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Top Stories | Aug. 1 2017

SPEAK conference draws 900-plus, challenges students to be ‘voice of influence’

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Using the hashtag #speak17, students took their praise of Alabama’s annual SPEAK conference to... [READ MORE]

Africa | Jul. 31 2017

Food aid reaches Christians in Nigeria

BORNO, Nigeria — Food aid is beginning to reach Nigerian Christians and others displaced by Boko Haram violence in the Lake Chad Basin, World... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 31 2017

State of Louisiana sued for its pro-life laws

BATON ROUGE, La. — The Center for Reproductive Rights filed a lawsuit in late June targeting Louisiana’s abortion facility licensing law... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 31 2017

Entity leaders challenge Southern Baptists to combine evangelism, discipleship

Disciple making in Southern Baptist churches was assessed by Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) entity leaders Kevin Ezell, David Platt and Eric... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 30 2017

Northeast noted as most ‘post-Christian’ region of US

Residents of Portland and Auburn, Maine, aren’t just living in the far Northeast. They’re in the most “post-Christian” part of the country.... [READ MORE]

Asia | Jul. 30 2017

Chinese couple killed, accused of ‘preaching’

Quetta, Pakistan — A Chinese couple was killed in June after Pakistani officials accused them of “preaching.” Reports say Lee Zing Yang,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 30 2017

Spurgeon collection now available online

A website expected to hold the largest digitized collection on the internet of writings by famed British theologian Charles H. Spurgeon is now... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 29 2017

Majority of Americans unaware of churches’ social service efforts

At least half of Americans realize that churches feed and clothe the poor but far fewer are aware of other social services congregations provide,... [READ MORE]

Music | Jul. 29 2017

Gettys focus on intersection of worship, missions

I am thankful for song writers and musicians who are thoughtfully crafting hymns that tell the gospel story, challenge us to think theologically... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 29 2017

Freedom From Religion Foundation targets Wetumpka police

The atheist group that is fighting the clergy housing allowance tax break and defending a Satanic monument’s placement in a Minnesota veterans... [READ MORE]