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Bon Air Baptist Church in Ghana: Day 3

Today was a day of learning in multiple ways and multiple disciplines.  Today we started the new Sewing school with 19 students. Let me break the day down for you: We started our Teachers Conference for the NECA-Yendi school. We had all the teachers present from both campuses ~50 and we being the 4 years goal of creating place for …

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Bon Air Baptist Church in Ghana: Day 2

It is Sunday. Praise be to God. Praise be to God. We sent six teams out to teach Sunday school, sing songs, and preach the gospel. What a day it was, the teams returned with so much joy and enlightenment about what God has been doing in Ghana. Our team was was blessed today with three chickens, a Guinea fowl, six …

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Bon Air Baptist Church in Ghana: Day 1

After 20 plus hours of travel we made it to Yendi, Ghana around 4 pm. Blessed to have traveled well, safely and Godly, only to load up and travel to see the last night of the Roger Roller Evangelistic Crusade.  It was an amazing thing to participate in. I can say that because we danced and prayer Pastor Anthony Scott …

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Ed Jordan: What’s a Parent to Do?

God instructs us to live the truth of God’s Word in our interactions with our children and to be the prime teachers of our children (cf. Deut.6:4-12).

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Rusty Mullins: Judge Judy is My Hero

I think Judge Judy tries to be fair and that her decisions normally make sense. She is able to truly express herself, and she does so regularly. I have always dreamed, for just once in my life, to be able to call a spade a spade and to not worry about what others think when I express myself. When Judge Judy doesn’t believe a story, she says so—frankly and blatantly. She says she is a human lie detector and if what she hears does not make sense to her, she tells them that she thinks they are lying and nobody talks back to her!

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Deduction for Unreimbursed Employee Expenses Suspended

President Trump signed the "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act" into law on Dec. 22, 2017. One implication of the legislation impacts church employees related to their ministry-related expenses.

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Joe McDowell: Keeping Goals

I can do all things through him who strengthens me (Philippians 4:13 ESV).

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  • COL David Coggins Named the 11th President of Fork Union Military Academy

    Fork Union Military Academy has selected Colonel David L. Coggins, USMC, to serve as its 11th President. COL Coggins will succeed Rear Admiral J. Scott Burhoe, USCG (Ret.), who is retiring on July 1, 2018 after seven years as President. “The Board of Trustees is extraordinarily grateful to Rear Admiral Burhoe for his leadership,” said Board of Trustees Chair Paige …

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