Death and Dying


College and Career | Jan. 13 2000

Miami Baptist pastor killed in shooting spree

MIAMI – A Baptist pastor in Florida was among victims in a Dec. 26 shooting spree that left two dead and three seriously wounded before... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 13 2000

Good stewardship includes a will

Famed Minnesota philanthropist Percy Ross is known for his dictum “He who lives while he gives … also knows where it goes.”... [READ MORE]

Death and Dying | Jan. 13 2000

Muslims demand holy war against Christians

JAKARTA, Indonesia – Thousands of Muslims poured into Jakarta Jan. 7, demanding a holy war against Christians living in riot-torn provinces... [READ MORE]

Alabama | 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,... [READ MORE]

Death and Dying | Jan. 6 2000

Indonesian Christian/Muslim clash continues

MALUKU, Indonesia – More that 300 people died in clashes recently between Indonesian Christians and Muslims. In North Malice province,... [READ MORE]

Africa | Jan. 6 2000

World Vision identifies hot spots for 2000

FEDERAL WAY, Wash. – Sri Lanka, Montenegro and an African “arc of conflict” will be among the 10 most volatile areas of violence,... [READ MORE]

Conferences | Jan. 6 2000

Columbine crosses displayed

The display’s symbols couldn’t be ignored. Spread out in the back on an exhibition hall of the Georgia World Congress Center, 12... [READ MORE]

Death and Dying | Jan. 1 2000

Practicing tolerance requires discipline

In the past, I argued that some beliefs are worth dying for. I cautioned, however, that the New Testament teaches that by no means are we to... [READ MORE]

Africa | Jan. 1 2000

Muslim extremists torch churches on Zanzibar island

FUONI, Tanzania — Muslim extremists burned down a church building on Zanzibar island off the coast of Tanzania on July 30, church leaders... [READ MORE]