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  • Study: Thankfulness still priority at Thanksgiving

    November 13 2015 by Aaron Earls, LifeWay Research | with 0 comments
    Study: Thankfulness still priority at Thanksgiving

    For Americans, Thanksgiving is about faith and family, and not much else, a new study shows. More than half tell LifeWay Research the most important part of the annual holiday is “being thankful to God for my blessings.” Nearly 4 in 10 say “time with family and friends” tops their Thanksgiving priorities.

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  • Pilgrims & Baptists: the little known connection

    November 26 2014 by David Roach, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Pilgrims & Baptists: the little known connection

    Pilgrims and Baptists both emerged from a movement in England known as Separatism and are related more closely than most people realize. Baptist John Smyth pastored a church where many future Pilgrims were members.

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  • Asian churches take Thanksgiving to Charlotte refugees

    December 17 2013 by Mike Creswell, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Asian churches take Thanksgiving to Charlotte refugees

    Asian churches delivered 500 meals to Asian refugees in downtown Charlotte in a pre-Thanksgiving blitz to provide food and get acquainted with the newcomers. Metrolina Baptist Association workers, who helped with the project, have counted 180 language/people groups in the Charlotte area.

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  • Thankful, yes, but to whom?

    November 22 2011 by Jason Lee, Baptist Press | with 0 comments

    (EDITOR'S NOTE: See other guest columns at the bottom of brnow.org next to Tar Heel Voices.)

    FORT WORTH, Texas – “Pass the turkey, please.” You can hear the subtle scrape of the fork on the plate to get the last delicious bite of grandmother’s dressing with giblet gravy.

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  • BCH helps resident sort life through pen

    October 21 2008 by W. James Edminson, Baptist Children’s Homes of N.C. | with 0 comments

    The work of Baptist Children’s Homes is supported in great part through the Thanksgiving offering, received in N.C. churches in November.

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