Christian News

Letting God Redeem Your Broken Life

By focusonthefamily | Oct 21, 2017

Author and speaker Elisa Morgan shares her dramatic testimony of growing up in a broken, dysfunctional family, and how that has damaged her own family today. She offers hope as she tells how God can comfort us in our anguish and redeem our brokenness.

Read More

IRS to crack down on Obamacare declarations next year

By worthynews | Oct 21, 2017

(Worthy News) – The Internal Revenue Service will not accept electronically filed tax returns for the upcoming filing season in which people fail to note whether they have health insurance, according to an agency announcement that is a reversal of informal policy under the Obama administration. Failure to note health insurance status could result in…

Read More

Senate paves the way for tax reform by passing a budget

By worthynews | Oct 21, 2017

(Worthy News) – The Senate passed a 2018 budget resolution late Thursday that will serve as the vehicle for comprehensive tax reform, the Republican Party’s top legislative goal. The measure passed 51-49, setting the stage for what will likely be a GOP-only push for tax reform in the coming weeks. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., was…

Read More

George W. Bush's veiled shots at Trump open new front in Republican civil war

By worthynews | Oct 21, 2017

(Worthy News) – A fresh battle in the Republican civil war flared Thursday as former President George W. Bush took veiled shots at President Trump in a speech that warned against the rising tide of ethno-nationalism on the Right. Bush sounded the alarm about “nationalism distorted into nativism,” chiding that American identity “is not determined…

Read More

FBI uncovered Russian bribery plot before Obama administration approved controversial nuclear deal with Moscow

By worthynews | Oct 21, 2017

(Worthy News) – Before the Obama administration approved a controversial deal in 2010 giving Moscow control of a large swath of American uranium, the FBI had gathered substantial evidence that Russian nuclear industry officials were engaged in bribery, kickbacks, extortion and money laundering designed to grow Vladimir Putin’s atomic energy business inside the United States,…

Read More

Barrasso Seeks Documents Related to Russia Uranium Investigation

By worthynews | Oct 21, 2017

(Worthy News) – Sen. John Barrasso (R., Wyo.) is asking the Department of Justice for documents related to the FBI’s investigation into the Russia-Uranium One deal, which found evidence of Russian officials engaging in bribery, kickbacks, and millions of dollars flowing to the Clinton Foundation before the deal was approved by the U.S. government. Barrasso…

Read More

Fewest Jobless Claims Since 1973 Show Firm U.S. Job Market

By worthynews | Oct 21, 2017

(Worthy News) – Filings for unemployment benefits plunged last week to the lowest level since 1973 as workers affected by hurricanes Harvey and Irma continued to return to their jobs, Labor Department figures showed Thursday. The larger-than-projected decrease in claims probably reflected difficulty adjusting for the Columbus Day holiday. At the same time, the report…

Read More

6 Police Officers Arrested for Beating Christian Teen to Death in Pakistan, Activists Say

By worthynews | Oct 21, 2017

(Worthy News) – Six police officers in Pakistan have been arrested and charged with murder after they allegedly beat to death a Pakistani Christian teenager earlier this month, according to human rights advocates. The London-based charity British Pakistani Christian Association reported that the six officers accused of killing 17-year-old Arslan Masih in the town of…

Read More

Storm Brian: UK braces for 'weather bomb' set to bring 70mph winds and heavy rain

By worthynews | Oct 21, 2017

(Worthy News) – Storm Brian is expected to batter Britain’s coast just days after Storm Ophelia wreaked destruction. Heavy rain and gusts of 50mph are expected across southern England and the west of Wales on Saturday, and winds could reach 70mph in exposed areas. The wild weather, caused by a “weather bomb” over the Atlantic…

Read More

Asheville
Ministries

Buncombe Baptist Association

The Buncombe Baptist Association is an autonomous association of Baptist churches in the Buncombe County, Asheville, North Carolina area.

Phone: 828-252-1864 Visit Website
New Beginning Support

Are you the family member or friend of someone who struggles or who is gay identified? Are you a church leader or member who wants to know more about ministering to those who are affected by homosexuality? If your answer to any of these questions is yes, you have found the right place. We are here for you.

Phone: (828) 551-1068 Visit Website
ABCCM

Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry (ABCCM) creates opportunities for churches to work in collaboration and cooperation to serve the critical needs of their neighbors. ABCCM is a coalition of area congregations that respond to emergency assistance needs in Asheville and Buncombe County for families in poverty, those incarcerated, the homeless and the uninsured.

Phone: (828) 259-5300 Visit Website