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Baptist News | Jan. 6 2000

Yother joins Baptist staff as graphic artist

Anita Yother joined The Alabama Baptist staff as a graphic artist effective Jan. 3. Yother came to the Baptist from national Woman’s Missionary…

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Baptist News | Jan. 6 2000

YouthLink 2000

More than 1,200 Alabama students found a unique way to spend the end of the 20th Century. They didn’t use the last days of their Christmas…

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Baptist News | Jan. 6 2000

Missions Millennium: Ours was the age the gospel broke out of its ‘ghetto,’ spread around the world

If you were a European Christian on the eve of A.D. 1000, Y2K’s impact on your holiday plans. You faced threats like starvation or extinction…

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Baptist News | Jan. 6 2000

Hawaii High Court ends efforts at gay marriages

HONOLULU, Hawaii – The Hawaii Supreme Court has ended efforts to legalize gay marriage in the state, which once was expected to approve same-sex…

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Baptist News | Jan. 6 2000

Alabamians graduate from seminary

Alabamians graduating from seminary during the December graduations included students at Samford University’s Beeson Divinity School, New Orleans…

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Baptist News | Jan. 6 2000

Baptist receive White House apology over religious comment

White House spokesman Joe Lockhart had apologized for his comments linking the Southern Baptist Convention to organizations that “perpetuate…

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Baptist News | Jan. 6 2000

Baptists network to take gospel to Last Frontier

Southern Baptist pastors and lay people from about 275 churches embraced a challenge to take the gospel to the ends of the earth during The Summit…

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Baptist News | Jan. 6 2000

A Year in Review

By far, the biggest news for Alabama Baptists in 1999 was the defeat of proposed state lottery gambling. Church leaders from different denominations,…

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Baptist News | Jan. 6 2000

UM nursing program earns grant

The Helene Fuld Health Trust of New York has awarded a $70,000 grant to the University of Mobile (UM) to help registered nurses earn their bachelor’s…

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Baptist News | Jan. 6 2000

First, Jacksonville, pastor plans retirement

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Homer Lindsay Jr., pastor of First Baptist Church in Jacksonville for nearly 31 years, announced Dec. 19 that he will…

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