Mission conference unfolds at Mount Vernon Baptist
Mount Vernon Baptist, 2150 Mount Vernon Road in Hurricane, will have a mission conference 11 a.m. Sunday.
Guests include Corenne Smith, an American Baptist missionary in Brazil, and her husband, Philip, of Hope Unlimited for Children, a ministry geared to rescue children from the streets.
Joining the conference by Skype will be J.R. DeGuzman, a Baptist missionary in the Philippines, whose parents and sister were killed last spring by opponents of evangelical Christianity.
Exhibits on display will feature the church's support of missions and missionaries in Latvia, Russia, Japan, Mexico, Israel, Brazil and the Philippines. A dinner will follow the 11 a.m. service. For more information call 304-757-9110.