Churches | Mar. 9 2000

New congregations demonstrate diversity

ATLANTA — More than half of the new congregations added to the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) in 1999 were predominantly ethnic or African-American.... [READ MORE]

Financial | Mar. 9 2000

Cooperative Program posts February increase

NASHVILLE — February receipts and budget year-to-date gifts to the Southern Baptist Convention’s (SBC) Cooperative Program (CP) were... [READ MORE]

College and Career | Mar. 9 2000

Gardner-Webb University receives accredidation

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. — A Baptist-affiliated divinity school in North Carolina has won accreditation by the Association of Theological... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 9 2000

Shocco seeking summer intern

  Shocco Springs Baptist Conference Center is seeking an intern for the upcoming summer. Journalism, page layout and graphic design experience... [READ MORE]

Law/Legal/Politics/Voting | Mar. 9 2000

Kentucky Senate addresses renting rights

FRANKFORT, Ky. — A bill allowing organizations to refuse to rent facilities to groups on the basis of religious concerns has gained approval... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 9 2000

Gardenia Mae shares gospel — her way

The petite figure of Gardenia Mae Firbatch saunters onto the stage wearing hiking boots, overalls and a well-stocked tool belt. “Howdy!”... [READ MORE]