Baptist News


Alabama News | Jan. 13 2000

Alabama Caretakers

After studying a recent Sunday School lesson on stewardship of the earth, it occurred to me that if Alabama Baptists were to rally together as... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 13 2000

Southside sets MLK service

“Living Love and Justice” is the theme of services scheduled for Jan. 16 at Southside Baptist Church, Birmingham. April Wells will... [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]

Other Baptist-related News | Jan. 13 2000

Mary Lou Retton: Motherhood nudges public witness

It was one of the greatest moments in Olympic history. For nine years of her young life, Mary Lou Retton had worked toward the moment. She needed... [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]

National News | Jan. 13 2000

Ministers’ wives find new support through e-mail

Pastors’ wives as well as other vocational ministers’ wives across the Northwest Baptist Convention (NWBC) have begun using computer... [READ MORE]

Asia | Jan. 13 2000

Turk pastors arrested, churches raided

TURKMENISTAN – Less than a month after Baptist pastor Rahim Tashov was released from prison in Turkmenistan, authorities arrested two pastors... [READ MORE]

Law/Legal/Politics/Voting | Jan. 13 2000

Group requests ‘civility pledge’ from candidates

WASHINGTON – With the Iowa presidential caucuses looming ahead, a nonpartisan religious alliance is stepping up pressure on candidates... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 6 2000

Thousands respond to invitation

Southern Baptist mission leaders gave a simultaneous invitation to students attending YouthLink 2000 the morning of Dec. 31 to be on mission... [READ MORE]

Bible Study Tools | Jan. 6 2000

Spanish soap operas save souls in America

Saving souls with soap operas? It’s happening. Spanish speakers throughout North and South America are coming to Christ through “En... [READ MORE]