June 27, 2019Baptist News | Featured
BROWNSVILLE, Texas – While state and national officials craft responses to the humanitarian crisis along the Mexico border, Southern Baptist entities – including the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention (SBTC) and the North American Mission Board (NAMB) – are actively engaged in addressing the migrant influx.
June 26, 2019ABN Digest | Featured
LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Right to Life has undertaken a statewide billboard campaign to promote the Safe Haven law and Safe Haven baby boxes in all 75 counties in Arkansas, Rose Mimms, executive director of the Arkansas Right to Life, announced June...Read More
June 26, 2019Baptist News | Featured
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – This year for the first time in at least two decades, churches in every state sent messengers to the annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC), the SBC Executive Committee announced in official statistics released...Read More
June 25, 2019ABN Digest | Featured
WASHINGTON – Pro-choice legislatures and governors in at least four states have responded to the wave of pro-life state laws this year with expansions of abortion rights.
Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo signed into law June 19 a bill that protects...Read More
June 25, 2019Baptist News | Featured
FORT WORTH, Texas – Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (SWBTS) is committed to protecting survivors of abuse and being a safe place for the vulnerable, Adam W. Greenway, president of the seminary, said in response to a lawsuit filed by a...Read More
June 24, 2019Featured
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Southern Baptists recorded the lowest number of baptisms in 74 years in 2018, according to the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) Annual Church Profile (ACP) statistical summary.
Conversely, Southern Baptist congregations saw an...Read More
June 24, 2019Featured
SILOAM SPRINGS – Flashlight? Check. Sunscreen? Check. Bible? Check.
Camp season is upon us, and students are packing their bags in anticipation. But how does the camp staff get ready for summer?
“Camp readiness is both physical and spiritual,” said...Read More
June 23, 2019Featured
SMALLER CHURCHES in Arkansas have been busy this year making big improvements and renovations. From remodeling to bringing buildings up to code, these improvements will allow churches to continue to serve surrounding communities.
Pee Dee Baptist...Read More
June 21, 2019Featured
ARKANSAS BAPTISTS are responding following historic rainfall across America’s heartland that shattered records in May – resulting in widespread flooding along the Arkansas River.
Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson, a member of Immanuel Baptist Church,...Read More
June 20, 2019Nation | Featured
WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court ruled June 20 that the World War I memorial cross located on public property in Bladensburg, Md., is not unconstitutional and can remain standing.
In a 7-2 decision, SCOTUS rejected the lower courts claim in The...Read More