225 – Aug. 13 – This Day in Baptist History Past

Four hundred years invested by one family Shanghai on Fire 1937 – Japan attacked Shanghai.  Stephen Josiah Goddard, the son of a long line of American missionaries to China returned to the US with his wife Elizabeth, only to return in Nov. of 1939.  As the threat of war escalated, his wife and son went back to the states.  His…

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Christian Preachers Brutally Beaten at Gay Pride Festival

By Todd Starnes Jul 5, 2013 Two street preachers were brutally beaten — punched and kicked — by a crowd at a gay pride festival in Seattle and the entire melee was captured on video.  One was reported to be Pastor James Jobe of First Baptist Church – Tonasket, WA.  The preachers were holding signs reading “Repent or Else” and…

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