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Baptist Press - 22 hours ago

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (BP) -- As laborers for Jesus, we are all working to reap a harvest through the Gospel. We plant, we water and we harvest. However, we don't always get to do all three things with the same person.Sometimes we're the one who plants th ...more

Baptist Press - 22 hours ago

EDITOR'S NOTE: "From the Seminaries" includes news releases of interest from Southern Baptist seminaries.Today's From the Seminaries includes items from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.Midwestern nam ...more

Baptist Press - 22 hours ago

GRAPEVINE, Texas (BP) -- The Southern Baptists of Texas Convention's Executive Board has elected Keith Collier as communications associate and editor of the SBTC's Southern Baptist TEXAN newsjournal.Collier has served since 2007 as director of news and ...more

Baptist Press - 22 hours ago

MOUNT VERNON, Ga. (BP) -- Braxton Caner, 15-year-old son of Ergun and Jill Caner, committed suicide July 29, according to reports at the SBC Voices website and on Facebook and Twitter.Ergun Caner is president of Brewton-Parker College, a Baptist-affili ...more

Baptist Press - 22 hours ago

DANDRIDGE, Tenn. (BP) -- For many of the members at Front Street Baptist Church in Statesville, N.C., the events of Oct. 2, 2013 will be etched in their memories for the rest of their lives. On that day nearly a year ago, six senior adults were ki ...more

Baptist Press - 22 hours ago

KHARKIV, Ukraine (BP) -- "Our city is under God's wing of protection," Nadia, a Ukrainian believer, said. Nadia said she feels it when she goes to the main square of Kharkiv each morning to pray for the city and for Ukraine.The eastern Ukrainian cit ...more

Baptist Press - Jul 29, 2014 3:22 PM

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

Baptist Press - Jul 29, 2014 3:22 PM

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

Baptist Press - Jul 29, 2014 3:22 PM

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

Baptist Press - Jul 29, 2014 3:22 PM

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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