Southern Baptist Convention


International | Feb. 17 2000

Board appoints Stephenses as international missionaries

Jerry and Deborah (Debbie) Gardner Stephens were among 55 people appointed by the International Mission Board (IMB) Nov. 17 during a service... [READ MORE]

Pastor | Feb. 17 2000

Merritt Likely nominee for SBC presidency

Suburban Atlanta pastor James Merritt will likely be nominated as president of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) when it meets June 13-14... [READ MORE]

Social Issues | Feb. 17 2000

Ethnic president not far away for Southern Baptists

Declaring that “the day is over” when the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) is “a white Anglo-Saxon denomination,” Paige... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Feb. 3 2000

Traylor challenges members to do churches’ ‘dirty work’

There’s dirty work to be done if a church is growing,” said Ted Traylor, pastor of Olive Baptist Church, Pensacola, Fla. Traylor... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Feb. 3 2000

Baptists give record missions offering in ’99

Southern Baptists gave a record $43.5 million to the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering for North American Missions in 1999, reported Robert E.... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Feb. 3 2000

WMU retreat allows women to get away

What is it like going to one of Jolene Ivey’s well-planned retreats? What is it like to be one of hundreds of women who have come to be... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Feb. 3 2000

Alabama Baptists formalize agreement with Venezuela during Dothan conference

Representatives from Vene-zuela and Alabama signed documents Jan. 25 at the Evangelism Conference in Dothan. The signing officially kicked off... [READ MORE]

College and Career | Jan. 27 2000

University to redefine relationship

Anguish in the Arizona Baptist family mounted Jan. 13 when Grand Canyon University (GCU) trustees removed the institution from a formal relationship... [READ MORE]

Africa | Jan. 20 2000

Leaders oppose ‘sex exploitation’ definition

Several conservative leaders, including Southern Baptist official Richard Land and Campus Crusade for Christ President Bill Bright, are opposing... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 20 2000

Pioneer Baptist journalist Bryant dead at 82

Belleville, Ill. — C.E. Bryant, a pioneer in Baptist corporate communications, died Jan. 7 in Belleville, Ill. Bryant, 82, served two years... [READ MORE]

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