Planned Parenthood has chosen to withdraw from the federal government's family planning program rather than change its abortion practices.
Send Relief celebrated the start of construction of a new ministry center in Puerto Rico with a ceremonial groundbreaking on Monday (Aug. 19). As the compassion ministry arm of the North American Mission Board, Send Relief expects the new facility will be a major boon to outreach efforts on the island.
The second-worst Ebola epidemic in history is taking place in the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, claiming more than 1,900 lives since the outbreak garnered World Health Organization concern in August of last year.
Longtime pastor Jack Stallings determined years ago to empathetically view life from the eyes of a black Christian, a feat he says he hasn't quite achieved, being he's white. Helping him has been his friend Robert Lee, installed Sunday to lead a merger of two congregations -- one white, one black -- the two men formerly pastored separately.
David Jeremiah describes the many ways Scripture sets forth Jesus as the King of Kings and Lord of Lords.
Today's From the States features items from: Illinois Baptist; Florida Baptist Convention