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  • Backpacks & Bibles reach into Appalachia, Mississippi Delta

    February 2 2016 by K. Faith Morgan, NAMB | with 0 comments
    Backpacks & Bibles reach into Appalachia, Mississippi Delta

    Since 2001, Appalachian Regional Ministries, a ministry of the North American Mission Board, has collected and distributed more than 140,000 Christmas backpacks and boxes filled with toys, clothing, school supplies, food and hygiene items and a Bible. They have seen more than 4,000 decisions for Christ …

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  • Backpack ministry to bless thousands at Christmas

    December 15 2014 by Michael McEwen, BR Content Editor | with 0 comments
    Backpack ministry to bless thousands at Christmas

    The Appalachian Coalfields Ministry (ACM), sponsored by Baptists on Mission (formerly N.C. Baptist Men), helps meet the physical and spiritual needs of people living in the Appalachia. Working with many ministry centers and churches in five Appalachian states, they help mobilize volunteers and resources to meet such needs.

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