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  • Baptist mission teams stuck but safe in Haiti

    July 10 2018 by Diana Chandler, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Baptist mission teams stuck but safe in Haiti

    About 200 Southern Baptists on mission were trapped in Haiti after violent riots closed airports, sources told Baptist Press, but at least one team returned home July 9. “The Woodland Community Church (Bradenton, Fla.) and The Glade Church (Mt. Juliet, Tenn.) team arrived safely at the airport in Port-au-Prince this morning!

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  • Lottie Moon offering 4.1% above last year’s pace

    January 18 2018 by Julie McGowan, IMB | with 0 comments
    Lottie Moon offering 4.1% above last year’s pace

    Southern Baptists’ support of international missions through the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering is 4.1 percent ahead of the same time frame as last year, according to a report by Rodney Freeman, International Mission Board treasurer and vice president of support services.

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  • Top 10 most shared social media posts in 2017

    December 28 2017 by Biblical Recorder staff | with 0 comments
    Top 10 most shared social media posts in 2017

    Lots of digital content from the Biblical Recorder is posted and shared throughout the year. Take a look at the top posts from 2017 for Facebook and Twitter.

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  • Lottie Moon offering nears $153 million

    June 8 2017 by David Roach, Baptist Press & BR staff | with 0 comments
    Lottie Moon offering nears $153 million

    The 2016-17 Lottie Moon Christmas Offering (LMCO) for International Missions reached its fourth highest total ever, closing at approximately $153 million, according to data released June 7 by the International Mission Board. The 2016-17 LMCO was down 7.7 percent from the previous year’s record total.

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  • ‘Walking Lottie Moon’ legacy spurs continued giving

    March 30 2017 by Diana Chandler, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    ‘Walking Lottie Moon’ legacy spurs continued giving

    Pastor Alan Chan remembers the late Cherry Chang for her love of missions. “She said until I give my last breath, I will give it to missions, to do missions.” Mandarin Baptist Church of Los Angeles, where Chan is pastor of church ministry coordination, today remembers Chang years after her death as the “walking Lottie Moon.”

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