Baptist News


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

Group requests ‘civility pledge’ from candidates

WASHINGTON – With the Iowa presidential caucuses looming ahead, a nonpartisan religious alliance is stepping up pressure on candidates... [READ MORE]

Financial | Jan. 13 2000

Cooperative Program totals up for December

December 1999 totals for the SBC Cooperative Program Allocation Budget year were up by more than $2,561,945.65 over the previous year, according... [READ MORE]

Other Baptist-related News | Jan. 13 2000

Mary Lou Retton: Motherhood nudges public witness

It was one of the greatest moments in Olympic history. For nine years of her young life, Mary Lou Retton had worked toward the moment. She needed... [READ MORE]

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]

Other Baptist-related News | Jan. 13 2000

Faith can be integrated into ceremony

Couples planning weddings have many choices and they don’t always involve matters such as flowers, catering, photography, etc. Today’s... [READ MORE]

Ministries | Jan. 13 2000

State Baptist paper ceases publication

TOPEKA, Kan. – The Baptist Digest, the monthly news journal of the Kansas-Nebraska Southern Baptist Convention, published its last issue... [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]

Human Rights/Freedom | Jan. 13 2000

Saudi Arabia religious police raid Christian worship service

Saudi Arabia’s vigilante religious police raided a private Christian worship service in Riyadh Jan. 7, arresting 15 of the estimated 100... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 13 2000

Facing stress topic of upcoming conference

Strength Under Stress, a conference for pastors, staff members and their families, will be held Feb. 28 from 9 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. at Huffman Baptist... [READ MORE]

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