The Foreign Mission Board
National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc.
On Two Hemispheres
Bits From The Life Story of Lewis G. Jordan
by Lewis Garnett Jordan, Cynthia D. Cooper (Foreword)
Lewis Garnett Jordan, the author of this insightful work, was born into slavery.
Like many slaves during that period of American history, he chose his name from those of three benefactors who had befriended and helped him. Out of those borrowed names came one of the best preachers and church builders the race has produced. In 1896, he became the third Executive Secretary of the Foreign Mission Board of Negro Baptist Churches, USA. He served for 26 years. He was a temperance advocate, which won him the respect of the American people, who nominated him for the United States Congress on the Prohibition ticket.
The present volume is a reissue of the original, published in 1936. L.G. Jordan's great-granddaughter Cynthia D. Cooper has now made On Two Hemispheres: Bits From The Life Story of Lewis G. Jordan available, with a new introduction and foreword, to readers for whom the realities of slavery, and this important milestone in American history, are fast becoming unfamiliar.
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The Mission Herald Magazine
Bringing Christian disciples to the point of preparation to become committed to strong, faithful Christian service is both the mysterious workings and callings of the Holy Spirit who uses the intentional and obedient actions of the Church through Christian education and should be understood as a sacred trust given to the Church by God through Jesus Christ. As National Baptists we commit ourselves to comprehensively equip our churches in providing the necessary Biblical and spiritual resources that will thoroughly equip disciples for effective ministry. With eight departments and hundreds of classes, there is something here for everyone!
1 Year $20 / 2 Years $35
The Missionary Worker's Manual
by William J. Harvey III, Dollye W. Cunningham, and Bruce N. Alick
A good resource for guiding church ministries in the development of missions and missionary work.
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