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    Victory Car Show Sept. 7 at Immanuel Baptist

    August 19, 2019

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    LITTLE ROCK – The seventh annual Victory Car Show presented by the men’s ministry of Immanuel Baptist Church in Little Rock will be held from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7.

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    The Pope County casino battle rages on

    August 15, 2019

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    LITTLE ROCK – The battle over bringing a casino to Pope County, and what company would be authorized to build it, continues to rage on.

    On Aug. 15, the Arkansas Racing Commission (ARC) denied an appeal by Gulfside Casino in which the...

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    City of Springdale declares it is 'pro-life'

    August 15, 2019

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    SPRINGDALE — The Springdale City Council unanimously approved a statement August 13 declaring the city to be pro-life.

    The city took the action in an apparent attempt to head off the possible location of a Planned Parenthood office in Springdale,...

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    Little Rock business owner, Shell, dies at 88

    August 15, 2019

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    LITTLE ROCK – Robert James “Bob” Shell, longtime business owner and member of Immanuel Baptist Church, Little Rock, died Aug. 6.

    Shell began working for The Baldwin Company in 1950. In July 1983, he was promoted to president of the company and...

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    Out-of-state missions giving on the grow

    August 15, 2019

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    ARKANSAS Baptists have embodied the Southern Baptist passion for sending out missionaries to spread the gospel since the beginning of the missions movement – known as the Cooperative Program (CP) – in 1925. Arkansas Baptists have heard the cries of...

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    Answering the Call: Hannah’s Story

    August 15, 2019

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    ONE OF THE incredible ministries that you support through the Cooperative Program as Arkansas Baptists is called Nehemiah Teams. The vision statement of Nehemiah Teams is “to lead students to finish the Great Commission in this generation.” Hannah...

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    13 saved at Sports Crusaders camp in NLR

    August 15, 2019

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    NORTH LITTLE ROCK – Thirteen children made professions of faith during a Sports Crusaders basketball camp held July 22-26 in the Baring Cross community of North Little Rock.

    Sports Crusaders conducted the camp as a part of the UrbanPromise Arkansas...

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    Across Arkansas - August 15, 2019

    August 15, 2019

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    Editor’s Note: The Arkansas Baptist News would love to share your church news with the state. Send your information to sarah@arkansasbaptist.org or call 1-800-838-2272, ext. 5153. Please submit information three weeks prior to the event.

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    Marshall Road’s Mission Jacksonville Aug. 11

    August 2, 2019

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    JACKSONVILLE – Marshall Road Baptist Church, Jacksonville, will host its annual Mission Jacksonville event 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 11.

    “We started Mission Jacksonville about four years ago,” said Tsinina Burgan, Mission Jacksonville event...

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    ABN Pages from the Past - July 24, 1969

    August 1, 2019

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    © Copyright 2019 Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine, Inc. Use of this in article in print or through electronic means a violation of copyright. Request permission to reprint here.

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