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Missionary Highlight – March 26, 2017 – Blake and Laura Beth Comer

Today, we want to pray for two of our missionaries who are starting a new church in Brooklyn, New York. Now, we see all the TV shows that take place in New York City, and it’s usually all skyscrapers and big buildings in Manhattan, but the missionaries we want to pray for today are on the other side of the East River, in the Greenpoint section of Brooklyn. This is still New York City, because Brooklyn is one of the city’s five boroughs. Blake and Laura Beth Comer moved to Brooklyn from South Carolina in December of 2015. During...

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Brotherhood Mutual

Brotherhood Mutual Insurance Company is one of the nation’s leading insurers of churches and ministries. In business since 1917, Brotherhood Mutual® provides property, liability, commercial auto, workers’ compensation, mission travel insurance, and payroll services* to ministries throughout the United States, including: Churches Church day nurseries Christian camps Schools Association/Denomination offices Colleges and universities Other related ministries Brotherhood Mutual is represented by independent agents who subscribe to a code of ethics based on scriptural principles and serve in churches and ministries of their own. The company consistently earns an A (Excellent) rating from A.M. Best, a leading authority in rating...

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Missionary Highlight – March 19 – Jim Britts

Today we want to pray for one of our missionaries who has started a new church in California. His name is Jim Britts and he helped start New Song Parkside Church in San Diego in September of 2014. Our church helped him do this because our church’s Cooperative Program missions dollars help support Jim. He’s one of our more than 5,000 Southern Baptist missionaries serving across North America. The church has done well: They baptized 84 new believers in the first 18 months. But that’s because they work at being the church — in other words, they work at...

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Missionary Highlight – March 12 – Trey Van Camp

QUEEN CREEK, AZ – Today we’re going to cowboy country in Arizona. There really are lots of cowboys around Queen Creek, Arizona, which is southeast of Phoenix.Queen Creek has grown from under 30,000 to about 50,000 in three years; it is one of Arizona’s fastest-growing cities. Our missionary, Trey Van Camp, decided to launch a new church meeting in a movie theater on the busy north side of Queen City. They mailed out 5,000 invitations to the first service. Nobody answered. But they had gathered about 40 people for that first service through offering Bible studies. Eight people answered...

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Turning the Corner

STATE COLLEGE, PA – By this Friday night the campus will be dark and practically deserted as students bolt out for Spring Break, which marks the beginning of the end… After break everything on campus hits a whole new pace, packed with activities, events and transition everywhere. BUT, here are a few highlights from February before we hit high gear… The 21 Day Challenge is wrapping up officially today, and it seems that students have taken the Challenge seriously. We will be collecting stories and input from students to see where God has been at work. Continue praying for Emma,...

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