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Baptist Press - 11 hours ago

Today's From the States features items from:Portraits (Arizona)The Baptist Record (Mississippi)Southern Baptist TexanMissionary work bearing fruitin Native American communitiesBy Irene A. HarkleroadSACATON, Ariz. (Portraits) -- "There ...more

Baptist Press - 11 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 July ...more

Baptist Press - 11 hours ago

RICHMOND, Va. (BP) -- The Arab Spring movement for freedom, which brought so much hope and expectation to the Middle East just three years ago, is stone-cold dead -- hijacked by Islamic extremists, brutalized by repressive governments, trampled into the d ...more

Baptist Press - 11 hours ago

RICHMOND, Va. (BP) -- Lynn Carter* always wanted to serve in missions somewhere in Africa but after attending the MedAdvance Conference in Rockville, Va., that may be changing. The registered nurse from Milford, N.J., read about the conference in seve ...more

Baptist Press - 11 hours ago

ISRAEL (BP) -- Several days after the death of three schoolboys in Gaza, Stephen Johnson* still weeps. He isn't the only one.And he isn't the only one praying that the heartbreak of war casualties among Palestinians and Israelis ends soon.More than ...more

Baptist Press - 11 hours ago

NASHVILLE (BP) -- It's a moment many Christians have had to face: a family member's announcement that he or she is gay.Amid feelings of sorrow, guilt, fear and anger that families may experience surrounding such an announcement, biblical counseling exp ...more

Baptist Press - Jul 21, 2014 5:22 PM

PENSACOLA, Fla. (BP) -- The entire church is waiting expectantly. When your church is in transition -- seeking a new pastor or other ministry staff member -- there are a few things any member can do:Help church leaders-- In any size church, the adde ...more

Baptist Press - Jul 21, 2014 5:22 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:Home ...more

Baptist Press - Jul 21, 2014 5:22 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 21, 2014 5:22 PM

ALPHARETTA, Ga. (BP) -- Southern Baptist Disaster Relief (SBDR) teams began preparing meals and providing shelter on Sunday (July 20) for families affected by wildfires in Okanogan County, Wash.The fires began July 14, after lightning struck in Methow ...more