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Baptist Press - 9 hours ago

EDITOR'S NOTE: On World Hunger Sunday, Oct. 12, Southern Baptist congregations will address hunger issues across North America and around the world, many by focusing on the theme "Hunger Happens Everywhere." Donations received are channeled through Global ...more

Baptist Press - 9 hours ago

Today's From the States features items from:The Baptist Messenger (Oklahoma)Arkansas Baptist NewsWestern Recorder (Kentucky)The Impact of Oklahomabusiness leaders in East AsiaBy David HuAs East Asia has rapidly entered into a market-d ...more

Baptist Press - 9 hours ago

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 Aug. ...more

Baptist Press - 9 hours ago

LEESBURG, Fla. (BP) -- Working in the midst of a massive cleanup after severe flooding hit Pensacola, two Florida Baptist Disaster Relief volunteers found more than a ministry to homeowners; they discovered love and a new life partner."We were able to ...more

Baptist Press - 9 hours ago

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (BP) -- The Woman's Missionary Union's WorldCrafts ministry has launched the Support Freedom campaign to help deliver women from human trafficking and sexual exploitation, and has partnered with seven new people groups to expand its craft ...more

Baptist Press - 9 hours ago

WASHINGTON (BP) -- An American Christian being held captive in North Korea said in interviews with CNN and the Associated Press that his health is failing and asked the U.S. government to help secure his release.Meanwhile, Secretary of State John Kerry ...more

Baptist Press - 9 hours ago

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (BP) -- David Platt was in Nepal on the last day of a mission trip in February when he awoke to an email that would change his life: IMB's president, Tom Elliff, was retiring.Platt's head fell back onto his pillow as the possibilities ...more

Baptist Press - 9 hours ago

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP) -- Life-saving relief supplies are being delivered to Iraqi Christians and other minorities forcibly displaced in northern Iraq by radical ISIS Islamists.Many of these families have gone for three weeks with little to eat, said Ab ...more

AP News - Sep 01, 2014 1:20 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has sent official notification to Congress of his order for last week's airstrikes and humanitarian aid drops to help Iraqis threatened by Islamic State militants.The White House on Monday released a lett ...more

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