COVID-19


Baptist News | Jan. 16 2021

Pensacola church offers hope through COVID-19 vaccines

By Barbara Denman Florida Baptist Witness Olive Baptist Church in Pensacola, Florida, has become the site of life-sustaining hope for thousands... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Jan. 13 2021

Headline News from around the Southeast for January 14

Florida Instead of its usual Christmas production, Bell Shoals Church in Tampa, Florida, released a half-hour film, “Nothing Wasted,” focused... [READ MORE]

Abortion | Jan. 13 2021

Supreme Court reinstates restrictions on abortion pill

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday granted a request from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to reinstate restrictions on mifepristone, a drug... [READ MORE]

COVID-19 | Jan. 12 2021

Samaritan’s Purse field hospitals much in demand as COVID case counts rise

On a cold, gray January morning, the field hospital Samaritan’s Purse erected on the asphalt parking lot in the rear of the city’s hospital... [READ MORE]

COVID-19 | Jan. 11 2021

US-approved COVID-19 vaccines don’t violate faith-based principles, leaders say

In a growing consensus, religious leaders at the forefront of the anti-abortion movement in the United States are telling their followers that... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 11 2021

COVID-19 vaccination set to begin Jan. 18 for Alabamians 75+, other critical groups

The Alabama Department of Public Health announced Friday (Jan. 8) that COVID-19 vaccinations will be available statewide beginning Jan. 18 on... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 7 2021

WMU ministry reaches ministers’ wives online

As the COVID-19 pandemic stretched on in 2020, people began to be concerned about the stress pastors were facing — and rightly so, said Candace... [READ MORE]

COVID-19 | Jan. 5 2021

Dozens of virus cases traced to Massachusetts church’s Christmas services

Dozens of positive coronavirus cases have been traced back to Christmas services at a Massachusetts church, authorities said. The Woburn Board... [READ MORE]

COVID-19 | Jan. 4 2021

Court: Ohio county order violated Christian schools’ rights

A federal appeals court Thursday provided the go-ahead for Christian schools in an Ohio county to resume holding in-person classes during the... [READ MORE]

COVID-19 | Jan. 4 2021

Samaritan’s Purse to open a North Carolina field hospital for COVID-19 patients

Samaritan’s Purse is opening a field hospital in western North Carolina to treat overflow patients suffering from the coronavirus. The evangelical... [READ MORE]