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  • Heritage Baptist underscores CP’s eternal difference

    July 6 2016 by Karen L. Willoughby, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Heritage Baptist underscores CP’s eternal difference

    Heritage Baptist Church talks frequently about the eternal difference the Cooperative Program makes in the lives of individuals worldwide. “The proof is in the pudding,” Pastor Bob Wood said. “We give to missions through [the Cooperative Program] not for what we get out of it but because it advances the gospel in the United States and around the world.”

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  • Heritage Awards honor some of N.C. Baptists’ best

    May 3 2016 by N.C. Baptist Foundation | with 0 comments
    Heritage Awards honor some of N.C. Baptists’ best

    Each year North Carolina Baptist entities honor people who have contributed to the individual organizations in unique ways. The N.C. Baptist Heritage Awards Banquet was held April 26 at the Joseph S. Koury Convention Center in Greensboro. Here are the organizations and their winners:

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  • Noise citation draws RFRA lawsuit from Louisiana church

    December 16 2015 by Brian Blackwell, Louisiana Baptist Message | with 0 comments
    Noise citation draws RFRA lawsuit from Louisiana church

    Vintage Church, a Louisiana Baptist congregation, has filed a lawsuit against the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office and Jefferson Parish in a dispute over sound levels during Sunday worship services in a tent serving as the congregation’s temporary meeting area. At least one neighbor in the community claims the church is not being considerate ...

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  • Heritage awards honor 15 recipients

    March 24 2015 by Biblical Recorder staff | with 0 comments
     Heritage awards honor 15 recipients

    There were 15 recipients of North Carolina Baptist Heritage awards this year. The Baptist State Convention of N.C. and N.C. Baptist Foundation host the awards each. Recipients are chosen by N.C. Baptist entities to highlight someone who has helped their organization or university.

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  • Heritage Awards recognize 17 for leadership

    April 22 2014 by BR staff & press reports | with 0 comments
    Heritage Awards recognize 17 for leadership

    Seventeen North Carolina Baptists were recognized for their persistent dedication to the state during the 14th annual Baptist Heritage Awards ceremony April 8 at the Grandover Resort & Conference Center in Greensboro. This year 12 agencies presented awards to individuals for their contributions to the state’s Baptist entities.

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  • ‘Humble’ servant leaders honored during Heritage Awards

    May 6 2013 by Shawn Hendricks, BR Managing Editor | with 0 comments
    ‘Humble’ servant leaders honored during Heritage Awards

    North Carolina Baptist agencies honored 17 people April 23 during the 13th annual Baptist Heritage Award ceremony in Greensboro.

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  • ‘Tag’ conference to help students become leaders

    March 11 2013 by BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    ‘Tag’ conference to help students become leaders

    According to recent Barna research, many religious activities are at their lowest levels in a decade among 13-17 year olds in the United States, and although 1 in 4 teenagers still participate in organized religious activities, spiritual activities such as praying and evangelism are declining.

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  • Mars Hill celebrates Baptist heritage day

    October 10 2008 by Teresa Buckner, Mars Hill Media Relations | with 0 comments

    “I challenge Mars Hill to keep its roots firmly implanted in the noble Baptist history,” said J. Dixon Free, as he gave the message during Mars Hill College’s observance of Baptist Heritage Day Oct. 7. President Dan Lunsford said Baptist Heritage Day is a tradition at Mars Hill College which honors the legacy of the Baptist families in Madison County who founded the college.

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