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Racial healing, Great Commission, Cooperative Program headline SBC Advance

<div class="wp-caption aligncenter"><img src="http://www.bpnews.net/images/ca7d0598-119d-45c5-b7fc-f0f26e041109-SBC-Ad... width="560" style="display:block;margin:10px auto;max-width:560px;max-width:100%;"></div> NASHVILLE (BP) -- Amid unprecedented challenges resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as racial unrest and tumult after the recent death of an African American man in police custody, the Southern Baptist Conventi

Cities erupt in more violence as Trump decries 'lowlifes'

<div class="wp-caption aligncenter"><img src="http://www.bpnews.net/images/731d290c-61e6-4509-a68c-fdf4fef0b7e2-firefi... width="560" style="display:block;margin:10px auto;max-width:560px;max-width:100%;"></div> WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump on Tuesday turned up the pressure on governors to quell the violence set off by the death of George Floyd, demanding New York call up the National Guard to stop the "lowlife

SBC DIGEST: Pastor shares Christ with demonstrators; Worship leaders discuss pandemic's effects on ministry

<div class="wp-caption aligncenter"><img src="http://www.bpnews.net/images/805239a5-bf2d-4628-b7a5-8fa289eb3681-SBC-Di... width="560" style="display:block;margin:10px auto;max-width:560px;max-width:100%;"></div> <b>Pastor shares Christ with demonstrators</b><br>By KNCSB Staff<br><br>NORTH PLATTE, Neb.

SBC trustee system stable in spite of Annual Meeting cancellation

<div class="wp-caption aligncenter"><img src="http://www.bpnews.net/images/2ac2fdf4-94f6-411e-aab7-74ad0c7c6018-EC-ful... width="560" style="display:block;margin:10px auto;max-width:560px;max-width:100%;"></div> GRAPEVINE, Texas (BP) -- If history is any indication, the Southern Baptist Convention's trustee system will continue without a snag despite the cancellation of the 2020 annual meeting due to COVID-19.

SBC Advance brings entity reports and reminder of missional focus

<div class="wp-caption aligncenter"><img src="http://www.bpnews.net/images/6f3b57bd-3a95-4d82-8525-46d55001675e-SBC-Ad... width="560" style="display:block;margin:10px auto;max-width:560px;max-width:100%;"></div> NASHVILLE (BP) -- SBC Advance, the two-hour online event providing ministry updates from Southern Baptist Convention entities and SBC president J.D. Greear, will be livestreamed at 3 p.m.

FROM THE SEMINARIES: MBTS Accelerate program adds four new tracks; Greenway and Dew discuss leading beyond COVID-19

<div class="wp-caption aligncenter"><img src="http://www.bpnews.net/images/76fb46c8-afcc-4318-9119-2d671d8d4d72-From-t... width="560" style="display:block;margin:10px auto;max-width:560px;max-width:100%;"></div> <b>Midwestern Seminary's Accelerate program introduces four new tracks of study</b><br>By T. Patrick Hudson<br><br>KANSAS CITY, Mo.

FIRST-PERSON: Not all doctrinal disagreements stem from 'false doctrines'

<div class="wp-caption aligncenter"><img src="http://www.bpnews.net/images/b93ec587-059e-49fe-bf39-f0586e66a457-Rhyne-... width="560" style="display:block;margin:10px auto;max-width:560px;max-width:100%;"></div> NEW ORLEANS (BP) -- If I may botch the words of Benjamin Franklin, "In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death, taxes and Christians fighting over doctrine." <br><br>Until the Lo

'Class of 2019' church plants turn challenges into ministry opportunities

<div class="wp-caption aligncenter"><img src="http://www.bpnews.net/images/fc635043-78df-4bbd-b1a0-f54e8e395844-Story-... width="560" style="display:block;margin:10px auto;max-width:560px;max-width:100%;"></div> OAKLAND, Calif. (BP) -- Church planting missionaries expect obstacles when launching new ministries in parts of North America that need Gospel-proclaiming churches.

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