Fewer numbers at the Baptist World Alliance’s two signature events have strained financial resources, the BWA’s general secretary said.

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FREDERICKSBURG, Va. -- Nearly 150 people received copies of the newly-published Church Management Guidebook at a Nov. 17 luncheon hosted by the Virginia Baptist Mission Board’s support services team during the annual meeting of the Baptist General Association of Virginia.

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PORT SULPHUR, La. -- Virginia Baptists concluded their more than two-year assistance to south Louisiana’s victims of Hurricane Katrina with a Sept. 26-27 celebration at Port Sulphur Baptist Church -- one of the congreations hardest hit and the focus of dozens of Virginia Baptist mission teams.
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Like Hamlet, everyone must face the difficult task of choosing how to respond to the situations confronting them every day. For every believer, whose life is influenced by the veracity and guidance of the word of God, the “to-be-or-not-to-be” question demands a response.
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Regional YEC draws more than 375 youth from across Southwest Virginia to Dublin.

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Thursday, 13 November 2008 00:11

SECOND OPINION: On giving

As we are all well aware, we are in the midst of a global economic crisis. The world is facing a financial maelstrom and so too are churches and religious bodies, including all the partners in the Baptist General Association of Virginia family.
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Thursday, 04 December 2008 00:12

Seminars to focus on tax planning

The most important federal reporting obligation for most churches is withholding and reporting employee income taxes and Social Security (FICA) taxes. A number of unique rules apply to churches and “ministers for tax purposes.”
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Each year there are an estimated 5,000 international students who come to Virginia Beach to work during the summer. These students come from Russia, Turkey, Ukraine and China. They are usually A-B students, who are studying in the sciences as well as engineering, and international economy. Most work two full-time jobs and share housing arrangements with six or more other workers. It usually takes one job to cover the cost of coming to Virginia Beach and the other to help with the next year's college expenses.
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If we suppose, for the sake of argument, that an average person's life span is 77 years, and if we were to look for the most pivotal points in that person's life, what would they be?
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“This is my first time to Missions Connection; it's been a great week!” commented one lady from Hardy Central Church.
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