Southern Baptist Convention


Africa | Feb. 24 2000

Kenya missions trip heightens awareness of WorldSong staffers

A recent missions trip to Kenya in east Africa provided seven camp staff members from WorldSong Missions Place with experiences to share with... [READ MORE]

Conferences | Feb. 24 2000

Approved plan revitalizes conference centers

NASHVILLE — The direction and concepts outlined in a 15-year revitalization plan for Glorieta (N.M) and Ridgecrest (N.C.) conference centers... [READ MORE]

Music | Feb. 17 2000

Grammy nomination a first for CenturyMen

For the first time in their 30-year history, The CenturyMen, a 100 member men’s chorus of Southern Baptist musicians, have been nominated... [READ MORE]

Books | Feb. 17 2000

Tour finds a variety of items

What does a Christian bookstore include? Is it for everyone? A walking tour of a LifeWay Christian Bookstore provides a glimpse of what a shopper... [READ MORE]

International | Feb. 17 2000

Board appoints Stephenses as international missionaries

Jerry and Deborah (Debbie) Gardner Stephens were among 55 people appointed by the International Mission Board (IMB) Nov. 17 during a service... [READ MORE]

Pastor | Feb. 17 2000

Merritt Likely nominee for SBC presidency

Suburban Atlanta pastor James Merritt will likely be nominated as president of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) when it meets June 13-14... [READ MORE]

Social Issues | Feb. 17 2000

Ethnic president not far away for Southern Baptists

Declaring that “the day is over” when the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) is “a white Anglo-Saxon denomination,” Paige... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Feb. 3 2000

Traylor challenges members to do churches’ ‘dirty work’

There’s dirty work to be done if a church is growing,” said Ted Traylor, pastor of Olive Baptist Church, Pensacola, Fla. Traylor began with... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Feb. 3 2000

Baptists give record missions offering in ’99

Southern Baptists gave a record $43.5 million to the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering for North American Missions in 1999, reported Robert E.... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Feb. 3 2000

WMU retreat allows women to get away

What is it like going to one of Jolene Ivey’s well-planned retreats? What is it like to be one of hundreds of women who have come to be... [READ MORE]