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  • Worshipping: a year after Front Street bus tragedy

    November 4 2014 by Michael McEwen, BR Content Editor | with 0 comments
    Worshipping: a year after Front Street bus tragedy

    Six members of Front Street Baptist Church in Statesville were killed Oct. 2, 2013, in a three-vehicle accident 30 miles east of Knoxville, Tenn. Two others were killed and another 12 were injured. Front Street Baptist’s Young at Heart senior group was driving home from…

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  • North Carolina and Tennessee Baptists are offering prayers and support for the families and friends of the six church members and two others who lost their lives in a tragic church bus crash Oct. 2.
     

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  • Bus accident turns miraculous for missionaries

    February 14 2013 by Emily Pearson, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Bus accident turns miraculous for missionaries

    Missionaries Tommy and Beth Larner were out running errands on a typical summer day in Tijuana, Mexico. They decided to grab a quick lunch before preparing for an evening of prayerwalking with local believers. Seconds later, Tommy lay sprawled on the pavement as he attempted to cross the busy street.

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  • N.C. teen depends on God after horrible accident

    August 31 2012 by Shawn Hendricks, BR Managing Editor | with 1 comments
    N.C. teen depends on God after horrible accident

    Kelly Blanton’s ventilator drones softly in rhythm as she sits motionless in her wheelchair. The 18-year-old misses horseback riding along the road outside her home in Taylorsville, N.C. But, for now, the days when Blanton’s mother said she “had the world on a string” are gone.

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