Kentucky church reaching nations nearby
OWENSBORO, Ky. (BP) -- Bellevue Baptist Church in Owensboro, Ky., takes literally the command to make disciples of all nations. Many times, the nations are in the neighborhood. "For a while at Bellevue, we had five services with four different languages," pastor Greg Faulls said.
Zimbabwe economy ‘dire’ but LMCO offers ‘safety net’
TAYLORSVILLE, Ky. (BP) -- How significant is the Lottie Moon offering to an IMB missionary? Kentucky native and IMB missionary to Zimbabwe Nick Moore explains it well. "It's everything -- from the car we drive, to the house we live in, to the salary we make, our insurance," said Moore, who along with his wife Kyndra and their seven children returned to Kentucky in June and will return to Zimbabwe in January. "We've had at least three sets of stitches, a couple of broken arms, a concussion -- numerous trips to the hospitals.
Pastor in his 69th year at same church
RADCLIFF, Ky. (BP) -- Pastoring for 69 years is a rarity today -- but very few have the distinction of pastoring the same church for that length of time. That is a distinction held by James Royalty, who will complete his 69th year at Red Hill Baptist Church, Radcliff, Ky., in July.