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About every three days, NC Baptists start a new church

Here’s an amazing fact: About every three days, NC Baptists start a new church. In 2010 we started 125 new churches — do the math. But what does a church ...

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Moving Out of Comfort Zones

Last November I was asked if I could be a part of the Office of Great Commission Partnership’s kick-off to the Moldovan partnership. Though the elements of the kick-off had ...

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Toronto the Good?

Growing up in a rural town in North Carolina, I would hear people say, “What happens in California will eventually get to us here in North Carolina.”  The accuracy of ...

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Ramseur Church Embraces Hispanic Ministry, New Future

Ramseur, NC — Joaquin Martinez was ordained to the Gospel ministry by First Baptist Church, Ramseur, on Sunday, March 20, 2011. That’s a one-line summary of what happened that day. ...

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Prayer Points for Great Commission Partnerships

Metropolitan New York “The world has come to New York City.”  This is more than a slogan or a catch phrase; it is the reality of the most influential city ...

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What Difference Can Your Cooperative Program Dollars Make?

Quite often when we put a dollar in the offering plate we have no idea what the result of that money will be and unfortunately we usually never find out ...

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“Life-Changing Decisions”

It was about his time of year in 2005, when my dear friends Eddie and Martha Williams were making a “life-changing” decision. For weeks, they had been coordinating the relief ...

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Prayer Needs for Great Commission Partnerships

The Office of Great Commission Partnerships coordinates four official partnerships of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina. North Carolina Baptists are partnering with the Metropolitan New York Baptist Association (MNYBA), ...

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Great Commission Partnerships Focuses on Four Key Strategies

The Office of Great Commission Partnerships (GCP) exists to assist North Carolina Baptist churches and associations in developing, implementing and maintaining an effective missional strategy. An effective missional strategy is ...

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Invest in God’s Kingdom

When our church gives through the Cooperative Program, we support the Office of Great Commission Partnerships (GCP) directed by Mike Sowers.  This office sets up and coordinates national and international missions ...

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