrates 10 years of service

    August 22 2017 by Emily Rojas, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Red Springs Mission Camp celebrates 10 years of service

    Located in the small town of Red Springs in Robeson County, the Red Springs Mission Camp is a place where volunteers go to be used by God in the local community. Every year, hundreds of volunteers come to the camp to help with missions projects and to experience God’s hand at work.

    READ MORE
  • Katie Orr plans to anchor her time in God’s Word

    August 22 2017 by BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Katie Orr plans to anchor her time in God’s Word

    Determined and ambitious, Katie Orr equips busy women to experience God. While she holds a bachelor of science degree in medical technology from Auburn University, she’s discovered a passion to teach women how to study scripture, equipping them to walk with God for a lifetime.

    READ MORE
  • Pastor’s Conference to focus on God’s power

    August 21 2017 by K. Allan Blume, BR Editor | with 0 comments
    Pastor’s Conference to focus on God’s power

    The theme of the 2017 North Carolina Pastor’s Conference is “I Need His Power,” according to conference president Timmy Blair. The supporting scripture text is Ephesians 6:10, “... be strong in the Lord and in the power of His might.” “I want the pastors across North Carolina to come and be encouraged and challenged,” Blair said.

    READ MORE
  • Timmy Blair to nominate Lee Pigg for BSC president

    August 21 2017 by K. Allan Blume, BR Editor | with 0 comments
    Timmy Blair to nominate Lee Pigg for BSC president

    Timmy Blair said he will nominate Lee Pigg, pastor of Hopewell Baptist Church in Monroe, for the office of president of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina (BSC) at the annual meeting in November. Blair is pastor of Piney Grove Chapel Baptist Church, Angier, N.C., and a former two-term president of the BSC.

    READ MORE
  • McGill will not run for re-election

    August 21 2017 by K. Allan Blume, BR Editor | with 0 comments
    McGill will not run for re-election

    Cameron McGill, president of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina, told the Biblical Recorder he will not run for a second term when the convention meets in November. “There is a time to run and a time to go home. It’s time to go home. This is what I must do,” he said.

    READ MORE