National News


Law/Legal/Politics/Voting | Jan. 13 2000

FCC rule alarms religious broadcasters

WASHINGTON – In a move causing alarm among religious broadcasters, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has issue expanded guidelines... [READ MORE]

Children | Jan. 13 2000

Ten Commandments issues continue to rise

LONDON, Ky. – The state whose 1978 law mandating Ten Commandments classroom displays was overturned by the U.S. Supreme Court is increasingly... [READ MORE]

Death and Dying | Jan. 13 2000

Abortion rates dropping, CDC says

The number of legal abortions in the United States dropped to its lowest rate in 20 years in 1997, the government’s Centers for Disease... [READ MORE]

National | Jan. 13 2000

Graham says Christians shouldn’t target groups

NEW YORK – Targeting Muslims and Jews for conversion is not the approach Billy Graham would take to Christian evangelism, he said in a... [READ MORE]

Conferences | Jan. 6 2000

Columbine crosses displayed

The display’s symbols couldn’t be ignored. Spread out in the back on an exhibition hall of the Georgia World Congress Center, 12... [READ MORE]

Men | Jan. 6 2000

First, Jacksonville, pastor plans retirement

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Homer Lindsay Jr., pastor of First Baptist Church in Jacksonville for nearly 31 years, announced Dec. 19 that he will... [READ MORE]

Conferences | Jan. 6 2000

Thousands Respond to Invitation

Southern Baptist mission leaders gave a simultaneous invitation to students attending YouthLink 2000 the morning of Dec. 31 to be on mission... [READ MORE]

Churches | Jan. 6 2000

Four Baptists named greatest preachers

Four well-known Southern Baptist ministers have been named among the greatest preachers in the 20th century, according to rankings releasing... [READ MORE]

Conferences | Jan. 6 2000

10,000 youth celebrate new year in Atlanta

Shouts and cheers rang out around the world as the year 2000 became a reality time zone by time zone. But the shouts in seven sites in the United... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 6 2000

Ridgecrest members share gospel with homeless

Students from Ridgecrest Baptist Church, Dothan, got a delayed start on handing out subway tokens during YouthLink 2000 in Atlanta. The 20 students... [READ MORE]

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