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Legalizing casinos offers ministry opportunities for Arkansas Baptists

Legalizing casinos offers ministry opportunities for Arkansas Baptists

NEWS | Across Arkansas Latest News
Nov 9, 2018

WHILE A DISAPPOINTING outcome for Arkansas Baptists, the approval of a constitutional amendment by Arkansas voters legalizing casinos in four counties in the state presents ministry opportunities for churches to expand outreach to the gambling industry, as well as individuals and families impacted by gambling.

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Ky. Baptists cut ties with dually aligned churches Nov 13, 2018

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Ky. Baptists cut ties with dually aligned churches

The Kentucky Baptist Convention will cut ties with a small group of churches that remain dually...

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WBU Psi Chi collects books for SafeCare Nov 13, 2018

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WBU Psi Chi collects books for SafeCare

Psi Chi, an organization for psychology students at Williams Baptist University, has completed a book drive...

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Church giving up according to survey of Protestant pastors Nov 7, 2018

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Church giving up according to survey of Protestant pastors

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP) – The economic recovery appears to have reached the offering plate, according to...

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Williams presents alumni honors to Daniel, Guenrich Nov 7, 2018

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Williams presents alumni honors to Daniel, Guenrich

WALNUT RIDGE – Williams Baptist University (WBU) alumni David Daniel and Jake Guenrich were honored during...

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Ricky Skaggs: God's plan is personal, perfect Nov 6, 2018

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Ricky Skaggs: God's plan is personal, perfect

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP) – In the fall of 2017, Ricky Skaggs found himself in Texas with...

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Gayton, Cooper crowned at WBU Homecoming Nov 6, 2018

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Gayton, Cooper crowned at WBU Homecoming

WALNUT RIDGE – Williams Baptist University (WBU) held Homecoming festivities Nov. 3.

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Chitwood announced as candidate for IMB’s presidency Nov 6, 2018

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Chitwood announced as candidate for IMB’s presidency

RICHMOND, Va. – The International Mission Board (IMB) trustees’ Presidential Search Committee announced Tuesday, Nov. 6,...

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Baptists and alcohol: Is the consensus shifting? Nov 5, 2018

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Baptists and alcohol: Is the consensus shifting?

For well over a century, Southern Baptists have opposed drinking alcoholic beverages, in part over concern...

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