New Directions International Alumni

May 27, 2008

“These stones shall be a memorial to the sons of Israel forever” (Josh. 4:7)

This past weekend we celebrated “Memorial Day” as a Nation.  It is a time that we pause to remember and give thanks to all of our military people serving in America and around the world.  It is especially a time to remember those who “fell in battle” securing the freedoms we enjoy in America today.

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May 22, 2008


It’s always fun when some of our ND Alumni come back to Burlington for a visit…for ministry…for preaching…for singing.  Recently, Shaunna Atkinson Bolton was in town to sing at Burlington Christian Academy’s Spring Auction.

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May 15, 2008

“And the Master said…‘Go out into the highways and hedges and compell them to come in, that my house may be filled.” (Luke 14:23)

Dear ND Alumni & Friends,

One of the uniquenesses of the ND’s was our ability to go out into the “highways and hedges” of life and use music to compell people to “come in” to the Kingdom of God.  That’s why one of our signature songs was: “Takin’ It To The Streets.”  When we started doing that, there were few other groups going into the places we went to.  Or in the famous words of Star Trek, we were “…going where no one else dared to go!” 

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