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Alma Hunt Offering Countdown: Say “Yes” to Disaster Response Ministries

Virginia Baptist Disaster Response seeks to meet human needs following disasters large enough to make the national news and small enough to affect only a few dozen families.

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Alma Hunt Offering Countdown: Say “Yes” to Church and Community Ministries

Church and Community Ministries are found all across the Commonwealth and serve a variety of people groups. These ministries are on the ‘front lines’ of connecting our churches to meaningful relationships with communities and for opportunities to serve.

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Alma Hunt Offering Countdown: Say “Yes” to Impact Mission Camps

Impact! Mission Camps continue to make a difference in the communities around Virginia and beyond.

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Tony Brooks: The Millennial Generation and Stewardship of the Earth

As I mentioned in a previous blog, the millennial generation wants to make a difference in their world as well as their community. Many are linked to friends around the world through social media and have a global consciousness. One of the ways the church can improve their impact with this generation is a serious study of being good stewards of the earth and implementing a plan to do so.

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Alma Hunt Offering Countdown: Say “Yes” to V3 Church Planting Movement

It all started with a “Yes." My wife and I moved to northern Virginia to intern as church planting residents at New Hope, a BGAV church. After six months in the residency, V3 assessed us and said “Yes” to us as approved church planters. Then six years went by.

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Alma Hunt Offering Countdown: Say “Yes” to CrossRoads Camp

At CrossRoads, campers connect with God in a new way through worship, Bible study, the breathtaking nature that surrounds them, and a staff who cares deeply about them. Upon realizing how completely God loves them, their eyes open to how much God loves all of those he created and how they can be part of sharing that wonderful news with the world. Worshiping together and serving each other builds Christian community as campers interact with their peers and leaders.

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Alma Hunt Offering Countdown: Say “Yes” to Standing Rock Indian Reservation

As she drove onto the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, she marveled at the beauty of the rolling hills and the open land. As she began to meet the people of the land, she was captivated by the plight of the Native Americans who are caught in the cycle of poverty. Prejudice abounds and jobs are scarce. Yet she saw hope because someone said yes!

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Ready to go?

Ready to go to Liberty, TX? Virginia Baptist Disaster Response is ready for you! Flood Clean Up and Rebuilding work is beginning there in partnership with the First Baptist Church of Liberty and other local leaders. Make plans to join in clean up and rebuilding efforts. Bring a team or come by yourself. Prior training in disaster response is not required but is encouraged.

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