Baptist News


Financial | Feb. 24 2000

Cooperative Program gifts continue to rise

NASHVILLE — January receipts and budget year-to-date gifts to the Southern Baptist Convention’s (SBC) Cooperative Program (CP) were... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Feb. 24 2000

Potts gains new position at Samford

Earl Potts, former executive director of the Alabama Baptist State Convention, has been named director of ministerial placement at Samford University.... [READ MORE]

Conferences | Feb. 24 2000

Approved plan revitalizes conference centers

NASHVILLE — The direction and concepts outlined in a 15-year revitalization plan for Glorieta (N.M) and Ridgecrest (N.C.) conference centers... [READ MORE]

Books | Feb. 17 2000

Tour finds a variety of items

What does a Christian bookstore include? Is it for everyone? A walking tour of a LifeWay Christian Bookstore provides a glimpse of what a shopper... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Feb. 17 2000

Church bookstores meeting members’ needs

While Christian retailers are popping up across the state, some churches are looking inward to provide for members’ needs. Tera Ferguson,... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Feb. 17 2000

Two Alabama churches hit by high winds

Two Alabama churches received minor to moderate damage as a result of high winds Feb. 13 that damaged several businesses and left many across... [READ MORE]

International | Feb. 17 2000

Board appoints Stephenses as international missionaries

Jerry and Deborah (Debbie) Gardner Stephens were among 55 people appointed by the International Mission Board (IMB) Nov. 17 during a service... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Feb. 17 2000

Mobile native Kelly crowned Miss University of Mobile

A University of Mobile student has set her sights on the Miss Alabama Pageant after being crowned Miss University of Mobile 2000 Feb. 5 at the... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Feb. 17 2000

Bookstore owners consider competition helpful

Despite the popularity of Christian products at secular retailers, managers of Christian book stores do not believe bigger stores like Wal-Mart... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Feb. 17 2000

Alabama residents complete training in church, community-based care

Thirty-four Alabama residents are ready to begin parish nurse ministries in their churches and communities following completion of basic training... [READ MORE]

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