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Crossover: ‘a visible example of God’s love’

HOUSTON (BP) — A sun-soaked day broke over Houston on June 8 as thousands of volunteers scoured the city hosting block parties, renovating schools and homes, and sharing the gospel. It was all part of Crossover, the intentional evangelistic outreach in … Continue reading

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Olympics 2012 — It’s a wrap!

LONDON (IMB) — “We lit the flame and lit up the world.” Doug Shaw had to smile a little when London 2012 chairman Lord Coe closed the Olympics with those words Aug. 12. Because Shaw’s hoping that’s exactly what happened. … Continue reading

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Breaking News — Widow faces foreclosure; First Baptist Knoxville ministry assists family in need

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (ABP) — Mary Cate Jones never doubted her congregation would help when it learned she faced a foreclosure crisis last month. But raising $35,000 in the last two weeks of May and finding a donor to match the rest? … Continue reading

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