Wednesday
Nov022011

'Lots of changes' noted by ABN editor

LITTLE ROCK - Tim Yarbrough, editor of the Arkansas Baptist News, thanked messengers for their support and urged non-subscribers to give the paper another look, during the 2011 Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annual Meeting held Nov. 1-2 at First Baptist Church, Little Rock.

“We are grateful for our loyal Arkansas Baptist News subscribers and supporters,” said Yarbrough.

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Wednesday
Nov022011

Hodges: 'Grasp the moments God offers'  

LITTLE ROCK – John Hodges, pastor of First Baptist Church, Salem, encouraged messengers to “grasp the moments” God offers to accomplish the goals He has set for His people.

“God wants us to be positive people who have a positive message,” he said. “That’s why it’s called the gospel – the good news.”

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Wednesday
Nov022011

Siloam Camp attendance up, says Wilkie 

LITTLE ROCK - Jason Wilkie, executive director for Camp Siloam, also known as Arkansas Baptist Assembly, brought the Arkansas Baptist Assembly report at the Nov. 2 session of the Arkansas Baptist State Convention (ABSC) Annual Meeting.

Wilkie said the collaboration between the camp and the ABSC allows for the expansion of ministry. He said the assembly has been able to work with the Arkansas Baptist Children’s Homes and Family Ministries, Baptist Collegiate Ministry directors, the Arkansas Baptist Foundation and more.

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Wednesday
Nov022011

'Our confidence is not in the economy. It’s in God,' says Moore

LITTLE ROCK - David Moore, president of the Arkansas Baptist Foundation (ABF), brought the ABF report during the Wednesday morning session of the Arkansas Baptist State Convention (ABSC) Annual Meeting, held Nov. 2, at First Baptist Church, Little Rock.

Moore addressed the Foundation’s views regarding the economy and the future.

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Wednesday
Nov022011

Children’s home provides ‘a place to call home’  

LITTLE ROCK – According to Psalm 84:3, “even the sparrow has found a home. …” That’s why the ministry of the Arkansas Baptist Children’s Home (ABCHomes) is so important – it provides children a place to call their own home. 

David Perry, ABCHomes executive director, shared a report Tuesday, Nov. 1, to messengers attending the Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annual Meeting.

 

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