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Latest News | Nov. 10 2019

Seven-year-old boy allowed to use “James” as chosen name after mother enrolls him in school as “Luna”

James Younger, a 7-year-old Dallas boy whose mother enrolled him in kindergarten as a girl named Luna, will be allowed to use James as his chosen... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 9 2019

Judge strikes down new HHS rule on abortion participation

On Nov. 6 a federal judge struck down a new rule that could open the way for more health care workers to refuse to participate in abortions or... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 8 2019

Mohler to be nominated for next SBC president

Albert Mohler Jr., president of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, said he will accept a nomination to serve as Southern Baptist Convention... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 8 2019

Crist, two pastors with SBC ties admit to sexual sin, abuse

Christian stand-up comedian John Crist and two pastors with Southern Baptist Convention ties have been accused of sexual sin and abuse. Crist... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 4 2019

Audit reveals April missions offerings error; AAEO, LMCO totals affected

A routine year-end audit of an unnamed state convention partner revealed an error in giving receipts to the Southern Baptist Convention Executive... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 4 2019

Baghdadi operation named for young Christian captive

Following a U.S. counterterrorism operation named in her memory, Kayla Mueller is being touted for her ability to hold on to her faith despite... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 1 2019

Gospel artist Kirk Franklin announces boycott of GMA, Dove Awards, TBN

Gospel music mogul Kirk Franklin said he will boycott the Gospel Music Association (GMA), the Dove Awards and Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN)... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 1 2019

SBC church: Pastoral vote affected by racism

First Baptist Church, Naples, a Southern Baptist church in southwest Florida, has acknowledged that “racial prejudice” was a factor in its... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 1 2019

Judge puts Alabama abortion law on hold

Alabama’s restrictive new abortion law is on hold after U.S. District Court Judge Myron Thompson issued a preliminary injunction Oct. 29. ... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 29 2019

Federal Judge issues injunction to prevent Alabama abortion law from going into effect

U.S. District Court Judge Myron Thompson issued a preliminary injunction today (Oct. 29) putting Alabama’s restrictive new abortion law on... [READ MORE]