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FORT WORTH (BP) — Southwestern Seminary provost Randy Stinson has issued a statement affirming the seminary’s commitment to biblical sexuality in response to former professor Robert Lopez’s claims he was dismissed from Southwestern for “his position on same-sex relationships and his advocacy for victims of same-sex abuse.” Lopez stated through a public relations firm that […]
Burmese members (from Myanmar) of Worcester Baptist Church in Worcester, Mass., eat at a church fellowship meal. Many of them can trace their gospel conversion back Baptist missions pioneer Adoniram Judson. Judson was born about 60 miles away in Malden, Mass. WORCESTER BAPTIST CHURH/BP
At left Vickie Rhodes, assistant managing director for the Union Baptist Church Ministry Center, talks with Pastor Eddie Wilcox, center, and Charles Walker, managing director. SCOTT BARKLEY/Index
“We could really use the help [to rebuild]. It would greatly encourage and strengthen our people.”
Worshipers gather at an Eastern Orthodox church in Bulgaria. Though Eastern Orthodoxy is thecountry’s official religion, many people are atheist and disinterested in spiritual things. IMBmissionaries say they often face apathy on one side and distrust on the other — the Baptist church and others outside Orthodoxy are viewed as sects. But even in the […]
“It gets you excited again about things you were called to do that you put on the back burner.”
African American pastors are the most likely to say the economy is having a negative effect on their congregation…
“You learn to stand up under challenges. God uses those times.”
COLOMBIA — The day they heard Carlos’s story, Paul and Robin Tinley had just dropped off the last little bit of winter clothing they had collected. They had been passing clothes out for months, and this was the first time they had run out. It’s not hard to see why they did. The flow of […]
“God’s work will never die, so keep your focus on the work instead of the worker!”
“I’ve seen great needs from retired ministers…