JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (ABP) -- Former Florida State football coach Bobby Bowden told a Baptist newspaper that it was his duty as coach to share his Christian faith with all his players, even though it wasn't the "politically correct" thing to do.
WASHINGTON (ABP) -- More than 70 Christian leaders signed a letter Aug. 25 calling on "public officials, faith leaders, and the media to offer no further support or airtime to those who misrepresent and call into question" whether or not President Obama is a Christian.
NEW YORK (ABP) – The co-leader of an effort to build an Islamic community center in Lower Manhattan said Aug. 25 that, although leaders of the project are working with interfaith “stakeholders” to determine the best course of action, moving the center farther away from
ST. LOUIS (ABP) -- A Southern Baptist pastor in St. Louis faces between five and 15 years in prison on charges that he inappropriately touched a child younger than 4.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (ABP) -- Bumps, scrapes and bruises are not just associated with boyhood but are necessary in order to raise men equipped to exercise spiritual leadership in their homes, a Baptist seminary professor said at a weekend conference on "connecting church and home."
(ABP) -- I lived in Malaysia during the summer of 1979. When Ramadan began that year, everything changed. Muslims ate nothing from sunrise to sundown; most would not even swallow the moisture in their mouths (public places posted signs warning, "No Spitting").
WASHINGTON (ABP) -- Baptist groups in North America and Europe are donating money to assist flood victims in Pakistan.
James Smith, president and treasurer of the Missouri Baptist Foundation will retire from his position and will assume a similar post with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Foundation.
Just as appreciation can take many forms, recipients respond in different ways. When getting ready to communicate appreciation, take a minute to discover which expression hits closest to the recipient's heart. That will mean as much as the gift itself.
Baptists from Missouri came away from the Baptist World Congress meeting in Honolulu with a fresh appreciation for the way in which Baptists can be united in worship and purpose.