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  • BSC Executive Committee hears ‘optimistic’ financial report

    November 7 2017 by Chad Austin, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    BSC Executive Committee hears ‘optimistic’ financial report

    Although Cooperative Program receipts were slightly behind budget through the end of October, Baptist State Convention of North Carolina (BSC) officials remain confident that the convention will meet or exceed its 2017 budget. Through Oct. 31, Cooperative Program receipts totaled more than $23.8 million, which is nearly 5 percent behind the overall $30.375 million budget for 2017.

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  • N.C. Pastor’s Conf. candidates cast vision

    October 30 2017 by BR staff | with 0 comments
    N.C. Pastor’s Conf. candidates cast vision

    Two pastors have announced their willingness to be nominated for the presidency of the 2019 North Carolina Pastor’s Conference: Chris Griggs, pastor of Denver Baptist Church, and Chip Hannah, pastor of Peace Baptist Church in Whiteville. Officers are elected two years in advance to allow flexibility in scheduling speakers.

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  • Looming ‘aging pastorate’ crisis spurs Young Pastors Network

    October 30 2017 by Seth Brown, BR Content Editor | with 3 comments
    Looming ‘aging pastorate’ crisis spurs Young Pastors Network

    Clay Smith, senior pastor of First Baptist Church in Matthews, said the Young Pastors Network, a group of North Carolina church leaders under 45 years old, could help Southern Baptists avoid a looming generational crisis by encouraging younger church leaders to connect with one another and become more involved in denominational life.

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  • Dale Robertson leaves lasting legacy

    October 30 2017 by Dianna L. Cagle, BR Production Editor | with 0 comments
    Dale Robertson leaves lasting legacy

    When Dale Robertson was thrust into the role of secretary/treasurer for the North Carolina Pastor’s Conference 25 years ago, no one wanted the job. He remembers his pastor friend, Steve Hensley, nominating him in 1992 in Winston-Salem.

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  • Events before, during BSC annual meeting

    October 17 2017 by BR staff | with 0 comments
    Events before, during BSC annual meeting

    Before and during the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina (BSC) annual meeting each year, a number of events take place. Different groups (pastors, pastors’ wives, international missionaries, alumni of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary) gather to hear reports and worship.

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  • Breakout sessions for 2017 BSC annual meeting

    October 17 2017 by BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Breakout sessions for 2017 BSC annual meeting

    Those who attend the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina (BSC) annual meeting will have the opportunity to attend breakout sessions related to various areas of ministry. Two sessions will be offered Nov. 7 from 3:15-4 p.m. and 4:15-5 p.m.

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  • Board recommends $31M budget to messengers

    October 3 2017 by Chad Austin, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Board recommends $31M budget to messengers

    The Baptist State Convention of North Carolina’s (BSC) Board of Directors approved a proposed 2018 Cooperative Program budget totaling $31 million on Tuesday, Sept. 26 during the board’s regularly scheduled fall meeting. The proposed budget will now be presented to messengers attending the 2017 BSC annual meeting for consideration.

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  • Annual meeting: Special emphasis on prayer

    October 3 2017 by Chad Austin, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Annual meeting: Special emphasis on prayer

    N.C. Baptist leaders and pastors from across the state are praying that this year’s Annual Meeting of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina would be the beginning of a mighty move of God across the state and beyond. The theme of this year’s meeting is “Return to Me.”

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  • Committee on Nominations

    October 3 2017 by BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Committee on Nominations

    The Committee on Nominations is charged with the task of receiving and reviewing the numerous recommendations provided by North Carolina Baptists for service on the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina’s Board of Directors, the committees of the convention, the boards of the institutions and agencies of the convention, and the board of North Carolina Baptist Hospital.

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  • Nominations’ Committee motion at 2017 annual meeting

    October 3 2017 by BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Nominations’ Committee motion at 2017 annual meeting

    The Baptist State Convention of North Carolina’s Nominations’ Committee will make a motion at the 2017 Annual Meeting to amend the convention’s bylaws to adjust the terms of the members of the Board of Directors. The change is intended to return numerical balance to the rotation of members.

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  • Explanation of Committee on Nominations’ motion

    October 3 2017 by BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Explanation of Committee on Nominations’ motion

    The Committee on Nominations is presenting a separate motion to address a problem with the current rotation of the members of the Board of Directors of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina. This motion is in addition to its normal work to recommend individuals to serve as members of the Convention’s institutions and agencies.

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  • Reformation panel promises diverse debate

    October 2 2017 by BR staff | with 0 comments
    Reformation panel promises diverse debate

    Debating the pros and cons of the Reformation in 2017 seems appropriate to Dale Robertson, pastor of North Main Baptist Church in Salisbury. Since Martin Luther’s nailing of the 95 theses to a Wittenburg, Germany, church door in 1517 was a call to debate the issues, Robertson feels North Carolina Baptists should be discussing those same issues today.

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  • BSC publishes annual meeting schedule

    October 4 2016 by BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    BSC publishes annual meeting schedule

    Messengers to the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina will gather Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 14-15 at the Koury Convention Center in Greensboro. For a complete schedule of all sessions and events, see below.

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  • Convention offers numerous sessions for extra training

    October 4 2016 by BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Convention offers numerous sessions for extra training

    Breakout sessions will be held in the Koury Convention Center during the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina’s annual meeting Tues., Nov. 15 from 3:15-4 p.m. and/or 4:15-5 p.m. There are over 20 free breakout sessions to choose from.

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  • BSC Committee on Nominations delivers report

    October 4 2016 by BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    BSC Committee on Nominations delivers report

    The Committee on Nominations is charged with the task of receiving and reviewing the numerous recommendations provided by North Carolina Baptists for service on the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina’s Board of Directors, the committees of the convention, the boards of the institutions and agencies of the convention, and the board of North Carolina Baptist Hospital.

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