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Today's From the States features items from:The Christian Index (Georgia)The Pathway (Missouri)Arkansas Baptist NewsHispanic WMU showssteady growth in GeorgiaBy Jim BurtonRIVERDALE, Ga. (The Christian Index) -- There's a new and rapid ...more

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DALLAS (BP) -- In GuideStone President O.S. Hawkins' newest book, he examines difficult questions recorded in Scripture, as well as the answers the Bible reveals. "While devotionally reading through the Gospels some time back, I was captured by the num ...more

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WASHINGTON (BP) -- President Obama has selected a new ambassador at large for international religious freedom amid a sudden flurry of activity on the issue, and the Southern Baptist Convention's public policy entity has expressed misgiving about his choic ...more

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (BP) -- As followers of the crucified Messiah, our eternal hope is bound up in strength displayed through weakness (2 Corinthians 13:4), and followers of the risen Jesus are commanded to take up their cross and follow Him (Matthew 16:24).

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (BP) -- Teens and adults with special needs had the "Best Night Ever" at North Jacksonville Baptist Church."We learned from parents that the younger the children are, the more activities there are for them. But after they get older a ...more

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STEWARTSTOWN, Pa. (BP) -- Special needs children and their families have a cadre of buddies at Stewartstown Baptist Church.To share God's love with special needs families, the Pennsylvania congregation offers respite nights as an outreach to the commun ...more

Baptist Press - Jul 28, 2014 4:52 PM

FORT WORTH, Texas (BP) -- I once served a large church as food service director, special events coordinator and wedding coordinator during a journey in ministry has taken me through a variety of positions and responsibilities. Our church was a popular ven ...more

Baptist Press - Jul 28, 2014 4:52 PM

EDITOR'S NOTE: BP Ledger carries items for reader information each week from various Southern Baptist-related entities, and news releases of interest from other sources. The items are published as received.Today's BP Ledger contains items from:A. La ...more

Baptist Press - Jul 28, 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 July ...more

Baptist Press - Jul 28, 2014 4:52 PM

EDEN, N.C. (BP) -- Steve Griffith, senior pastor of Osborne Baptist Church in Eden, N.C., received a phone call last October that helped launch a movement of prayer and fasting in the church. The call came from Terry Daniel, a church member and local f ...more