Baptist News

Alabama News | Mar. 2 2000

‘Jesus on Leadership’ conference set for April 3

A conference examining Jesus’ leadership is scheduled for April 3 at Mt. Hebron West Baptist Church in Elmore. Gene Wilkes, pastor of Legacy... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Mar. 2 2000

Ministry to Armed Forces gets new chair

ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Robert C. Vickers, director of the chaplaincy evangelism team at the North American Mission Board (NAMB), has been elected... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 2 2000

Love of music kept blind member in choir

The third Sunday in January was a bittersweet day for Jim Sherrill.     That morning, Sherrill sang in the choir at Dawson Memorial... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 2 2000

Alabamian appointed to SBC Foundation

Herbert T. Thomas, pastor of Circlewood Baptist Church, Tuscaloosa, and member of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) Executive Committee,... [READ MORE]

Bible Beliefs | Mar. 2 2000

Seminaries offer Bibles to prospective students

LOUISVILLE, Ky.— Seminaries have begun sending a CD-ROM Bible to prospective students after finding a growing number of incoming freshmen... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 2 2000

Alabama property among Arizona liquidation

Still Waters Resort, Dadeville, is among property the bankrupt Baptist Foundation of Arizona (BFA) now has for sale. It is unpredictable what... [READ MORE]

Churches | Mar. 2 2000

Church arsons continue to decrease

WASHINGTON — Church arsons have decreased for the third straight year after a jump in the arson rate in 1996, a task force studying the... [READ MORE]

National News | Mar. 2 2000

National WMU gets Carver School endowment from Southern Seminary

Nearly $1 million in endowment funds has been transferred from control of Southern Seminary in Louisville, Ky., to national Woman’s Missionary... [READ MORE]

Church Staff | Mar. 2 2000

Pastoral support site enters cyberspace

The local ministerial association is going global via a new high-tech ministry tool being promoted by California Southern Baptist pastor Rick... [READ MORE]

National | Mar. 2 2000

76 NAMB missionaries appointed

A group of 76 new missionaries and members of a suburban Atlanta church were challenged during a North American Mission Board commissioning service... [READ MORE]