Real Life Issues


Children | Jan. 20 2000

Support grows for vouchers

More than half of all African-Americans now support school vouchers, according to a poll released Jan. 10 by the joint Center for Political and... [READ MORE]

Children | Jan. 20 2000

Parental rights: High Court weighs visitation arguments

The U.S. Supreme Court weighed arguments Jan. 12 in a case that has the potential to undermine parental rights, but the justices sent numerous... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 20 2000

IMB votes $23 million expansion project

International Mission Board (IMB) trustees have approved an immediate $23 million expansion of its crowded Missionary Learning Center (MLC) in... [READ MORE]

Health | Jan. 20 2000

Healthy marriages take time for talking

Steering clear of problems before they arise is the key to successful marriages, according to a respected Christian author. Gary Chapman, author... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 13 2000

Counseling prior to wedding a good idea, experts say

With so many marriages in the United States ending in divorce, more and more couples are seeking counsel before marriage. Often these premarriage... [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]

Health | Jan. 13 2000

Handling stress important

A couple’s move from engagement to marriage marks a milestone in the lives of both participants. But traveling that road can be a bumpy... [READ MORE]

Marriage | Jan. 13 2000

Something old, something new among traditions

Some things about weddings are predictable and never seem to change – mothers cry and fathers beam from ear to ear, while nervous brides... [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]

Africa | Jan. 13 2000

Seminary student ambushed while serving as Kenyan missionary

A Southeastern Seminary student was viciously beaten and his family terrorized Jan.1 along a dark highway in East Africa during an ambush by... [READ MORE]

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