Virtue/Character Ethics

Alabama Baptist Entities | Jun. 7 2012

ERLC trustees reprimand Richard Land, terminate radio program over Trayvon Martin comments

Two reprimands have been issued to Richard Land by the trustee executive committee of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC). The... [READ MORE]

Children | May. 31 2012

Emory University accused of academic bullying

ATLANTA — A renowned neurosurgeon, who received the Presidential Medal of Freedom and who successfully separated twins who were joined... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | May. 24 2012

Cuts for state’s social programs less drastic than expected but level of funding a concern

Alabama’s social programs “barely averted disaster” this year as lawmakers passed the 2013 general fund budget bill May 16.... [READ MORE]

Human Rights/Freedom | May. 24 2012

Assemblies of God congregation forced to identify members

TEHRAN, Iran — Leaders of the Assemblies of God’s (AOG) Central Church of Tehran told their congregation May 6 that authorities have... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Apr. 5 2012

Teen’s death prompts discussion about meaning of justice

Amid the backlash surrounding the killing of Trayvon Martin, Baptist leaders are calling for proper investigation in the case as well as discussions... [READ MORE]

Gender/Sexual Issues | Mar. 29 2012

Social media connects former lingerie model with ministry committed to redefining beauty

When Alex Eklund updated his Facebook status on Nov. 30, he had no idea it would make him a social media star. Eklund was studying in the Baylor... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Mar. 22 2012

Presbyterian ‘breakaway’ groups signal ‘seismic shift’?

There’s a popular saying in church-planting circles: It’s easier to make babies than to raise the dead. That principle applies to... [READ MORE]

Asia | Jan. 12 2012

Starving families in India force hundreds of girls into prostitution

Imagine living in a society in which you are judged by your station in life, determined by your birth, rather than by your individual worth or... [READ MORE]

Gender/Sexual Issues | Jan. 5 2012

MTV reality shows ‘demean’ women

Only 24 percent of what women said about themselves on four of MTV’s most popular reality shows was positive, according to an analysis... [READ MORE]

Financial | Jan. 5 2012

Abstinence funding restored in federal budget

WASHINGTON — Funding for abstinence education has returned to the federal budget in the spending bill passed by Congress and signed by... [READ MORE]