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Baptist News | June 10, 2019

‘Pursue’ Christ through prayer, missions is message of 2019 WMU annual meeting

EDITOR’S NOTE: Updated June 12, 2019, at 10 a.m. to correct final attendance. “Sweet home, Alabama, where the skies are so blue. Sweet... [READ MORE]

Latest News | June 8, 2019

Writers from across South gather at SCWC to be ‘equipped and encouraged’

By Jessica Ingram The Alabama Baptist The pouring rain and rolling thunder weren’t going to keep writers away from the Southern Christian Writers... [READ MORE]

Latest News | June 7, 2019

Exclusive issue of TAB produced for SBC annual meeting; special thanks to sponsors

It’s crunch time as Baptist leaders and entities finalize projects and plans for the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) annual meeting being... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | June 6, 2019

Prayer for president, letter that followed stirs up social media controversy for pastor David Platt

A misleading headline related to President Donald Trump’s impromptu visit to a Virginia church June 2 began a social media frenzy two days... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | June 6, 2019

Jamie Dew elected president of New Orleans Baptist Seminary

James K. “Jamie” Dew Jr. was elected ninth president of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (NOBTS) in a special called trustee... [READ MORE]

Latest News | June 6, 2019

New Taiwan gay ‘marriage’ law  passes despite voter rejection

A Christian coalition in Taiwan is lamenting the legalization of gay “marriage” in the country May 16, months after a majority of voters... [READ MORE]

Latest News | June 5, 2019

SBCAL to vote on statement protecting minors

Associational leaders will vote in June on a document encouraging Southern Baptist associations, state conventions and churches to proactively... [READ MORE]

Latest News | June 5, 2019

International Mission Board looks to future, appoints 26 new missionaries

International Mission Board (IMB) trustees approved the appointment of 26 new missionaries to take the gospel to the nations during their May... [READ MORE]

Latest News | June 4, 2019

Southern Baptist Disaster Relief teams respond to Midwest tornadoes, flooding

Southern Baptists have mobilized disaster relief teams to help homeowners and share the gospel of Jesus Christ in storm-ravaged areas of the... [READ MORE]

Latest News | May 29, 2019

Extremists threaten family in Uganda

Yusuf Tulo, a Ugandan man who converted from Islam to Christianity in October 2018, was worshipping with his family in their home in eastern... [READ MORE]

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