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Refugee Resettlement Ministry: Joining the Circle of Welcome

“… I was a stranger and you invited me in.” Matthew 25:35 The United Nations estimates that of the 89.3 million displaced people worldwide in 2021, 27.1 million of them were refugees – people forced to leave their country to escape war, persecution or natural disaster. These individuals and families have endured unimaginable situations, many […]

New Roof at GraceChurch of Columbia Evidence of “Kingdom Work”

Early one recent April morning about 140 Midlands volunteers showed up to reroof GraceChurch of Columbia, located a few blocks from Forest Drive. The project birthed through conversations with Love Cola and the nonprofit agency Home Works of America grew to include members of about six churches, Baptist Collegiate Ministry (BCM) and a roofing contractor’s […]

WMU of Virginia Streetwalking Ministry Offers Light in Darkness of Richmond Prostitution Zone

A Sisters Who Care Article from Richmond, VA (By National WMU on May 24, 2019 – written by Trennis Henderson, WMU National Correspondent with pictures by Pat Henderson) RICHMOND, Va.—This isn’t your typical WMU ministry project. A small group of volunteers gathers two nights a month in south Richmond, Va., to walk a mile-long strip of the […]

Sisters Who Care to be Introduced at the Black Church Leadership Conference September 6-7, 2019

Sisters Who Care® (SWC) is part of a national organization of Baptist women, aged 18 and above, of all races, ethnic backgrounds, and classes. The national organization is Women on Mission® — an expression of Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU) — which is a church-based organization that seeks to enable women to understand the call of […]

Beulah Baptist on Mission – Drilling Fresh Water in Remote Villages, Building Local Relationships

Beulah Baptist Church members love their neighbors, near and far. The church is active in a variety of local missions, international mission partnerships and one very unique ministry introduced by Pastor Cameron DeBrew. For Christmas 2015, DeBrew’s family agreed to use the money they would have spent on gifts to each other and instead send […]

Medical Missions & The Local Church – Columbia Metro Connection – Episode #024

 SUBSCRIBE:  iTunes| RSS | Stitcher | TuneIn Radio | Google Play         The Columbia Metro Connection is sponsored and supported by the Columbia Metro Baptist Association and the almost 100 family churches that support the ministry of the CMBA.  Hosts for this week’s episode are George Bullard, the Director of Missions, Strategic Leadership Coach and Lead Missiologist at Columbia Metro Baptist Association.  I’m Chris Reinolds, Certified Church Consultant […]