Southern Baptist Convention

Disaster Relief | Oct. 28 2020

As new storm looms, Southern Baptist volunteers maintain multiple responses

EDITOR’S NOTE: Sunday, Nov. 8, is Disaster Relief Appreciation Day in the Southern Baptist Convention. Heading into the final week of October,... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Oct. 26 2020

WMU approves reduced budget, 12 accept voluntary retirement offer

Twelve national WMU staff members opted to accept the voluntary retirement offer announced by the organization in early August, and WMU board... [READ MORE]

National News | Oct. 23 2020

SBC Seminaries: Wrapup of fall trustees meetings

Trustees of Southern Baptists’ six theological seminaries, in their fall 2020 meetings, conducted business, celebrated victories, and focused... [READ MORE]

National News | Oct. 23 2020

New England WMU president reflects on spiritual journey from Ghana to US

When Doris Opoku and her family immigrated to the United States from Ghana in 2008, they had no idea what ministry opportunities God had in store.... [READ MORE]

National News | Oct. 22 2020

ERLC brief urges court to rehear ‘ministerial exception’ case

The Southern Baptist Convention’s religious freedom entity and other faith organizations have urged a federal appeals court to reconsider its... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Oct. 21 2020

Headline news from around the Southeast for October 22

Georgia At Georgia Baptists’ inaugural Hispanic Leadership Summit, 115 participants adopted a five-year Hispanic ministry plan, The Christian... [READ MORE]

Abortion | Oct. 17 2020

ERLC ministry provides ultrasound machine

The Psalm 139 Project, a ministry of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, recently placed an ultrasound... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Oct. 16 2020

Ridgecrest Conference Center will be purchased by the Ridgecrest Foundation

Ridgecrest Conference Center will be purchased by the Ridgecrest Foundation, a new independent nonprofit ministry formed by supporters of the... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Oct. 16 2020

SBTS trustees keep controversial names

Trustees of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky, unanimously voted Oct. 12 not to remove the names of the school’s... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Oct. 15 2020

LifeWay agrees on terms of sale for Ridgecrest

LifeWay Christian Resources has reached an agreement to sell Ridgecrest Conference Center and Summer Camps to the Ridgecrest Foundation. The... [READ MORE]