National News

Latest News | Sep. 20 2020

Chick-fil-A pulls plans for San Antonio airport

Chick-fil-A said Sept. 14 that it no longer plans to open a restaurant in the San Antonio airport, even though the Texas city relented after... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Sep. 19 2020

Stanley shifts to pastor emeritus at FBC Atlanta

In a video announcement following the online service at First Baptist Church, Atlanta, Sept. 13, longtime pastor Charles Stanley announced his... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Sep. 16 2020

Headline News from around the Southeast for September 17

Georgia For Hebron Baptist Church, Dacula, Georgia, building connections with families is a top priority. Last spring’s pandemic-related quarantine... [READ MORE]

Financial | Sep. 16 2020

Churches report giving boost months after pandemic started

Giving to congregations has shifted upward after churches closed their buildings earlier this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, a survey... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Sep. 15 2020

2021 SBC annual meeting theme reflects growing shift away from ‘Southern’ Baptist name

By Baptist Press staff SBC Executive Committee President and CEO Ronnie Floyd hosted a Facebook Live event Sept. 15 to share more about the 2021... [READ MORE]

National News | Sep. 14 2020

California Baptists aid firefighters, residents

California Baptists are ministering as the state battles historic wildfires that have already burned more than 2 million acres. More than 14,000... [READ MORE]

Events Promotion | Sep. 14 2020

‘The Return’ set for Sept. 26; national, local prayer events set

In a time of uncertainty and civil and spiritual unrest, leaders of a national prayer effort, The Return, are calling believers across denominational... [READ MORE]

Campus News | Sep. 11 2020

Religious liberty of campus student groups ensured under new rule

The U.S. Department of Education on Sept. 9 finalized its new rule which prohibits institutions from denying faith-based student groups any of... [READ MORE]

National News | Sep. 11 2020

Opinion: There is a lady crying in the harbor, a reflection on 9/11

EDITOR’S NOTE — The following reflection was written on Sept. 14, 2001, three days after the 9/11 attack. TAB shares it today, the 19th... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Sep. 10 2020

California churches responding to needs during wildfires

The smoke surrounding Greg Kilgore’s house is so thick he cannot even see the surrounding hills. Kilgore, pastor of First Baptist Church in... [READ MORE]