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  • Partnerships key to bivocational church planter

    July 21 2015 by Tobin Perry, NAMB | with 0 comments
    Partnerships key to bivocational church planter

    After more than a year of preparation, Nathan and Deen-Deen Vedoya launched Church in the Valley on Easter Sunday with 140 people in attendance. Vedoya’s bivocational ministry in Edmonton represents what Canadian Baptists hope to see blossom throughout the city – a reproducible movement of new churches planted.

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  • Bivocational church model best, Page says

    September 18 2014 by Diana Chandler, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Bivocational church model best, Page says

    The bivocational church model is the best way to make disciples in the 21st Century, Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee President Frank Page told bivocational and small-membership church pastors he assembled in Atlanta. This was the first meeting of the Bivocational and Small Church Advisory Council Sept. 11-12.

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  • Bivo, small church pastors gather at SBC

    June 24 2014 by Joe Conway, NAMB/Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Bivo, small church pastors gather at SBC

    Some 200 Southern Baptist bivocational and small church pastors gathered for fellowship encouragement at the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting in Baltimore, June 11. The North Carolina Baptist Bivocational Ministers Association is holding a conference July 11-12 at Caraway Conference Center.

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  • Bivocational pastors receive boost at luncheon

    June 18 2013 by Tobin Perry, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Bivocational pastors receive boost at luncheon

    To call Jonathan Lemaster’s life busy would be an understatement. He pastors two churches and is helping to start a third. And, until recently, he worked as a debt collector in Duluth, Minn., where he pastors.

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