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  • N.C. Baptists ask, ‘Who is my Neighbor?’

    June 11 2018 by Chad Austin, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    N.C. Baptists ask, ‘Who is my Neighbor?’

    “Who is my Neighbor?” is the theme for the 2018 Baptist State Convention of North Carolina’s (BSC) annual meeting, scheduled for Nov. 5-6 at the Joseph S. Koury Convention Center in Greensboro. This year’s theme is derived from a question that was asked of Jesus in Luke 10:29 in the parable of The Good Samaritan.

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  • Registration opens for SBC ‘Great Awakening’

    March 18 2015 by Baptist Press staff | with 0 comments
    Registration opens for SBC ‘Great Awakening’

    Registration for messengers and local hotels has opened for the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Ohio’s capital city. The June 16-17 sessions, to be led by SBC President Ronnie Floyd of Arkansas, will be themed “Great Awakening: Clear Agreement, Visible Union, Extraordinary Prayer.”

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  • Osborne church prays and fasts for spiritual awakening

    July 28 2014 by K. Allan Blume, BR Editor | with 0 comments
    Osborne church prays and fasts for spiritual awakening

    Steve Griffith, senior pastor of Osborne Baptist Church in Eden since 1992, received a phone call last October that launched a movement of prayer and fasting in the church. The church wants believers to understand the purpose of fasting, which is ultimately to honor God.

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  • 47 SBC pastors call massive prayer meeting

    August 15 2013 by Diana Chandler, Baptist Press | with 1 comments
    47 SBC pastors call massive prayer meeting

    A group of 47 Southern Baptist pastors is inviting senior pastors to participate in A Call to Pray for Revival and Awakening Sept. 30-Oct. 1 in Southlake, Texas.

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  • Hollifield calls messengers to pray for spiritual awakening

    November 20 2012 by Melissa Lilley, BSC Communications | with 4 comments
    Hollifield calls messengers to pray for spiritual awakening

    As the interest in revival services among church members continues to decline, especially among younger members, so does the interest and awareness of the need for spiritual awakening.

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  • Conference challenges believers to make prayer priority

    February 1 2012 by Buddy Overman, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Conference challenges believers to make prayer priority

    North Carolina Baptists from across the state wanted to learn how they could be empowered by seeking God through prayer, praise and His Word – and ultimately impact the world for Jesus Christ. They did just that at the Empowered North Carolina Pastor/Staff Prayer Retreat.

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