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  • Mentoring initiative nurtures churches & seminarians

    August 22 2018 by Gary D. Myers, NOBTS | with 0 comments
    Mentoring initiative nurtures churches & seminarians

    Noah Madden chose New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (NOBTS), in part, due to the lostness in the city. After spending his formative years in Canada, Madden wanted to be involved in gospel witness outside the Bible Belt. Madden planned to immerse himself in the city, study at NOBTS and apply the practical aspects of ministry in a local church setting.

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  • Eareckson Tada: God gives passion for people

    January 8 2013 by Katherine Chute, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Eareckson Tada: God gives passion for people

    “No five-year plan that you embark on will be more important than the people put before you to serve,” Joni Eareckson Tada told students at California Baptist University (CBU). “If you have a passion for God, you will have a passion for people.”

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  • ‘Provision for vision’: Planter finds creative ways to share gospel

    January 2 2013 by Melissa Lilley, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    ‘Provision for vision’: Planter finds creative ways to share gospel

    While growing up in Nigeria, Wole Ajala enjoyed spending time with his father and grandfather as they honed their woodworking skills. Sometimes he watched; other times he helped. Ajala’s grandfather was a carpenter and a cocoa farmer. With some wood and a few tools, Ajala’s father could make just about anything a church needed, from pews and pulpits to offering plates.

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  • How mentoring, discipleship changed the ‘most hateful man’

    July 18 2012 by Shawn Hendricks, BR Managing Editor | with 0 comments
    How mentoring, discipleship changed the ‘most hateful man’

    Don’t be fooled by Jim Gillespie’s appearance – that leather vest, braided goatee and all-around rugged biker look. Gillespie, pastor of men’s ministry at Richland Creek Community Church in Wake Forest, admits he doesn’t quite fit the typical profile of your average Southern Baptist pastor.

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  • 10 life-changing tips that will change a man’s life

    In his two-volume book, Mentoring Men for the Master Handbook and 10 absolute life-changers of men; guaranteed, author Bill Bennett details how a man can transform his life for Christ – inside and out.

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