July 17, 2019Baptist News | Featured
BOLIVAR, Mo. – Southwest Baptist University's (SBU) Statement of Faith has not been implemented effectively across the fabric of the university, according to an external peer assessment committee that completed its work there in June.
July 15, 2019Nation | Featured
ASHEVILLE, N.C. – The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on July 11 upheld its June 20 decision allowing the Trump administration to enforce new rules blocking Title X family planning funds from going to abortion facilities.
The 7-4 vote rejected an...
July 10, 2019Nation | Featured
PLANO, Texas – First Liberty Institute has joined a lawsuit for public records involved in Chick-fil-A's ban from the San Antonio airport for supporting religious groups.
First Liberty, one of three agencies or offices investigating the San Antonio...
July 8, 2019Featured
RIDGECREST, Calif. – A group of local, church volunteers had finished a day of cleaning up and repairing damage to Immanuel Baptist Church, Ridgecrest, Calif., following a 6.4 earthquake on July 4. The next night, the 7.1 earthquake undid their hard...
July 3, 2019Baptist News | Perspectives | Featured
As flood waters recede and cleanup begins across Arkansas, it’s important to be aware of potential health risks. Flood water and standing water each pose various risks, including infectious diseases, chemical hazards and injuries.
Q: What health...
June 28, 2019Baptist News | Featured
ATLANTA — LifeWay Christian Resources trustees unanimously elected Ben Mandrell as the organization’s 10th president during a special called meeting June 28 in Atlanta.
“I am grateful for the opportunity to lead in such an important season for...
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...
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...
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...
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...