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  • Take ministry moments with ‘Open Hands’

    April 16 2018 by Dianna L. Cagle, BR Production Editor | with 0 comments
    Take ministry moments with ‘Open Hands’

    All Christians are called, gifted and sent. “But God can’t use us if we don’t give Him what we have with open hands,” said Richard Brunson, executive director of North Carolina Baptist Men, to more than 1,200 people at the 2018 Missions Conference April 6-7 at Hickory Grove Baptist Church in Charlotte.

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  • Reconciled: Baptists on Mission speakers share stories of God’s mercy

    April 3 2017 by Dianna L. Cagle, BR Production Editor | with 0 comments
    Reconciled: Baptists on Mission speakers share stories of God’s mercy

    “In our brokenness, God sees and cares about us,” Richard Brunson said about Christians and their God. “Our God is a God who reconciles.” “Reconciled” was the theme for this year’s Baptists on Mission conference March 17-18 at Calvary Baptist Church in Winston-Salem.

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  • Campbell medical team provides local health screenings

    March 20 2017 by Campbell University | with 0 comments
    Campbell medical team provides local health screenings

    A team of 10 medical students and two faculty members from Campbell Medicine partnered with the North Carolina Baptists on Mission to provide health screenings and osteopathic manipulative medicine in Kennebec, N.C., in February. A semesterly tradition, students and faculty look forward serving members of the Harnett County community.

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  • Colerain church perseveres through storms

    January 9 2017 by Liz Tablazon, BR Staff Writer | with 0 comments
    Colerain church perseveres through storms

    Christmas came a few weeks early for Wakelon Baptist Church in Colerain, N.C., a church that pushed through some challenging months in 2015. Members saw new stained glass windows installed in the sanctuary during the first week of December, months ahead of schedule.

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  • Benefit concert aids Baptists on Mission

    December 28 2016 by Tim Stevens, Special to the Recorder | with 0 comments
    Benefit concert aids Baptists on Mission

    Perhaps the best description of the Three Phantoms in Concert Hurricane Matthew Benefit came from one of the organizers of the event at Raleigh’s Memorial Auditorium. “This is something that your God did,” she said. The concert featured three Broadway actors who have played the Phantom in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s megahit, Phantom of the Opera.

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  • Church partnerships assist Hurricane Matthew victims

    December 28 2016 by Chad Austin, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Church partnerships assist Hurricane Matthew victims

    Although months have passed since Hurricane Matthew left a path of destruction in its wake, many individuals and churches in eastern North Carolina still have significant needs. N.C. Baptist Men is providing churches across the state a chance to lend a helping hand to those impacted by the storm.

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  • N.C. missions offering prepares the way

    September 20 2016 by Emily Rojas, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    N.C. missions offering prepares the way

    For nearly a year, North Carolina Baptists on Mission has been conducting a mission in South Carolina in response to the devastating floods that swept the area in early October 2015. A team of volunteers has diligently worked to rebuild and clean up homes, as well as prepare meals, provide showers and do loads of laundry.

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  • N.C. Baptists aid West Virginia with flood relief efforts

    July 12 2016 by Emily Rojas, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    N.C. Baptists aid West Virginia with flood relief efforts

    When the Cherry River started to rise in Richwood, West Virginia, Rena Gee knew it was time to call her grandson for help. Her grandson carried her to his vehicle, and together, they fled the rising water to safety. It was the beginning of epic flooding in the small town.

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  • N.C. Baptist Men recognized for disaster relief efforts

    January 30 2012 by Buddy Overman, BSC Communications | with 0 comments

    North Carolina Baptist Men (NCBM) staff and volunteers were honored during the 32nd annual Martin Luther King Triangle Interfaith Prayer Breakfast Jan. 16 for their service during the aftermath of the devastating tornado that struck several Raleigh communities last year on April 16.

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  • Ministry targets teeth, soul with medical, dental unit

    January 5 2012 by Michael Ray Smith, Special to N.C. Baptist Men | with 0 comments
    Ministry targets teeth, soul with medical, dental unit

    Donald Sutton, 34, made his way through Coats United Methodist Church’s parking lot, nursing a bad tooth. As he entered the social hall of the church, Sutton looked over his shoulder at the two medical dental units idling along one side of the lot, a mobile clinic that would serve up to 50 people before the team called it a day.

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  • NCBM rely on volunteers, funds to operate

    December 7 2011 by Dianna L. Cagle, BR Assistant Managing Editor | with 0 comments
    NCBM rely on volunteers, funds to operate

    North Carolina Baptists are known for their heart. That’s evident to the many peoples that have been ministered to by the North Carolina Baptist Men (NCBM). “Thousands of people have found out that God cares about them” through the efforts of Baptists from the state, said Richard Brunson, NCBM executive director.

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  • On a rainy, misty Wednesday morning, Oct. 12, a new mobile medical dental unit pulled into the parking lot of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina (BSC). The excitement among those anticipating its arrival overshadowed the gloomy weather. Stepping out of the driver’s seat was Karyn Guse of Lifeline Mobile of Columbus, Ohio.

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