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Alabama | Apr. 6 2000

Donated silverware provides funds for WMU’s WorldSong

  In life, Etoyle Harris was known as a supporter of missions. And her gift to the Baptist Foundation of Alabama (BFA) means lives will... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Apr. 6 2000

Getting to know God through personal walk

  My plan was to petition God for those things in my life I needed. To be honest, I didn’t quite know what they were, but as most... [READ MORE]

National News | Apr. 6 2000

High Court keeps nude dancing ban

In a 7-2 vote, the Supreme Court ruled March 29 that communities may ban nude dancing in bars without violating the First Amendment, and chose... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Apr. 6 2000

Sheriff criticized following prayer video release

  A New Mexico sheriff was so moved by a video shown at his church for churches in his county, urging them to pray for revival. Sheriff... [READ MORE]

National News | Apr. 6 2000

High Court questions prayers

The U.S. Supreme Court wrestled March 29 with whether student-led, student-initiated prayers at public-school football games are permissible... [READ MORE]

Africa | Apr. 6 2000

Southern Baptist missionaries survive carjacking

  A Southern Baptist missionary family in Zambia said they are praising God after surviving a Feb. 17 carjacking by armed bandits. Southern... [READ MORE]

National News | Mar. 23 2000

Baptist Faith & Message report coming in May

NASHVILLE — Seeking to give constituents enough time to “familiarize themselves” with their report, the Baptist Faith &... [READ MORE]

Conferences | Mar. 23 2000

Promise Keepers to charge fees for conference

DENVER — Promise Keepers has decided to once again charge fees at its evangelical men’s conferences. The men’s ministry announced... [READ MORE]

National News | Mar. 23 2000

CBS dismisses rumor of ‘Angel’ show’s demise

  Fans of the hit CBS television series “Touched by an Angel” can rest assured — there is no organized effort to have... [READ MORE]

National News | Mar. 23 2000

Baptist Convention of Americas in works

AUSTIN, Texas — The foundation has been laid for a new convention of Baptists — to be based in Texas — to encompass churches... [READ MORE]