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Baptist Press - Sep 15, 2014 5:22 PM

ALPHARETTA, Ga. (BP) -- Stephanie Copenhaver is not entirely sure why they keep coming back or why they showed up in the first place. Apart from an invitation through her kids and their friends, there didn't appear to be anything else that drew six studen ...more

Baptist Press - Sep 12, 2014 5:22 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/espanolFORT WORTH, Tex. (BP) -- Un ser humano que va en el camino de Jesús debería e ...more

Baptist Press - Sep 12, 2014 5:22 PM

ALEXANDRIA, La. (BP) -- It seems it is once again time for a refresher course on the application of the First Amendment to life in the United States.A variety of news reports have indicated that the Arkansas State football team has been instructed by t ...more

Baptist Press - Sep 12, 2014 5:22 PM

NASHVILLE (BP) -- As each day passes, a news-saturated America is confronted with an array of troubling reports, stretching from the nation's spiritual decline to the horrors of persecution targeting believers in such countries as Iraq, Iran, North Korea, ...more

Baptist Press - Sep 12, 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 Sept. ...more

Baptist Press - Sep 12, 2014 5:22 PM

NASHVILLE (BP) – Tim Tebow, the popular former college and pro quarterback revered and criticized for his Christian faith and his on-the-field prayers that coined the word "Tebowing," continues to make headlines this year as a football commentator -- and ...more

Baptist Press - Sep 12, 2014 5:22 PM

UKRAINE (BP) -- Artillery shells rock buildings. Armed men run through the streets firing their weapons. Citizens take refuge in any safe haven they can find. Yet, Christian workers in eastern Ukraine say the church has never been more alive.In Kharkiv ...more

Baptist Press - Sep 12, 2014 5:22 PM

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (BP) -- It took until the final hours of the veto session late on Sept. 10, but the Missouri legislature has overridden Gov. Jay Nixon's vetoes and joined two other states with the nation's longest waiting periods before an abortion: 7 ...more

Baptist Press - Sep 12, 2014 5:22 PM

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

Baptist Press - Sep 12, 2014 5:22 PM

KURDISTAN (BP) -- The newlyweds collapsed into bed, exhausted from a day filled with wedding celebrations. It was their first night as man and wife.They were jolted awake in the wee hours of the morning, when artillery shells exploded near their home. ...more