Churches | Feb. 24 2000

Baptist church faces arson attacks

SUMY, Ukraine — A spate of arson attacks on a newly built Baptist church in the eastern Ukrainian town of Sumy has forced the congregation... [READ MORE]

Churches | Feb. 24 2000

Churches boost security following attacks

The Tampa, Fla., police department has advised two Southern Baptist churches to increase their security after the churches were vandalized by... [READ MORE]

Churches | Feb. 24 2000

Qatar government approves first church

DOHA, Qatar — The government of Qatar has given permission to Christians to build the first church in that country. Qatar, a small Islamic... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Feb. 17 2000

Church bookstores meeting members’ needs

While Christian retailers are popping up across the state, some churches are looking inward to provide for members’ needs. Tera Ferguson,... [READ MORE]

Church Committees | Feb. 17 2000

Allergies nothing to sneeze at for some churchgoers

Going to church can make some people physically ill. In fact, they may find they can’t be as involved in church activities because of the... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Feb. 17 2000

Two Alabama churches hit by high winds

Two Alabama churches received minor to moderate damage as a result of high winds Feb. 13 that damaged several businesses and left many across... [READ MORE]

Churches | Feb. 17 2000

Churches in state making improvements

For many years the elegant design of First Baptist Church in Troy has been a landmark of the city. This year the church is celebrating its 150th... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Feb. 10 2000

Montgomery church offers example of racial harmony

For He Himself is our peace, who made both groups into one, and broke down the barrier of the dividing wall, … and might reconcile them... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Feb. 10 2000

‘Few are many,’ Martinez agrees

Diego Martinez’s church in Barcelona, Barceloneta Baptist Church, averages an attendance of about 130 and sponsors three mission points... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Feb. 10 2000

Southside, Gadsden, among churches that continue working in Spain

Spanish Baptists may have found friends for a lifetime. Although the Alabama-Spain partnership officially ended Dec. 31, 1999, several Alabama... [READ MORE]