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GWU Graduate Surprised by Military Sons During Ceremony

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. – Dolly Wilson is accustomed to a long-distance relationship with her two adult sons. Both men have served in the U.S. Air Force for a combined 23 years (and most recently overseas). Wilson had already made peace

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Crossroads Worldwide Comes to Gardner-Webb for 17th Year

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C.— Crossroads Worldwide Summer Camp 2012 began its seventeenth consecutive year at Gardner-Webb University this week. For five weeks, the ministry will immerse more than 3,400 youth campers in a variety of worship experiences focused on this year’s

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Missionary Kid Explores Self Through Art

GWU Senior Elisa Beekman Reflects on the Fragments that Fuel Artistic Expression  A memory is a tricky thing. Though grounded in real experience, a memory is changed—fragmented, filtered, colored and shaped—by the very process of remembering. A memory is both old and

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Committed to Historic Baptist Principles, Dedicated to Contemporary Relevance

New paradigm with historic foundation — Churchnet: A Baptist Network Serving Churches By North American Baptist Fellowship Is it possible to hold fast to historic Baptist principles while also achieving spiritual relevance in today’s world? For the past ten years, the

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GWU Alumna Answers Call to Missions with the Deaf Community

Christians who feel called to ministry will tell you that receiving a clear “calling” is a piercing, wonderful experience. A calling brings clarity, but it also demands a response, one that usually requires courage, sacrifice, and deep sense of purpose. 

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Technology is risky but helpful, pastors say

One of the challenges facing the church today is the culture of technology, said Baptist World Alliance (BWA) General Secretary Neville Callam. Baptist World Alliance Callam was speaking May 22 at a reception he hosted for pastors in the Washington

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BWA assists school reconstruction in refugee camp

The Baptist World Alliance (BWA) has sent US$25,000 in emergency financial assistance to a school in the Mae La Refugee Camp in Thailand to assist in the school’s reconstruction after it was destroyed by fire on April 28. Baptist World

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