Mickey Noah writes for the North American Mission Board.
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Jun 29, 2012
ALPHARETTA, Ga. (BP/FBW) – While Hurricane Debby blew ashore in the Big Bend of Florida creating historic flooding earlier this week, monster wildfires raging in Colorado and other Western states have kept Southern Baptist leaders busy mapping responses in both parts of the country.
In north Florida, where Debby finally moved inland June 26 after hovering in the Gulf of Mexico for days, massive flooding took place in parts of the Florida Panhandle where relentless tropical rains opened sinkholes and forced people from their homes, off the roads, and even off main highways.
Jun 7, 2012
ALPHARETTA, Ga. (NAMB) – Fritz M. Wilson, disaster relief and recovery team strategist for the Florida Baptist Convention since 2006, today
(June 7) was named executive director of the North American Mission Board’s disaster relief team. Wilson will be working with NAMB’s disaster relief team leader Mickey Caison through a time of transition.
Feb 9, 2012
MIAMI (NAMB)—At a brawny 6 foot-6 inches and 255 lbs., 36-year-old Danny Egipciaco looks more like a linebacker for the Miami Dolphins than a North American Mission Board (NAMB) national missionary and church planter.
Danny and Karina Egipciaco are among five NAMB missionaries featured as part of the annual Week of Prayer for North American Missions, March 4-11, 2012, and Annie
Jan 12, 2012
JACKSONVILLE (NAMB)—T.J. Ward, a 37-year-old church planting pastor in Winston-Salem, N.C., hasn’t had a paycheck since leaving his old church in Jacksonville, in December 2009, although he began to receive a salary from New Church this month.
Over the past 18 months, he and wife, Wendy—and their two little girls—have lived only on her Bank of America salary. They traded their dream home in Jacksonville for a “starter” home in Winston-Salem.
Aug 29, 2011
ALPHARETTA, Ga. (BP) -- Ironically, on Aug. 29 -- the sixth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina -- Hurricane Irene has almost ended her 1,500-mile path of destruction from North Carolina to eastern Canada.
Aug 31, 2010
ALPHARETTA, Ga. (BP)--The chairman of the North American Mission Board's trustees has called a special meeting of NAMB's entire trustee board on Tuesday, Sept. 14, in order to elect the next president of the Southern Baptist entity.
Jun 10, 2010
LENEXA, Kan. (BP)-Some of the stories of redemption and new beginnings seemed to have the kernel of a Hollywood movie script when 71 missionaries and 17 chaplains were commissioned by the North American Mission Board at Lenexa (Kan.) Baptist Church on Sunday, May 16.
Mar 1, 2010
ALPHARETTA, Ga. (BP)--Organizers of the "Buckets of Hope" initiative for Haiti relief estimate that 150,000 food buckets will be shipped to Port-au-Prince to help combat hunger in the earthquake-devastated country.
Feb 25, 2010
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (BP)--Yet another aftershock rattled Haiti in the early morning hours of Feb. 22, six weeks after the initial 7.0 earthquake devastated the Caribbean country.
Feb 23, 2010
ALPHARETTA, Ga. (BP)--The search for the next North American Mission Board president will accelerate after the Great Commission Resurgence Task Force issues its preliminary report during the SBC Executive Committee's Feb. 22 meeting in Nashville, Tenn.