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Baptist News | Sep. 23 2020

Headline News from around the Southeast for September 24

Georgia The Georgia Baptist Conference Center in Toccoa, operating at a loss for the past 20 years, will be offered for sale on the real estate... [READ MORE]

Instagram | Sep. 23 2020

See You at the Pole 2020 adapts, keeps focus on student-led prayer

See You at the Pole 2020 may look different than past years, but the focus of the annual event – a dedicated time of prayer initiated, organized... [READ MORE]

Abortion | Sep. 22 2020

Court vacancy puts spotlight on abortion again

A sudden vacancy on the U.S. Supreme Court has thrust abortion even further into the spotlight for a deeply divided country facing a divisive... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Sep. 21 2020

Moore, others decry reported hysterectomies on detainees

Southern Baptist ethicist Russell Moore and other evangelical Christian leaders have called for the federal government to make public its investigation... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Sep. 20 2020

Chick-fil-A pulls plans for San Antonio airport

Chick-fil-A said Sept. 14 that it no longer plans to open a restaurant in the San Antonio airport, even though the Texas city relented after... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Sep. 19 2020

Stanley shifts to pastor emeritus at FBC Atlanta

In a video announcement following the online service at First Baptist Church, Atlanta, Sept. 13, longtime pastor Charles Stanley announced his... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Sep. 16 2020

Headline News from around the Southeast for September 17

Georgia For Hebron Baptist Church, Dacula, Georgia, building connections with families is a top priority. Last spring’s pandemic-related quarantine... [READ MORE]

Financial | Sep. 16 2020

Churches report giving boost months after pandemic started

Giving to congregations has shifted upward after churches closed their buildings earlier this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, a survey... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Sep. 15 2020

2021 SBC annual meeting theme reflects growing shift away from ‘Southern’ Baptist name

SBC Executive Committee President and CEO Ronnie Floyd hosted a Facebook Live event Sept. 15 to share more about the 2021 Annual Meeting and... [READ MORE]

National News | Sep. 14 2020

California Baptists aid firefighters, residents

California Baptists are ministering as the state battles historic wildfires that have already burned more than 2 million acres. More than 14,000... [READ MORE]