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Biblica equips leaders around the world for effective ministry

By missionnn | Sep 21, 2017

Int’l (MNN) – Around the world, thousands of people come to Christ every day. The only problem is, believers are often thrust into leadership positions before they’re ready. (Photo courtesy of Biblica) That’s the problem Biblica is addressing through its Equipping Leaders program. “I think for many people here in America and the West, they…

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Hurricane Maria strikes Caribbean Islands struggling to recover from previous storms

By missionnn | Sep 21, 2017

Caribbean (MNN) – Hurricane Maria has billowed into a massive Category 5 storm. It already struck the island Dominica and is on track to hit the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico today. With Maria coming just on the heels of Hurricane Irma, some areas of the Caribbean will have been struck twice-over. The damage sustained…

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Suicide prevention month and a resource for veterans

By missionnn | Sep 21, 2017

United States (MNN) – September is National Suicide Prevention Month in the United States. Part of prevention is letting people know what resources are out there and that it’s ok to ask for help. There is a shockingly high rate of suicide among veterans. Based on 2014 data, the VA estimates that about 20 veterans commit…

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25 Years and Still in Love (Part 2 of 2)

By focusonthefamily | Sep 20, 2017

Reflecting on 25 years of marriage, Pastor Bob Kraning shares biblical advice on how to have a marriage that will last a lifetime. (Part 2 of 2)

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Trump to rail against North Korea at U.N., seek united front against nuclear and missile programs

By worthynews | Sep 20, 2017

(Worthy News) – President Trump will turn up the heat on North Korea and call out countries that coddle the rogue regime Tuesday in his first address to the United Nations General Assembly, said a senior White House official who recognized that the threat of war loomed over the speech. The United Nations has exhausted…

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Trump’s shift away from using the term radical ‘Islam’ rattles his base

By worthynews | Sep 20, 2017

(Worthy News) – As President Trump’s staunchest backers wonder why he has suddenly dropped “Islamic” from two important war speeches, the mystery in the latter instance can be traced to the Pentagon, says an administration source. On the anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, Mr. Trump delivered a passionate speech on the grounds…

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Trump says U.S. prepared for ‘further action’ against Venezuelan government

By worthynews | Sep 20, 2017

(Worthy News) – President Trump told leaders of Latin American nations Monday night that the U.S. is ready to take “further action” against the Venezuelan government if President Nicolas Maduro persists in repression. “The United States has taken important steps to hold the regime accountable,” Mr. Trump said at a dinner meeting in New York City.…

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Category 5 Hurricane Maria to lash Irma-battered Caribbean islands with flooding, damaging winds

By worthynews | Sep 20, 2017

(Worthy News) – Major Hurricane Maria poses a significant threat to Irma-devastated areas in the northern Caribbean into midweek. On Monday evening, Maria strengthened into a Category 5 hurricane on its way toward the northeastern Caribbean Sea, making it the second Category 5 storm of the season. Early Tuesday morning, Maria was a powerful Category…

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Hurricane Maria rips into Caribbean and could sling Jose toward the US East Coast

By worthynews | Sep 20, 2017

(Worthy News) – Hurricane Maria made landfall Monday evening as an “extremely dangerous” Category 5 storm on the island of Dominica and is expected wreak devastation across the Caribbean over the next couple of days before making a turn north when it could dance around a meandering Hurricane Jose and send that storm flying toward…

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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.

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