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  • N.C. Baptists ‘shine bright’ in aftermath of Hurricane Florence

    September 17 2018 by Biblical Recorder Staff | with 0 comments
    N.C. Baptists ‘shine bright’ in aftermath of Hurricane Florence

    As rainfall from Hurricane Florence continued to drench much of North Carolina, Southern Baptist response teams were already at work feeding residents, ramping up recovery efforts and planning to provide long-term aid. The storm made landfall early Sept. 14 as a Category 1 hurricane near Wilmington, N.C. …

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  • As Florence lashes N.C., Baptists ‘shine bright’

    September 15 2018 by Baptist Press & Biblical Recorder Staff | with 0 comments
    As Florence lashes N.C., Baptists ‘shine bright’

    As Hurricane Florence came ashore Friday (Sept. 14) in North Carolina, Southern Baptists began relief ministries and made initial assessments of flooded church buildings and homes. The Category 1 hurricane has left at least five people dead. Florence could dump 40 inches of rain on some areas of North and South Carolina, according to media reports.

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  • Moss accepts Missouri Baptist disaster relief position

    May 22 2018 by Biblical Recorder staff | with 0 comments
    Moss accepts Missouri Baptist disaster relief position

    North Carolina’s Baptists on Mission, also known as North Carolina Baptist Men, announced today (May 22) that Gaylon Moss, disaster relief director, has accepted a similar position with the Missouri Baptist Convention. Moss will make the transition July 1, after serving in his current role for nearly 20 years.

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  • Top North Carolina Baptist stories of 2017

    December 27 2017 by Biblical Recorder and BSC Staff | with 0 comments
    Top North Carolina Baptist stories of 2017

    Biblical Recorder and convention communications staff have collected briefs of the most significant stories of 2017 related to the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina, including a “Resolution Denouncing Racism” adopted at the annual meeting and the celebration of a record year in missions giving.

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  • Baptists on Mission respond to Harvey

    September 1 2017 by BR staff | with 0 comments
    Baptists on Mission respond to Harvey

    North Carolina Baptists on Mission has sent a search and rescue team and a Type 1 team. That team consists of about 100 people working with cleanup/recovery, shower and laundry units, generators, medical reserve, chaplaincy, assessment and various support/equipment volunteers.

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  • Baptists on Mission help ‘prepare the way’

    November 22 2016 by Chad Austin, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Baptists on Mission help ‘prepare the way’

    Long term rebuilding and disaster recovery efforts for those impacted by Hurricane Matthew in eastern North Carolina will take two to three years or more, but N.C. Baptist Men, also known as Baptists on Mission, will be there for the long haul to serve, minister and offer hope in Jesus’ name.

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  • Concerts benefit Matthew recovery efforts

    November 14 2016 by BR staff | with 0 comments
    Concerts benefit Matthew recovery efforts

    Three stars from Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera will perform Nov. 29-30 to raise money for Hurricane Matthew recovery efforts. “The Three Phantoms” will be at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in Raleigh in Memorial Auditorium.

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  • NCMO emphasis approaches, preparing the way for Jesus

    August 23 2016 by Emily Rojas, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    NCMO emphasis approaches, preparing the way for Jesus

    Every year in September, churches all across the state celebrate and emphasize the North Carolina Missions Offering. It is an annual offering that supports the ministries of N.C. Baptist Men, also known as Baptists on Mission, church planting, mission camps, associational projects and mobilization ministry projects.

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  • Preparing the way for Jesus through a Hungarian school

    July 12 2016 by Emily Rojas, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Preparing the way for Jesus through a Hungarian school

    When László Petró was growing up in Hungary, the government kept an eye on churchgoers. Bible studies were prohibited and rarely mentioned. As a result, it was only in 2012 when Petró, then the principal of a school in Nagyhalász, came into contact with people of faith for the first time.

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  • N.C. Missions Conference: ‘Be forgiven, offer redemption’

    May 2 2016 by Seth Brown, BR Content Editor | with 0 comments
    N.C. Missions Conference: ‘Be forgiven, offer redemption’

    The Baptist State Convention of North Carolina’s auxiliary organization, which is also called Baptists on Mission, hosted the 2016 N.C. Missions Conference on Friday and Saturday, April 15-16, to encourage and equip Christians to live on mission. More than 1,300 North Carolina Baptists heard speakers from across the world …

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  • Baptists on Mission celebrates 40 years of ministry

    April 5 2016 by Emily Rojas, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Baptists on Mission celebrates 40 years of ministry

    In 1976, Ed Bullock had just been appointed as the executive director of a newly formed auxiliary of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina a corporation called N.C. Baptist Men. Now, 40 years later, N.C. Baptist Men, also known as Baptists on Mission, has a legacy to celebrate.

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  • Baptist Men joyfully serve S.C. disaster victims

    November 2 2015 by Rick Houston & Seth Brown | with 0 comments
    Baptist Men joyfully serve S.C. disaster victims

    Persistent heavy rains in early October preceded Hurricane Joaquin, bringing estimated damages of more than $1 billion to the Bahama Islands and southeast United States. Before the last raindrop fell, North Carolina Baptist Men, also known as Baptists on Mission, began the process of deploying resources to affected areas.

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  • N.C. Baptists respond to flood

    October 19 2015 by NCBM/Baptists on Mission | with 0 comments
    N.C. Baptists respond to flood

    Southern Baptists have 65,000 trained volunteers and 1,550 mobile units for feeding, chainsaw, mud-out, command, communication, child care, shower, laundry, water purification, repair/rebuild and power generation. Southern Baptist Disaster Relief is one of the three largest mobilizers of trained disaster relief volunteers in the United States ...
     

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  • NCMO a ‘critical resource’ for N.C. Baptists

    August 26 2015 by Chad Austin, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    NCMO a ‘critical resource’ for N.C. Baptists

    September marks the beginning of a month-long emphasis for the North Carolina Missions Offering, an annual offering that supports numerous ministries across the state and beyond. The goal of this year’s offering is $2.1 million, and the 2015 offering theme is “So They Know,” which is taken from John 13:34-35.

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  • Volunteers rebuild more than homes

    August 24 2015 by Chad Austin, BSC Communications | with 1 comments
    Volunteers rebuild more than homes

    As Paul Kenny tried to put the pieces of his life back together following Hurricane Sandy, little did he know that meeting North Carolinians wearing yellow shirts would change his life. Like many New Jersey residents, Kenny evacuated as Hurricane Sandy approached in October 2012, leaving behind his home and possessions.

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