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NASHVILLE (BP) -- This weekly Bible study appears in Baptist Press in a partnership with LifeWay Christian Resources of the Southern Baptist Convention. Through its Leadership and Adult Publishing team, LifeWay publishes Sunday School curricula and additi ...more

Baptist Press - 10 hours ago

ANDALUSIA, Ala. (BP) -- I was saved as a young adult in a small, Southern Baptist church in Beaufort, S.C. Early in my church experience, I heard about and saw our church willingly and gladly invest 10 percent of our undesignated gifts through the Coopera ...more

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NEW ORLEANS (BP) -- New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary trustees approved a number of initiatives during their April 16 meeting to enhance the school's counseling/social work program and the Christian education division's study of discipleship.Dur ...more

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NEW ORLEANS (BP) -- New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary trustees, to broaden accessibility to its degree programs, approved a new master of divinity specialization and removed the "on-campus" requirements for distance learning degrees during their Ap ...more

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (BP) -- Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary dedicated its new chapel complex, expanded its doctor of biblical studies degree and elected a new graduate dean during the trustees' meeting in Kansas City, Mo.The seminary's spring enro ...more

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WAKE FOREST, N.C. (BP) -- Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary celebrated 10 years of leadership by President Daniel Akin during its spring board of trustees and board of visitors meeting.Trustees also approved new Ph.D. tracks, established the Ki ...more

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NASHVILLE (BP) -- Labby cried loudly as her parents left her on the first day of preschool. The 3-year-old was overly thin. Her brittle hair and small, black teeth were signs of poor health and poor hygiene. At lunch, Labby and her friends devoured eve ...more

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NASHVILLE (BP) -- A new book arguing that Christianity is compatible with homosexuality represents a line of biblical interpretation that has only emerged in the last 60 years and conflicts with practically all Christian and Jewish teaching on homosexuali ...more

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DULUTH, Ga., (BP) -- Wesley Thompson would probably contend he's devoted to ministry. A student at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, he's pursuing a degree in church ministries, with an emphasis on students and families, to improve his ability at pre ...more

Baptist Press - Apr 22, 2014 4:22 PM

Today's From the States features items from:Baptist & Reflector (Tennessee)Florida Baptist ConventionIllinois BaptistBaptists offerhope for homelessBy Chris Turner CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (Baptist & Reflector) -- Jimmy Turner practically g ...more