Baptist News


College and Career | Aug. 3 2000

Schrader new president of Shorter College

ROME, Ga. — Ed Schrader, associate dean of the division of science since 1995 at Millsaps College, Jackson, Miss., has been named as Shorter... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Aug. 3 2000

Indian church not for sale to gamblers

“Under no circumstances will the North American Mission Board (NAMB) allow property it now owns to be sold and used, directly or indirectly,... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Aug. 3 2000

Study examines ministers’ salaries

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. — The average full-time Southern Baptist pastor earns $39,187 a year in salary and housing allowance, plus benefits and... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 3 2000

Valley Head church helps needy students

Valley Head Baptist Church in DeKalb Association has joined with Southern Bible Institute in an effort to help Alabama’s children. “Project... [READ MORE]

National News | Aug. 3 2000

Viewer guides help families weed through objectionable TV fare

Not too long ago, a common question in most families was, “What’s on TV tonight?” Times change though, and many families —... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 3 2000

Former WMU director shares stories of miracles

Asked to name a few miracles in Old Testament times, one might mention that God spoke to Moses  through a burning bush, demolished the walls... [READ MORE]

National News | Aug. 3 2000

Bishops approve ‘committed relationships’

DENVER — Episcopalian bishops gave their stamp of approval July 13 to a sweeping statement that expresses the church’s “support”... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Aug. 3 2000

Tournament winner shares truth of Bible

When the world is crumbling under your feet, Jesus is the firm foundation you can always count on,” said Diane Lambuth, winner of the Alabama... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Aug. 3 2000

Vague state law encourages video gambling

The slow moving current of video gambling that is seeping across Alabama has the potential of cresting into a full-blown storm of controversy.... [READ MORE]

National News | Aug. 3 2000

House calls for posting of ‘God We Trust’

WASHINGTON — The House passed a bill July 24 encouraging display of “In God We Trust,” the national motto, in public buildings.... [READ MORE]