Burgaw Police Department
1 month ago
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Street preacher files lawsuit against Town of Burgaw, police chief

A lawsuit has been filed by a street preacher who was cited during the 2016 NC Blueberry Festival violating a Burgaw town ordinance.
Easter sunrise service Wrightsville Beach
1 month ago
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Easter sunrise services planned around Cape Fear

Churches and communities around the Cape Fear region are planning services at area beaches Sunday.
3 months ago
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Former members of NC church describe years of abuse, strict rules

Ex-congregants of the Word of Faith Fellowship say that they were regularly punched, smacked, choked, slammed to the floor or thrown through walls in the name of the Lord.
3 months ago
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Ministerial Roundtable meets to pray for unity

Members of the Ministerial Roundtable of Wilmington stood together at the Statue of Liberty replica next to city hall to pray for unity and peace in our country.
5 months ago
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Pope Francis frets societies are cold, calculating, lack compassion

Pope Francis in his New Year's homily has lamented societies becoming "cold and calculating" and bereft of compassion.
6 months ago
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Hundreds attend Wilmington’s Gathering for Peace

Hundreds gathered Saturday at Maides Park in Wilmington for a gathering of peace.
6 months ago
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Couples file appeal over North Carolina gay-marriage law

Three couples want an appeals court to revive their challenge to a North Carolina law allowing magistrates with religious objections to refuse to perform same-sex marriages.
7 months ago
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Billy Graham celebrates 98th birthday

Evangelist Billy Graham is 98 years old Monday, but his son says the family isn't planning a big party.
7 months ago
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US pastor to ask judge to reject Uganda anti-gay lawsuit

A Massachusetts evangelist will ask a federal judge to reject a lawsuit that accuses him of waging a long campaign to persecute gays in Uganda.
8 months ago
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Bishop Burbidge transferred to Catholic Diocese of Arlington

A North Carolina bishop has been selected to lead the Catholic Diocese of Arlington, Virginia.