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  • Embrace missions team serves Boston

    November 14 2017 by Chad Austin, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Embrace missions team serves Boston

    Two years ago, a group of women from North Carolina traveled to Boston to assist church planter Dane Helsing with the launch of Beacon Community Church. Several of those women returned this fall and were amazed to see how God has been at work through the church’s ministry in reaching the community for Christ.

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  • Marathoner & mother keeps ministry focus

    May 15 2014 by Roger Alford, KBC/Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Marathoner & mother keeps ministry focus

    A Baptist marathon runner who has raised more than $50,000 during the past year for an African mission has set an ambitious new goal. She plans to run eight marathons in eight months in eight states in what promises to be a grueling fundraising initiative.

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  • Watertown: church planter caught in crossfire

    April 22 2013 by Erin Roach, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Watertown: church planter caught in crossfire

    A Southern Baptist church planting resident at a Boston-area church found himself, along with his wife, in the crossfire of a police shootout early Friday morning (April 19) with the two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombings.

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  • Vision tour leads to new Boston partnership

    November 7 2012 by Melissa Lilley, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Vision tour leads to new Boston partnership

    When pastor Robin Fisher visited Boston and met a local church planter he learned that his church back home in rural northeast North Carolina may have more in common with the big city than he thought.

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  • New partnership to target New England, ‘impact lostness’

    May 21 2012 by Melissa Lilley, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    New partnership to target New England, ‘impact lostness’

    On any given weekend, less than three percent of New England’s 14.3 million people will attend an evangelical church. Studies show that 97 out of every 100 New Englanders do not know Jesus Christ as their personal Lord and Savior.

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  • Trot Nixon: Lunch pail guy aims for ‘hall of fame with Jesus’

    January 19 2012 by Roman Gabriel III, Special to the Recorder | with 1 comments
    Trot Nixon: Lunch pail guy aims for ‘hall of fame with Jesus’

    Boston Red Sox fans appreciated Trot Nixon as a hard-working, bring your lunch pail to work everyday guy in left field. In a career that spanned from 1996 to 2008, Nixon was always ready to battle opposing pitchers while residing in the outfield at legendary Fenway Park. But it was his late game heroics that set him apart.

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