This year for the first time in at least two decades, churches in every state sent messengers to the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting, the SBC Executive Committee said in official statistics released Tuesday (June 25).
Matthew Haste has been named as associate professor of biblical spirituality and director of professional doctoral studies at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.
America's young adults are getting less comfortable with LGBT people, according to a report released by GLAAD.
Adoption and foster care and what local churches can do to help families navigate related challenges were among the topics discussed by a panel of Southern Baptists in Birmingham, Ala.
Despite "glimmers of progress" in religious freedom globally last year, key concerns in China and elsewhere were noted by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in releasing the 2018 Annual Report on International Religious Freedom.
When First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs kicked off their annual Vacation Bible School the week of June 3, it looked profoundly different from two years ago.
Paul Chitwood, president of the International Mission Board, was the recipient of Union University's M.E. Dodd Denominational Service Award this year.
Today's From the States features items from: California Southern Baptist; Western Recorder (Kentucky); Biblical Recorder (North Carolina).
Doug Munton relays suggestions for helping church members connect with first-time guests to make "a real and lasting difference."