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  • Abedini: ‘God saved me’ from death in Iran

    January 27 2016 by Diana Chandler, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Abedini: ‘God saved me’ from death in Iran

    In his first media interview since his release from an Iranian prison was announced Jan. 16, American pastor Saeed Abedini told FOX News’ Greta Van Susteren of the brutal physical and psychological torture he suffered in Iran for three and half years. He prayed hours at times to survive years of abuse ...
     

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  • Duggars: Media hurt girls more than Josh

    June 5 2015 by Diana Chandler, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Duggars: Media hurt girls more than Josh

    Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar installed safety nets to protect their young girls after their son Josh confessed to improperly touching them 12 years ago, and sent him away for treatment when it was clear they couldn’t solve the problem alone, the couple said June 3 on FOX News.

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  • Duggars open up to Fox-TV’s Megyn Kelly on family sex scandal

    June 4 2015 by Maria Puente, USA Today | with 0 comments
    Duggars open up to Fox-TV’s Megyn Kelly on family sex scandal

    In their first TV interview since the revelations two weeks ago, Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar talked about how son Josh Duggar, now 27, came to them at age 14 and tearfully told them that he had “improperly touched” some of their daughters. “We were shocked, we were devastated,” said Michelle Duggar.

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  • Al Mohler tracks journey to orthodoxy

    March 27 2015 by Warren Cole Smith, WORLD News Service | with 0 comments
    Al Mohler tracks journey to orthodoxy

    Seminary president Al Mohler tracks his journey from a student to president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Ky. He discusses the conservative resurgence and the role it played in his life.

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  • D. Strawberry says ‘no’ to world, ‘yes’ to God

    September 23 2014 by Roman Gabriel III, BR Sports Q&A | with 0 comments
    D. Strawberry says ‘no’ to world, ‘yes’ to God

    Roman Gabriel III interview former Major League Baseball phenomenon, Darryl Strawberry about baseball, ministry and addiction. Strawberry helped lead the New York Mets to a World Series championship in 1986 and the New York Yankees to three World Series championships in 1996, 1998 and 1999.

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  • Ebola missionary points to faith in Christ after release

    August 22 2014 by Baptist Press/LifeWay Christian Resources | with 0 comments
    Ebola missionary points to faith in Christ after release

    Kent Brantly and Nancy Writbol were recently released from from an Atlanta hospital. Ed Stetzer, vice president of LifeWay Research, interviewed both sons about their mother’s ordeal and how her Christian faith has played a role in her recovery.

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  • Heisman winner Tim Brown talks faith & new book

    May 19 2014 by Roman Gabriel III, BR Sports Q&A | with 0 comments
    Heisman winner Tim Brown talks faith & new book

    Roman Gabriel III interviews Tim Brown, the first wide receiver to win the Heisman Trophy. He spent 16 years with the Los Angeles/Oakland Raiders, during which he established himself as one of the National Football League’s most prolific wide receivers.

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  • Former ASU wrestler sets sights on 2016 Summer Olympics

    December 6 2013 by Roman Gabriel III, BR Sports Q&A | with 0 comments
    Former ASU wrestler sets sights on 2016 Summer Olympics

    Roman Gabriel III interviews alumnus of Appalachian State University, Austin Trotman. Trotman was a three-time All American and four-time NCAA Championship qualifier for ASU. He is currently training for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

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  • Next week at the annual meeting of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina, officers will be elected to serve us for the next year. Two men have announced their intentions to be nominated for the office of second vice president: Marc Sanders, pastor of Sandy Branch Baptist Church in Bear Creek, and Cameron McGill, pastor of First Baptist Church in Dublin. We asked these men to answer three questions to help N.C. Baptists learn more about them.

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