Representatives of the Missouri Baptist Convention’s Christian Life Commission filed suit Jan. 8 challenging an executive order by Gov. Jay Nixon allowing same-sex couples legally married in another state to file joint tax returns with the state Department of Revenue.
The Baptist Home has purchased land in Ashland, Mo., for the future site of a central Missouri campus. Once constructed, it would become TBH's fourth facility for older adults in the state.
A 10-year-old member of Kirkwood Baptist Church in Kirkwood, Mo., honored her grandmother and helped lift a family out of poverty at Christmas —- with her “famous” pies.
Word&Way looks back through its archives at the significant events among Baptists in the Midwest the news journal reported in 2013.
2004 Archives, 2005 Archives, 2006 Archives, 2007 Archives, 2008 Archives, 2009 Archives, 2010 Archives, 2011 Archives, 2012 Archives, 2013 Archives, Baptists, Word & Way (Missouri)
The Missouri Baptist Convention took an unprecedented move when it filed a motion for declaratory judgment against The Baptist Home, Missouri Baptist University, Windermere Baptist Conference Center, Word&Way and the Missouri Baptist Foundation in August 2002. (The convention dropped its lawsuit against Word&Way in April 2010.) This legal action timeline includes