Other Baptist-related News


Administration Issues | Jan. 27 2000

American Baptist leader announced retirement

VALLEY FORGE, Pa. – Daniel Weiss, general secretary of American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A. since 1988, says he will retire from the... [READ MORE]

Churches | Jan. 27 2000

Klempnauer chosen for SBREA position

NASHVILLE – Lawrence R. Klempnauer, a longtime member of the Southern Baptist Religious Education Association (SBREA), will be nominated... [READ MORE]

Other Baptist-related News | Jan. 13 2000

Faith can be integrated into ceremony

Couples planning weddings have many choices and they don’t always involve matters such as flowers, catering, photography, etc. Today’s... [READ MORE]

Other Baptist-related News | Jan. 13 2000

Mary Lou Retton: Motherhood nudges public witness

It was one of the greatest moments in Olympic history. For nine years of her young life, Mary Lou Retton had worked toward the moment. She needed... [READ MORE]

Churches | Jan. 6 2000

Four Baptists named greatest preachers

Four well-known Southern Baptist ministers have been named among the greatest preachers in the 20th century, according to rankings releasing... [READ MORE]

Law/Legal/Politics/Voting | Jan. 6 2000

Baptist receive White House apology over religious comment

White House spokesman Joe Lockhart had apologized for his comments linking the Southern Baptist Convention to organizations that “perpetuate... [READ MORE]

Men | Jan. 6 2000

Halbrooks chosen to lead divinity school

RICHMOND, Va. – The faculty dean at Baptist Theological Seminary at Richmond has been tapped as president of American Baptist-related Colgate... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 6 2000

WMU releases new Bible study series

BIRMINGHAM – Responding to a growing number of requests for Bible study materials, national Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU) has published... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Jan. 6 2000

A Year in Review

By Greg Heyman By far, the biggest news for Alabama Baptists in 1999 was the defeat of proposed state lottery gambling. Church leaders from different... [READ MORE]

Health | Jan. 6 2000

Christians more likely to divorce, study says

VENTURA, Calif. – A new study by the Barna Research Group in Ventura, Calif., says born-again Christians are more likely to go through... [READ MORE]