Baptist News


Southern Baptist Convention | Jan. 6 2000

Patterson predicts SBC division

Southern Baptist Convention President Paige Patterson has predicted that some kind of division is in the near future for the nation’s largest... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 6 2000

Ridgecrest members share gospel with homeless

Students from Ridgecrest Baptist Church, Dothan, got a delayed start on handing out subway tokens during YouthLink 2000 in Atlanta. The 20 students... [READ MORE]

Europe | Jan. 1 2000

Pastors in Iran Could Face Death Penalty

ISTANBUL,TURKEY — Three pastors in Iran are facing charges that could lead to the death penalty for activities in the house-church movement... [READ MORE]

Books | Jan. 1 2000

Alabama author encourages Christians to discover their unique talents

Although evangelism is sometimes thought to be a spiritual gift, it actually underlies every spiritual gift that God bestows on a person, notes... [READ MORE]

Gender/Sexual Issues | Jan. 1 2000

American Baptists clarify opposition to homosexuality

American Baptists approved a clarifying statement about the group’s stance on sexuality in November during the group’s General Board... [READ MORE]

Bible Studies | Jan. 1 2000

NAMB lauches Go magazine for students

“Go!” The one-word summation of the Great Commission is also the name of the North American Mission Board’s newest magazine,... [READ MORE]

Europe | Jan. 1 2000

BWA joins Serbian Baptists in appeal for religious freedom

Denton Lotz, general secretary of the Baptist World Alliance (BWA), joined with Serbian Baptist leaders Jan. 21 to appeal for religious freedom... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 1 2000

Society offers mixed signals on proper sportsmanship

All the experts agree — today’s youth are getting mixed messages about the lessons to be learned from sports. “What has happened... [READ MORE]

Prayer | Jan. 1 2000

Ailing missionary subject of misleading e-mail rumor

How could a call for prayer ever be the wrong thing to do? After all, most Christians readily agree that prayer should be the first step rather... [READ MORE]

Other Baptist-related News | Jan. 1 2000

Why I Am a Missionary Baptist

In view of this year’s convention theme, “Through Every Door … Making Disciples,” I want to speak today on why I am a... [READ MORE]

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