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Baptist News | Nov. 25 2020

Naples’ New Beginnings Ministries a ‘game changer’ for Southwest Florida

By Jessica Pigg Florida Baptist Witness With an estimated 6.6 million unchurched people calling south Florida home, Irvin Stallworth and his... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Nov. 25 2020

Let Jesus’ love, example be the guide, speakers urge in video messages

Jimmy Scroggins said he’s had conversations with several pastors lately who say that as soon as they can create an exit ramp to transition... [READ MORE]

Abortion | Nov. 24 2020

Recent appeals court rulings uphold pro-life provisions in several states

A federal appeals court ruled on Monday (Nov. 23) that Texas and Louisiana can cut off Medicaid funding to Planned Parenthood clinics. The decision... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Nov. 23 2020

Ministers, longtime friends help revitalize historic Tennessee Baptist church

By Lonnie Wilkey Baptist and Reflector Attendance at Mouth of Richland Baptist Church in Blaine, Tennessee, one of the oldest churches in the... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Nov. 19 2020

Churches prioritize responsible outreach during a pandemic

Churches around the country are wrestling with the issue of how to re-engage regular churchgoers whose attendance has trailed off during the... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Nov. 19 2020

Half of Pastors See Negative Economic Impact for Church

After a few years of economic optimism, pastors say the 2020 economy is hurting their congregation. According to a new survey from Nashville-based... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Nov. 18 2020

Headline news from around the Southeast for November 19

Georgia The Homeless Move Team, a group of 30 Truett McConnell University students, goes out weekly to take sandwiches, cookies and water to... [READ MORE]

National News | Nov. 18 2020

Justice Alito: Some COVID-19 church restrictions blatant discrimination

The nation’s High Court allowed blatant discrimination to stand in at least two cases limiting church activity during the COVID-19 pandemic,... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Nov. 18 2020

Guidance on protecting churches from lawsuits offered by ERLC, SAAG

The Southern Baptist Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission and a special advisory group have published the first of a series of state policy... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 18 2020

Sony Pictures to acquire evangelical Christian streaming service Pure Flix

Sony Pictures announced Nov. 12 it is purchasing Pure Flix’s evangelical Christian video-streaming service launched in 2015 as a family-friendly... [READ MORE]