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  • NAMB fund to assist burned black churches

    July 6 2015 by Mike Ebert and Diana Chandler, NAMB/Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    NAMB fund to assist burned black churches

    The North American Mission Board has established a fund to help African-American churches that have been damaged or destroyed by fire in the past two weeks. Fires at seven black churches have fueled discussions of racial hatred, as the first occurred within a week of the June 17 Charleston massacre ...

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  • Black church plants grow, research shows

    September 5 2013 by Carol Pipes, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Black church plants grow, research shows

    A steady increase in attendance has been the overall trend among African American churches planted prior to 2012, LifeWay Research learned from “the first research project of its size and scope,” as researchers described it, “to measure characteristics distinctive to the African American context.”

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