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Baptist News | Mar. 4 2019

LifeWay’s Brad Waggoner named acting president and CEO

LifeWay Christian Resources board chairman Jimmy Scroggins announced March 4 that trustees have asked Brad Waggoner, LifeWay executive vice president,... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Feb. 27 2019

Greenway elected 9th president of Southwestern Seminary

Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (SWBTS) alumnus Adam W. Greenway, dean of the Billy Graham School of Missions, Evangelism and Ministry... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Feb. 18 2019

Greenway is nominee for Southwestern Seminary president

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (SWBTS) alumnus Adam W. Greenway, dean of the Billy Graham School... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 6 2018

Arab Woman Today leader Abbassi named O’Brien Award recipient

By Grace Thornton Ruba Abbassi, CEO of the Jordan-based ministry Arab Woman Today (AWT), is the recipient of this year’s Dellanna West O’Brien... [READ MORE]

Other Baptist-related News | May. 6 2017

Baylor University names first female president

WACO, Texas — Linda Livingstone will be the first female president of Baylor University in Waco, Texas, when she begins her role June 1. Livingstone... [READ MORE]

Other Baptist-related News | Jan. 6 2017

Spencer Bachus honored for work against poverty

Former Alabama Congressman Spencer Bachus was recently honored at the U.S. Capitol as a Jubilee Champion by the faith-based anti-poverty coalition... [READ MORE]

Other Baptist-related News | Sep. 15 2016

Baptist-supported Native American children’s home stands firm on faith values amid criticism

American Baptist Home Mission Societies (ABHMS) has established a GoFundMe campaign to show solidarity with a children’s home in Oklahoma widely... [READ MORE]

Other Baptist-related News | Sep. 8 2016

Atheist in Seattle responds to Baptists’ service, love

Kim Menon was an avowed atheist. As a child her parents took her to church but no one could satisfy her with the answers she sought. “I thought... [READ MORE]

Other Baptist-related News | Jul. 15 2016

Unique platform, opportunity for ministry appears in Pokémon Go game

If your church is suddenly overtaken by Millennials with their eyes stuck on their phones, you can thank Pokémon. And several Alabama Baptist... [READ MORE]

Other Baptist-related News | Jul. 14 2016

Former minister now ‘prisoner to pain’ finds purpose, success while ‘lost’ in art

Almost by accident, Kerry Smith has become a popular artist — a sculptor, painter and woodcarver. But he hasn’t done it alone. His constant... [READ MORE]