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News October 25, 2010 posted by

New translation reaches out through common English

By Jessica Connor. Getting new believers to come to a contemporary worship service with modern praise music and a hip young pastor who uses video and everyday speech in driving home the message? Check. Getting new believers to pick up a Bible filled with antiquated, formal language so they, too, can know the word of God? Not so easy.

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News September 29, 2010 posted by

Campus Funds Frozen

By Jessica Connor. A surprise fund freeze is sending S.C. campus ministers scurrying for new ways to support their programs this fall.

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News July 30, 2010 posted by

Restructuring: what’s next?

By Jessica Connor. Work has begun on a new district-level structure for Connectional Ministries designed to better equip local churches and increase connectionalism conference-wide.

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News July 30, 2010 posted by

Spirit, spark draw laity

By Jessica Connor. Organizers are calling the 2010 Laity Convocation a stellar gathering that raised the bar on events to come – despite attendance from a crowd of fewer than 250, likely because of the holiday timing.

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