Baptist News


Alabama | Jan. 20 2000

Alabama hosts IMB missionary appointment service

Four Alabama Baptists were among 36 Southern Baptist missionaries commissioned during the Jan. 10 appointment service at Lakeview Baptist Church,... [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]

Ministries | Jan. 13 2000

State Baptist paper ceases publication

TOPEKA, Kan. – The Baptist Digest, the monthly news journal of the Kansas-Nebraska Southern Baptist Convention, published its last issue... [READ MORE]

Children | Jan. 13 2000

Ten Commandments issues continue to rise

LONDON, Ky. – The state whose 1978 law mandating Ten Commandments classroom displays was overturned by the U.S. Supreme Court is increasingly... [READ MORE]

Death and Dying | Jan. 13 2000

Abortion rates dropping, CDC says

The number of legal abortions in the United States dropped to its lowest rate in 20 years in 1997, the government’s Centers for Disease... [READ MORE]

Human Rights/Freedom | Jan. 13 2000

Saudi Arabia religious police raid Christian worship service

Saudi Arabia’s vigilante religious police raided a private Christian worship service in Riyadh Jan. 7, arresting 15 of the estimated 100... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 13 2000

Facing stress topic of upcoming conference

Strength Under Stress, a conference for pastors, staff members and their families, will be held Feb. 28 from 9 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. at Huffman Baptist... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 13 2000

Counseling prior to wedding a good idea, experts say

With so many marriages in the United States ending in divorce, more and more couples are seeking counsel before marriage. Often these premarriage... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 13 2000

Evangelism conference set in Dothan

Five sessions of preaching and singing will be featured during the annual Alabama Baptist State Evangelism Conference, Jan. 24-25, at the Dothan... [READ MORE]

National News | Jan. 13 2000

Trend continues: Worship attendance declined in 1999

A new survey of Protestant churches says attendance at worship services during 1999 declined slightly in keeping with the trend of recent years.... [READ MORE]

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