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Charles Stanley makes transition to pastor emeritus at Atlanta, First, Anthony George named senior pastor
Sep14

Charles Stanley makes transition to pastor emeritus at Atlanta, First, Anthony George named senior pastor

ATLANTA, Ga. (BP)—In a video announcement following the online service at Atlanta, Ga., First, Sept. 13, longtime pastor Charles Stanley announced his transition to pastor emeritus. Stanley, who came to First Baptist as an associate pastor in 1969 before being named pastor two years later, informed the church’s board earlier this month of the decision. “I’m so grateful (God) saw fit to allow me to serve as your pastor for more than 50...

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Adoptive mother, birth mother to provide son with life-giving support
Jul23

Adoptive mother, birth mother to provide son with life-giving support

WAYCROSS, Ga. (BP) — In 1968 a young woman stood in the parking lot of a mill, waiting for a young man to get off work. Their conversation quickly became emotional, heated even. She told him she was pregnant and the baby was his. He told her to get an abortion, saying he didn’t want anything to do with her or the baby. Already the mother of a 3-year-old son when she was 20, she was working nights for a local cloth...

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Clemson’s Lawrence shines on and off the field
Jan10

Clemson’s Lawrence shines on and off the field

**Editors Note** Article reposted from www.christianindex.org. The original date of publication was January 8, 2019. DULUTH, Ga.,—For other Cartersville residents and I, it was surreal to see Trevor Lawrence, a kid who had just been known around town as “Trevor” since he was 15, on the national stage. It shouldn’t have been. Over four years we saw his talent at Cartersville High’s Weinman Stadium, the spirals thrown at ridiculously...

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