Category Archives: Baptist Church

Canaan Baptist Church is spiritual ‘promised land’ for its community – The Philadelphia Tribune


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Canaan Baptist Church is spiritual 'promised land' for its community
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Canaan Baptist Church, true to it's namesake, is working to be a promised land for people who want to live better lives — spiritually and beyond. Using a formula of Bible-based lessons and real-life, practical ministries, Canaan offers the opportunity
Dale Banks, Pastor of Mountain View Missionary Baptist ChurchCullmanSense
Churches plan New Year's Eve watch night servicesRichmond County Daily Journal
Church news: Listing of activities and events in the regionChicago Tribune
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First Baptist Church in Waynesboro Offers Free Christmas Lunch – NBC 29 News


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First Baptist Church in Waynesboro Offers Free Christmas Lunch
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First Baptist Church on Wayne Avenue invited anyone in the community who needed a place to come eat. This is a meal the church hosts every year on Christmas Day. Organizer Mark Hamilton says it's about helping those who might be a little less fortunate.
Hamilton Central Baptist Church feeds 200 for ChristmasStuff.co.nz
Indian Springs Baptist serves 200 Christmas mealsTulsa World
Church shares meal with communityPaducah Sun
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Baptist Church in Providence blends Liberian, Western holiday traditions – The Providence Journal


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Baptist Church in Providence blends Liberian, Western holiday traditions
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PROVIDENCE — At the Westside Tabernacle Baptist Church, home to the oldest Liberian congregation in Rhode Island, dozens of children received their annual Christmas gifts from Santa in a sanctuary lit with white lights and shimmering stars. "What does …

Glorious Hope Missionary Baptist Church gives gifts to residents at local … – 41 NBC News (blog)


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Glorious Hope Missionary Baptist Church gives gifts to residents at local
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… family members on everyday basis, you can always count on the church. And we feel as though that's our duty and we just want to do that as a part of our community service," adds John Herring, Senior Pastor of Glorious Hope Missionary Baptist Church.

Possible threat against Valley Baptist Church – Kern Golden Empire


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Possible threat against Valley Baptist Church
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There are still no arrests this morning as Bakersfield police and the FBI continue to investigate a potential terror threat against a local church. The threat was found Sunday by members of Valley Baptist church. Bakersfield police say someone left
Valley Baptist Church receives threat, police find it wasn't credibleBakersfield Now
Valley Baptist receives "non-specific threat"KERO 23ABC News

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Westboro Baptist Church Accidentally Drives Up Profit For Pro-Gay Business – Blue Nation Review


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Westboro Baptist Church Accidentally Drives Up Profit For Pro-Gay Business
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It looks like the Westboro Baptist Church still hasn't figured out that hate gives you wrinkles. According to Pink News, the infamous WBC was furious when Ryan Zamo, an openly gay man and CEO of Z Skin Cosmetics, posted a photo of himself and his
Westboro tries to hurt a gay business — and winds up vastly improving salesLGBTQ Nation
Westboro's Plan To Hurt Gay Business Backfires, Sales Go Through The RoofQueerty

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Valley Baptist Church is a target of a possible terror threat – Kern Golden Empire


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Valley Baptist Church is a target of a possible terror threat
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Valley Baptist Church, one of the largest congregations in Bakersfield, says they recently received a non-specific terror related threat. Pastor Dr. Roger Spradlin addressed churchgoers on Sunday about the threat. He says they are working with the
Valley Baptist Church receives threat, police find it wasn't credibleBakersfield Now
Valley Baptist receives "non-specific threat"KERO 23ABC News

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Westboro Baptist Church Accidentally Helped To Promote A Gay-Owned Business – Instinct Magazine


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Westboro Baptist Church Accidentally Helped To Promote A Gay-Owned Business
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Ryan Zamo, the CEO of Z Skin Cosmetics, says that he upset the Westboro Baptist Church after he shared a photo of himself kissing his fiancé on church grounds. Shortly after Zamo's original post, members of church began to share the photo, which …
Westboro Baptist Church inadvertently helps gay CEO's online business by Gay Star News
This anti-gay church actually helped a pro-gay business to growPinkNews
Westboro 'Anti-Gay' Church Energetically Helps Openly Gay CEO of Z Skin Digital Journal

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First Baptist Church weighs in on "pansexuals," Jax HRO expansion: referendum … – Florida Politics (blog)


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First Baptist Church weighs in on "pansexuals," Jax HRO expansion: referendum
Florida Politics (blog)
In August 2012, after two different Human Rights Ordinance expansion bills failed in Jacksonville's City Council, the No votes got a victory lap at First Baptist Church. “These are the council members that stood in the gap for us and represented us

Several members of Mount Olive Baptist Church upset with their pastor – WATE 6 On Your Side


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Several members of Mount Olive Baptist Church upset with their pastor
WATE 6 On Your Side
KNOXVILLE (WATE) – Several members of Mount Olive Baptist Church upset with their pastor tonight. Members tell us their pastor was voted out of their church back in May. However, the pastor says it wasn't an official vote. When most churches are coming …

Jimmy Carter Addresses Sunday School Class Hours After The Sudden Death Of His … – Huffington Post


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Jimmy Carter Addresses Sunday School Class Hours After The Sudden Death Of His
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The former president regularly teaches Sunday school at Maranatha Baptist Church in his hometown of Plains, Georgia. Just two weeks ago, Carter, 91, appeared under more happy circumstances — he announced to the church that radiation treatment had …
Jimmy Carter announces grandson's death in Sunday sermonDallas Morning News
Former President Carter's grandson dies at 28: mediaYahoo News
Jimmy Carter Announces Grandson's Sudden Death at ChurchTIME
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Faith in Action: Indian Springs Baptist Church encourages a life commitment – Kingsport Times News


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Faith in Action: Indian Springs Baptist Church encourages a life commitment
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Indian Springs Baptist Church is a church with a unique history. In 1955, Glenwood Baptist Church in Kingsport had a vision of reaching the community with the Gospel message of Jesus Christ. Ultimately, they planted a church – Indian Springs Baptist
Church calendar for Saturday, Dec. 19GoDanRiver.com
Christmas Drive Through presented by Bible Baptist Church in FrederickThe Lawton Constitution
Church news for December 19, 2015Lynchburg News and Advance
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Syrian refugee sees ‘joy’ at Baptist church – BP News


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Syrian refugee sees 'joy' at Baptist church
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In addition to sharing the Gospel with Muhammad's family, teaching them English and helping them understand the culture, Johnson Ferry Baptist Church is helping the family with living expenses. Wright described the family, whose last name is withheld, …
Pastor Wright teaches us the true meaning of ChristmasMarietta Daily Journal

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Syrian refugee sees ‘joy’ at Baptist church – BP News


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Syrian refugee sees 'joy' at Baptist church
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In addition to sharing the Gospel with Muhammad's family, teaching them English and helping them understand the culture, Johnson Ferry Baptist Church is helping the family with living expenses. Wright described the family, whose last name is withheld, …
Pastor Wright teaches us the true meaning of ChristmasMarietta Daily Journal

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Syrian refugee sees ‘joy’ at Baptist church – BP News


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Syrian refugee sees 'joy' at Baptist church
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In addition to sharing the Gospel with Muhammad's family, teaching them English and helping them understand the culture, Johnson Ferry Baptist Church is helping the family with living expenses. Wright described the family, whose last name is withheld, …
Pastor Wright teaches us the true meaning of ChristmasMarietta Daily Journal

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Syrian refugee sees ‘joy’ at Baptist church – BP News


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Syrian refugee sees 'joy' at Baptist church
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In addition to sharing the Gospel with Muhammad's family, teaching them English and helping them understand the culture, Johnson Ferry Baptist Church is helping the family with living expenses. Wright described the family, whose last name is withheld, …
Pastor Wright teaches us the true meaning of ChristmasMarietta Daily Journal

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Syrian refugee sees ‘joy’ at Baptist church – BP News


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Syrian refugee sees 'joy' at Baptist church
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In addition to sharing the Gospel with Muhammad's family, teaching them English and helping them understand the culture, Johnson Ferry Baptist Church is helping the family with living expenses. Wright described the family, whose last name is withheld, …
Pastor Wright teaches us the true meaning of ChristmasMarietta Daily Journal

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Syrian refugee sees ‘joy’ at Baptist church – BP News


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Syrian refugee sees 'joy' at Baptist church
BP News
In addition to sharing the Gospel with Muhammad's family, teaching them English and helping them understand the culture, Johnson Ferry Baptist Church is helping the family with living expenses. Wright described the family, whose last name is withheld, …
Pastor Wright teaches us the true meaning of ChristmasMarietta Daily Journal

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Syrian refugee sees ‘joy’ at Baptist church – BP News


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Syrian refugee sees 'joy' at Baptist church
BP News
In addition to sharing the Gospel with Muhammad's family, teaching them English and helping them understand the culture, Johnson Ferry Baptist Church is helping the family with living expenses. Wright described the family, whose last name is withheld, …
Pastor Wright teaches us the true meaning of ChristmasMarietta Daily Journal

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Syrian refugee sees ‘joy’ at Baptist church – BP News


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Syrian refugee sees 'joy' at Baptist church
BP News
In addition to sharing the Gospel with Muhammad's family, teaching them English and helping them understand the culture, Johnson Ferry Baptist Church is helping the family with living expenses. Wright described the family, whose last name is withheld, …
Pastor Wright teaches us the true meaning of ChristmasMarietta Daily Journal

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Longtime pastor John D. Fuller retiring from Lewis Chapel Missionary Baptist … – Fayetteville Observer


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Longtime pastor John D. Fuller retiring from Lewis Chapel Missionary Baptist
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Two small churches, Baptist Union and Beauty Spot, asked him to become their pastor, alternating preaching weekends. In 1970, Fuller was ordained by the Union Baptist Association and put down roots in the area. He also graduated from Fayetteville State …

‘A Bible answer’: Mt. Logan Baptist Church resonates with community – The Herald Journal


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'A Bible answer': Mt. Logan Baptist Church resonates with community
The Herald Journal
“We don't emphasize music,” Kirkman said, noting some of the mega-churches in America. “You can't build a church on music, but you can't build much of one without it. Music sets the tone for service; it gets the heart prepared for the most important
New pastor, 'full of spirit,' hired at Faith BaptistCarroll Daily Times Herald

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First Baptist Church of Reading announces staff updates, upcoming services – Wicked Local Reading


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First Baptist Church of Reading announces staff updates, upcoming services
Wicked Local Reading
The First Baptist Church of Reading, 45 Woburn St., will hold a Children's Christmas Service at 4 p.m. and a Christmas Candlelight Service at 7 p.m. Dec. 24. Childcare will be available for the candlelight service. Church staff updates are as follows
Athens area church events this weekOnline Athens
First Baptist Church Christmas Eve Candlelight ServiceGridley Herald
Church calendarElkin Jonesville Tribune
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Shepherds play their parts at the East Newton Baptist Church live Nativity … – newtoncitizen


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Shepherds play their parts at the East Newton Baptist Church live Nativity
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Since 2006, East Newton Baptist Church has presented its live Nativity play as a gift to the community every year except for last year. This month, the live Nativity is again presented on the church grounds and the presentation is expected to be even
'The Black Nativity' Continues Run at Greater St. Stephens Missionary Baptist The Skanner

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Two rural churches rile Baptist association by calling women as pastor – Baptist News Global


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Two rural churches rile Baptist association by calling women as pastor
Baptist News Global
An association of Southern Baptist churches in Kentucky recently removed two churches from its membership roll for non-conformity with the Baptist Faith and Message ban on female pastors. The 45-church Nelson Baptist Association, based in Bardstown, …
Angola prison church joins Baptist associationWestern Recorder

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Wilmington church burned to the ground – The News Journal


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Wilmington church burned to the ground
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The New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church in Wilmington burned down to a pile of bricks on Wednesday night. Exactly two weeks earlier, on Wednesday, Dec. 2, there was a smaller fire in the church. Wilmington Battalion Chief Timothy Perkins wouldn't …
Caught on Cam: Wilmington Church Collapses During Large FireNBC 10 Philadelphia
2-alarm fire destroys church in Wilmington6abc.com
Fire at Wilmington church leads to building collapseFOX 29 News Philadelphia
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Porn Star Colby Keller Trolls Westboro Baptist Church In Its Own Front Yard – Huffington Post


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Porn Star Colby Keller Trolls Westboro Baptist Church In Its Own Front Yard
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Keller, who is touring the country as part of his "art porn" project, "Colby Does America," shared a kiss with a male friend on the front lawn of the church. The snapshot of Keller and his pal is positioned before a sign in front of the Topeka, Kansas
Colby Keller Made Out With A Guy In Front Of The Westboro Baptist ChurchNewNowNext

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VPD Chief speaks at Morning Star Baptist Church as part of new program – Sulphur Southwest Daily News


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VPD Chief speaks at Morning Star Baptist Church as part of new program
Sulphur Southwest Daily News
On Sunday, November 30, Morning Star Baptist Church (MSBC) in Vinton was blessed by the presence of Vinton Police Chief Ricky Fox and Officer Jason Magee. Chief Fox explained to the community that the role of the police officer is to set parameters.

Muslim Immigrants And Westboro Baptist Church Have More In Common Than You … – Headlines & Global News


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Muslim Immigrants And Westboro Baptist Church Have More In Common Than You
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Members of Topeka, Kansas' Westboro Baptist Church must surely wish the "coexist" crowd would send a little love and tolerance their way. Although it has no terrorist arm – "We don't believe in physical violence of any kind," says the church's home

Michigan Street Baptist Church hosts Christmas party for kids – WGRZ-TV


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Michigan Street Baptist Church hosts Christmas party for kids
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BUFFALO, NY– Folks from around Buffalo came out Sunday afternoon to see a free concert at the Michigan Street Baptist Church. The concert featured 2014 winner of WUFO's Buffalo's best competition: Sandra Clay. Along with the concert inside, kids got
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Christmas at Heritage Baptist Church in Flemington – NJ.com

Christmas at Heritage Baptist Church in Flemington
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The Heritage Baptist Church, corner of Route 12 and Autumn Leaf Drive, Flemington, is presenting the Christmas program, "Then Jesus Came," on Sunday, Dec. 20, during the 10:45 a.m. worship service. This presentation of the Christmas story features a …
Friendly Baptist Church helps out local familiesTyler Morning Telegraph
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First Baptist Church of Merritt Island Recognizes BCSO Members For Their Efforts – SpaceCoastDaily.com

First Baptist Church of Merritt Island Recognizes BCSO Members For Their Efforts
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On December 13, members of our agency attended the First Baptist Church of Merritt Island where Pastor Titus Green and their wonderful congregation recognized the Brevard County Sheriff's Office and Brevard County's public safety members for their

Richardson Baptist Church Helps Low-Income Families Shop For Christmas Gifts – CBS Local


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Richardson Baptist Church Helps Low-Income Families Shop For Christmas Gifts
CBS Local
RICHARDSON (CBSDFW.COM) – The Heights Baptist Church hosted 300 low-income families shopping for Christmas presents from donated gifts on Sunday. Hundreds of volunteers helped families who are at or below the poverty level obtain Christmas gifts …
390 children of inmates celebrate Christmas with Murfreesboro churchWKRN.com

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Emmanuel Baptist Church brings the Christmas story to life with Pilgrimage to … – KALB News (press release)


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Emmanuel Baptist Church brings the Christmas story to life with Pilgrimage to
KALB News (press release)
Groups are brought through the decorated grounds of the church. There they are greeted by characters from Bethlehem and live animals. Through the tour the characters act out the story of the birth of Jesus. We are told that this event draws in many
After a fire destroyed most of their building, a church works together to rebuildHickory Daily Record
Thousands go on a 'Pilgrimage to Bethlehem'Alexandria Town Talk

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Leawood Baptist Church puts up crosses to remember murder victims – KSHB


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Leawood Baptist Church puts up crosses to remember murder victims
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Neighbors with Leawood Baptist Church and Mothers in Charge are coming together to honor murder victims in our community. When driving on State Line Road you may notice something different when passing by Leawood Baptist Church. The lawn is filled …
Church decorates lawn with crosses, each for a KC murder victimKCTV Kansas City

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Church calendar for Saturday, Dec. 12 – GoDanRiver.com


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Church calendar for Saturday, Dec. 12
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The Women of Favor of Tarpley Chapel Baptist Church, 16156 Mount Cross Road, Dry Fork, the house is adjacent to the church, will sponsor a Christmas Toy Giveaway from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. today. This includes coats, clothing, shoes and more for men, women …
Faith briefs: Southcrest Baptist collecting for Christmas driveLubbockOnline.com
Faith and ValuesAnderson Independent Mail
Faith Briefs: A Merry Tuba Christmas and moreChattanooga Times Free Press
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Journey Baptist Church Responds to IMB Need – KSST (press release) (registration) (blog)


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Journey Baptist Church Responds to IMB Need
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Journey Baptist Church in Sulphur Springs determined to do something about the financial needs of the international mission program of the denomination with which they are aligned. The local congregation made a $29,000 contribution to the International …

Marietta Baptist Church helping Syrian refugees resettle in Georgia – Atlanta Journal Constitution


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Marietta Baptist Church helping Syrian refugees resettle in Georgia
Atlanta Journal Constitution
Bryant Wright, a former president of the Southern Baptist Convention and now the pastor of Johnson Ferry Baptist Church, confirmed Monday that his large Marietta church is helping resettle a Syrian refugee family that arrived in Georgia last week. A
Marietta Baptist church helps Syrian refugees resettle in GeorgiaMyAJC

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Marantha Baptist Church: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know – Heavy.com


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Marantha Baptist Church: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know
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Former president Jimmy Carter announced that he was cancer free during the Sunday School class that he teaches at Marantha Baptist Church in Plains, Georgia. Carter has been teaching Sunday School classes at this church for a long time. Why does he …
Jimmy Carter Says His Cancer Is GoneHuffington Post
Former US President Jimmy Carter is now cancer-freeNational Post
Former President Jimmy Carter says he is free of cancerThe State
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