Southern Baptist Convention

Baptist News | Sep. 18 2020

SBC Executive Committee President Ronnie Floyd hosts online event discussing 2021 SBC Annual Meeting

SBC Executive Committee President and CEO Ronnie Floyd hosted an online event Sept. 15 to talk about the 2021 SBC Annual Meeting to be held in... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Sep. 16 2020

Alabamian helps IMB examine future of missions

What is the future of missions? To answer that question, the International Mission Board commissioned Barna Group this year to conduct a survey... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Sep. 15 2020

2021 SBC annual meeting theme reflects growing shift away from ‘Southern’ Baptist name

By Baptist Press staff SBC Executive Committee President and CEO Ronnie Floyd hosted a Facebook Live event Sept. 15 to share more about the 2021... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Sep. 10 2020

Southwestern, Baylor file suit, allege ‘secret coup’

By George Schroeder Baptist Press Southwestern Seminary and Baylor University have filed suit against a charitable foundation which was set up... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Sep. 8 2020

Pandemic prompts churches to consider permanent changes

Every church has adjusted some aspects of ministry since the onset of the COVID-19 global pandemic. But even as the effects of COVID-19 continue... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Sep. 3 2020

Charges dropped against former Village Church children’s minister Matt Tonne

Criminal charges have been dropped against a former associate children’s minister at The Village Church, a Dallas-area Southern Baptist megachurch.... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Aug. 28 2020

IMB issues statement regarding Aderholt investigation

RICHMOND, Va. (BP) — The International Mission Board (IMB) has issued a statement which it says clarifies and corrects previous statements... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Aug. 24 2020

NAMB launches new racial reconciliation resource for churches

The North American Mission Board (NAMB) launched a free resource Aug. 20 designed to assist church leaders and their congregations as they navigate... [READ MORE]

Disaster Relief | Aug. 11 2020

U.S. officials say help on way to Beirut after massive explosion

Following the Aug. 4 explosion in Beirut that left at least 200 reported dead and thousands injured, U.S. officials are promising aid is on its... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Aug. 9 2020

Update: Churches asked to help in search for Marilane Carter

The Find Marilane search needs the help of churches in northwest and central Alabama, northeast Mississippi and southwest Tennessee. “We... [READ MORE]