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Latest News | August 27, 2020

Three North Alabama cities vote to go wet

Voters in three Alabama municipalities said yes to alcohol sales in ballot resolutions on August. 25. In Lauderdale County, voters in Killen... [READ MORE]

Latest News | August 27, 2020

Latin America’s evangelical churches hard hit by pandemic

Throughout Latin America, a traditionally Catholic region with a surging evangelical presence in nearly every country, evangelical churches have... [READ MORE]

Latest News | August 27, 2020

Liberty students, alumni split on Falwell’s scandalous exit

Some say he has sinned but should be forgiven. Others want an investigation. Jerry Falwell Jr.’s resignation as president of Liberty University... [READ MORE]

Latest News | August 27, 2020

Kirk Franklin: On supporting COVID aid, fighting racial injustice, boycotting TBN

Grammy-winning gospel performer Kirk Franklin can’t be onstage these days but he’s featured virtually in an upcoming benefit to draw attention... [READ MORE]

Latest News | August 27, 2020

Churches evacuate ahead of Hurricane Laura’s ‘unsurvivable’ storm surge

CAMERON, La. — Just a mile inland from the Gulf of Mexico stands First Baptist Church of Cameron, La., which lost its sanctuary to Hurricane... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | August 26, 2020

Will Southern Baptists exist in 50 years?

A straight-line decline in membership for more than 50 years should sound an alarm for Southern Baptists, something several ardent researchers... [READ MORE]

Latest News | August 24, 2020

Jerry Falwell Jr. out as president of Liberty University

The board of Liberty University has accepted the resignation of its president, Jerry Falwell Jr., after a roller coaster day in which Falwell... [READ MORE]

Latest News | August 24, 2020

Falwell releases statement, claims wife’s affair led to mental health issues

Embattled Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr. released a statement Aug 23. through the Washington Examiner in which he claims his... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | August 24, 2020

NAMB launches new racial reconciliation resource for churches

The North American Mission Board (NAMB) launched a free resource Aug. 20 designed to assist church leaders and their congregations as they navigate... [READ MORE]

Latest News | August 23, 2020

Headline News from around the Southeast

Georgia To protect churches and other businesses from claims and lawsuits related to COVID-19, Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed Senate Bill 359,... [READ MORE]

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