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UMobile students ‘are being Jesus … in that moment’

MOBILE (Kathy Dean) — University of Mobile sophomore Kathryn Gosselin and 50-plus-year-old Mark linked arms, twirling first one direction then another, dancing in the center of the activity room. Beside them, university students in red Project Serve T-shirts worked at … Continue reading

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Memorial Day in their own words

ALPHARETTA, Ga. (BP) — For many Americans, Memorial Day is simply an extra day of rest. But for millions of others, it’s a day of memories and reflections on the friends and family who sacrificed everything in the defense of … Continue reading

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DC Baptists celebrate inaugural

WASHINGTON (ABP) — As District of Columbia Baptist churches considered an appropriate mission project to celebrate inauguration weekend, they decided on collecting food for those in need. The D.C. Baptist Convention asked its 150 churches to participate in a food drive as … Continue reading

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Former Peru missionary Watts dies

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (BP) — Former Southern Baptist missionary Wade Watts, who miraculously survived severe brain injuries in a head-on collision in Peru in 1996, died June 6 at his Memphis, Tenn., home. He was 56. Thousands of Southern Baptists prayed … Continue reading

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