BCC and many of the local churches have considerably strengthened their net assets in the last decade. This is not a coincidence, but the result of a clear vision and goal-oriented effort to fulfill our charitable objective .
Since March, the whole world has been in a state of emergency because of the effects of Covid 19, and that has had a tremendous impact on this year’s BCC Conferences. So far, five of our usual conferences as well as four camps hosted by Brunstad Ungdomsklubb, our collaborative youth organization, have been cancelled. We…
bcc.media had its first recording day for “Intro”, a new TV show made for “tweens”, young people who are transitioning from being children to youth. The media foundation is now coming out with a good viewing option for this group, put together by a team of employees and dedicated youth workers.
Brunstad Christian Church started in Norway on May 17th, 1898 through Johan O. Smith’s conversion and is a result of his life and work. At the present time BCC has local churches in 54 countries spread over every continent. In Norway there are 19 local churches comprised of approximately 8,000 members.
In Norway BCC is often called “Smith´s Friends,” due to its origins, but this has never been our official name. BCC´s local churches use the name Brunstad Kristelige Menighet (BKM), which is “Brunstad Christian Church” in Norwegian.
The overall purpose in BCC is to encourage everyone to live a life as a disciple of Jesus according to Jesus’ Great Commission. We want to show charity, caring and generosity towards the individual in its various conditions and circumstances.