Originally published at Western Recorder – www.westernrecorder.org
Sumter, S.C.—A Kentucky Baptist Disaster Relief team spent part of their week helping a veteran who rescued 18 flood victims in his neighborhood.
Amos Tolson, an Air Force master sergeant and aircraft mechanic and a resident of Sumter, S.C., spent the weekend of the major floods across the coastal Carolina area, rescuing 18 people, six dogs, five cats and retrieving multiple prescription medications in his neighborhood on Tanglewood Drive. Continue reading “Rescuing a rescuer: Kentuckians come to aid of hero who rescued 18 from flood waters”
Originally published at Baptist Press – http://bpnews.net/45676/could-woodlawn-be-catalyst-to-awakening
DALLAS (BP) — “Woodlawn,” a movie about overcoming racial division through faith in Christ, could contribute to “the next spiritual awakening in the United States,” Southern Baptist Convention President Ronnie Floyd said during a simulcast to promote the film. Continue reading “Could ‘Woodlawn’ be ‘catalyst’ to awakening?”
Originally posted at Western Recorder –www.westernrecorder.org
Lexington—For the last 40 years, Highlands Baptist Church in Lexington has had the same music minister. They declared Sunday, Aug. 9, “Jim Whetsel Day” in his honor. Continue reading “Highlands honors 40-year music minister”