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  • N.C. Baptists ‘shine bright’ in aftermath of Hurricane Florence

    September 17 2018 by Biblical Recorder Staff | with 0 comments
    N.C. Baptists ‘shine bright’ in aftermath of Hurricane Florence

    As rainfall from Hurricane Florence continued to drench much of North Carolina, Southern Baptist response teams were already at work feeding residents, ramping up recovery efforts and planning to provide long-term aid. The storm made landfall early Sept. 14 as a Category 1 hurricane near Wilmington, N.C. …

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  • Baptists on Mission celebrates 40 years of ministry

    September 20 2016 by Emily Rojas, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Baptists on Mission celebrates 40 years of ministry

    The year was 1976, and Ed Bullock had just been appointed as the executive director of a newly formed auxiliary of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina – a ministry called N.C. Baptist Men. Now, 40 years later, N.C. Baptist Men, also known as Baptists on Mission, has a legacy to celebrate.

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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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  • 9/11 memories stick with volunteers 15 years later

    September 6 2016 by Dianna L. Cagle, BR Production Editor | with 0 comments
    9/11 memories stick with volunteers 15 years later

    On Sept. 11, 2001, four terrorist attacks killed almost 3,000 people and injured 6,000 others. Four airplanes were hijacked by terrorists. Two planes crashed into the World Trade Center complex in New York City. Another crashed into the Pentagon. The fourth plane crashed in a Pennsylvania field as passengers fought to overcome the hijackers.

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  • Former doctor starts FIRE with restaurant workers

    September 6 2016 by Emily Rojas, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Former doctor starts FIRE with restaurant workers

    Every Christian’s life is a journey. For many Christians, that journey involves a life change as they seek to follow God’s will for their lives. For Pastor Kewen Dong, that journey of following God would lead him to not only change professions and become a church planter, but also to travel across the globe.

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  • NCMO emphasis approaches, preparing the way for Jesus

    August 23 2016 by Emily Rojas, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    NCMO emphasis approaches, preparing the way for Jesus

    Every year in September, churches all across the state celebrate and emphasize the North Carolina Missions Offering. It is an annual offering that supports the ministries of N.C. Baptist Men, also known as Baptists on Mission, church planting, mission camps, associational projects and mobilization ministry projects.

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  • Health screening ministry meets physical and spiritual needs

    August 9 2016 by Emily Rojas, BSC Communications | with 2 comments
    Health screening ministry meets physical and spiritual needs

    When Crystal Horton accepted the position of coordinator of N.C. Baptist Men’s health screening ministry, she felt that it was an answer to prayer. A former nurse at Duke University Hospital, Horton had spent years praying for an opportunity to serve God outside the walls of a hospital.

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  • Preparing the way for Jesus through a Hungarian school

    July 12 2016 by Emily Rojas, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Preparing the way for Jesus through a Hungarian school

    When László Petró was growing up in Hungary, the government kept an eye on churchgoers. Bible studies were prohibited and rarely mentioned. As a result, it was only in 2012 when Petró, then the principal of a school in Nagyhalász, came into contact with people of faith for the first time.

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  • 2016 NCMO theme: ‘Prepare the Way’ for Jesus

    February 23 2016 by Emily Rojas, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    2016 NCMO theme: ‘Prepare the Way’ for Jesus

    In everything we do as Christians, we are called to give glory to God and pave the way for others to come to the knowledge of Christ. This year, the North Carolina Missions Offering will focus on that fact. This theme is especially relevant because the NCMO supports a wide range of ministries.

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  • For one nurse, carnival ministry is personal

    September 22 2015 by Chad Austin, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    For one nurse, carnival ministry is personal

    Thousands of healthcare professionals volunteer their time on board medical and dental buses that provide free care to underprivileged patients across the state each year. The mobile medical and dental ministry is one of many ministries made possible through financial gifts contributed each year to the North Carolina Missions Offering.

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  • N.C. Baptists increase mission offering gifts

    January 30 2012 by Dianna L. Cagle, BR Assistant Managing Editor | with 0 comments

    North Carolina Baptists seem to have a tender heart when it comes to missions. In 2011, giving to the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering, Annie Armstrong Easter Offering and the North Carolina Missions Offering (NCMO) exceeded amounts contributed in 2010.

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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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  • NCMO goal reached

    January 16 2009 by Steve DeVane, BR Managing Editor | with 0 comments

    North Carolina Baptists surpassed the 2008 North Carolina Missions Offering goal of $2 million. The Baptist State Convention announced passage of the goal in a statement released on the BSC web site.

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