For many students, Labor Day only represents the end of summer fun and the beginning of school, rather than a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers
Have you ever considered what your local library contains? On one hand, there is the need to have the facilities used by the maximum number of people. On the other, cultural and language needs of other segments of society whose numbers may not be as
During the Civil War, the church I attend was occupied by Union soldiers who used the pews for firewood, and the building as a horse stable. Later, the church burned. While different, every church has a history. It can be seen in its architecture, wall
February is Black History Month, also known as African-American History Month. It is a fitting month for Americans —- all Americans —- to observe this time and catch up on this aspect of America’s rich heritage.
About 350 people gathered at Fee Fee Baptist Church in Bridgeton April 19-20, 2002, to begin "a convention for people who don't want to fight any more." Supporters of the Baptist General Convention of Missouri, now operating as Churchnet, will gather April 13-14 at Fee
WASHINGTON -- Ask most American Christians where the largest Bible printing facility in the world is and they might imagine Nashville, Dallas or London to hold that honor. Few would guess the correct answer: China. On Sept. 28, opening ceremonies were held in Washington for
ATLANTA (ABP) -- The Baptist History and Heritage Society honored former associate executive director Pamela Durso with an award at the group's recent annual meeting in Georgetown, Ky.
Some Baptists stress evangelism, and others emphasize the social gospel. Some believe Christ died for all people; others say Christ died only for the elect whom God predestined to salvation. Historically, some defended slavery; others championed civil rights.
The Partee Center for Baptist Historical Studies and the Missouri Baptist Historical Society have launched a new oral history program to benefit Missouri Baptists. “Every person, church and organization has a story to tell,” according to a Partee Center news release. The Partee Center