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Baptist Press - Aug 29, 2014 4:52 PM

NOTA DEL EDITOR: La columna First-Person (De primera mano) es parte de la edición de hoy de BP en español. Para ver historias adicionales, vaya a http://www.bpnews.net/espanolSAN ANTONIO, Tex. (BP) -- Estoy convencido que los EE.UU. se está volviendo ...more

Baptist Press - Aug 29, 2014 4:52 PM

NAPLES, Fla. (BP) -- Most of us have worked hard to get where we are today. If you're like my wife and me, you periodically reflect back over your years of laboring. In our case, we can hardly believe it's spanned 43 years.Back in my second year of sem ...more

Baptist Press - Aug 29, 2014 4:52 PM

ALEXANDRIA, La. (BP) -- "Narcissism is increasing," concluded W. Keith Campbell, head of the department of psychology at the University of Georgia, "notably in the form of grandiose narcissism and NPD ."Campbell made those observations in a recent arti ...more

Baptist Press - Aug 29, 2014 4:52 PM

EDITOR'S NOTE: Frank S. Page, president of the SBC Executive Committee, has issued a call to prayer for revival and spiritual awakening for our churches, our nation and our world during 2013. Baptist Press will carry First-Person articles during the year ...more

Baptist Press - Aug 29, 2014 4:52 PM

EDITOR'S NOTE: 2nd VIEW is a key Baptist Press story that has been posted within the past several days. For a listing of additional key stories in Baptist Press in recent days, always take a look at the daily RECENT NEWS listing.Originally posted Augus ...more

Baptist Press - Aug 29, 2014 4:52 PM

AFGHANISTAN (BP) -- Reza* appears frail. He hobbles on a wounded leg. Haunted by his family's past and weighed down by a future full of threats, the young man appears much older than his years. Reza's father was an intellectual activist who worked tire ...more

Baptist Press - Aug 29, 2014 4:52 PM

TWISP, Wash. (BP) -- Patty Wetzel already knew the life-altering devastation that can come when fire strikes a home. She remembers well the night 37 years ago -- as a young mother -- when she and her family were forced to flee their burning home while sti ...more

Baptist Press - Aug 29, 2014 4:52 PM

RIDGECREST, N.C. (BP) -- LifeWay Christian Resources is facing "headwinds of change with an attitude of abundance and not scarcity," Thom S. Rainer told trustees during the board's Aug. 25-26 meeting.LifeWay's president cited Proverbs 12:11 as a source ...more

Baptist Press - Aug 29, 2014 4:52 PM

Following is a full transcript of the press conference:ROCKVILLE, Va. (BP) -- David Platt, as the new president of the International Mission Board, spoke with Baptist media representatives in a telephone press conference shortly after his election to t ...more

Baptist Press - Aug 29, 2014 4:52 PM

FORT WORTH, Texas (BP) -- Many are aware that Dr. David Platt was not my choice for the presidency of the IMB. But the presidential selection committee has assured us that at the end of the intercessory road, Dr. Platt is God's choice.Therefore, it is ...more