PHOENIX (ABP) – A Southern Baptist leader urged pastors June 14 to lead their congregations to increase the percentages of their budgets for the denomination by a percent. Frank Page, president of the Executive Committee of the Southern Baptist Convention, issued his “1 percent challenge”
PHOENIX (ABP) -- The Executive Committee of the Southern Baptist Convention voted June 13 to recommend changes to working agreements that will allow the International Mission Board to work directly with internationals living in the United to States convention messengers meeting June 14 in Phoenix.
Dr. Phillip E. Rodgerson, long-time Director of Missions and Evangelism for the Virginia Baptist Mission Board, died Friday morning, June 10. A native of Norfolk, Rodgerson earned B.D., T.M. and Ph.D. degrees from Southern Seminary in Louisville while serving as pastor of churches in