At age 14, Noah* was diagnosed with skin cancer. After two surgeries and six months of chemotherapy, Noah described himself as very depressed. He began smoking marijuana.
This is my 20th year to champion the Kentucky Season of Prayer for State Missions and Eliza Broadus Offering. As I reflect on 20 years of themes and stories, this year's theme, Testify, is a favorite.
Our students have opportunities to receive practical ministry training by taking advantage of the many mission trip opportunities throughout their time here as students. This summer I was able to take some students to Malawi Africa to do some evangelism and church planting. Student body president Taylor Haley reflects on his trip.
Many of the families of Clay County, Ky., have a long history with OBI. One of these families is the Couch family. Multiple generations of this family either attended or graduated from Oneida.
RUSSELLVILLE—First Baptist Church of Russellville will celebrate two centuries of ministry on Oct. 14, with author, historian and humorist Geoff Bagget as guest speaker.
HAWESVILLE—In 2015, Hawesville Baptist Church expanded its ministry across the Ohio River to start Crossroads Church in Tell City, Ind. Now the congregation, still part of a multi-site model with Hawesville, is bursting at the seams of their 120-person-capacity building, with no signs of slowing down.