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Top Stories | Sep. 20 2017

SBDR volunteers continue working in Texas

Cleanup efforts are ongoing in Texas after the historic flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey. Southern Baptist Disaster Relief volunteers are... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Sep. 20 2017

Alabama Disaster Relief begins work in Florida following Hurricane Irma

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief (ABDR) efforts have shifted from Texas to Florida after Hurricane... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Sep. 19 2017

Annual prayer gathering See You at the Pole to urge students to fix eyes on ‘pioneer of faith’

All around the globe in every time zone, millions of students will gather around their school’s flagpole Sept. 27 for a time of prayer for... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Sep. 19 2017

New confession celebrates 500th anniversary of Protestant Reformation

In the early days of the Church, the word “catholic” was a term of unity. “It literally means ‘universal’ or ‘general,’” said... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Sep. 18 2017

IMB’s Platt to volunteer as teaching pastor in VA church

What started as a temporary position for International Mission Board (IMB) President David Platt may become a permanent role. For the past eight... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Sep. 18 2017

Jail ministry reaches out to inmates’ children

By Kendra Peek Danville (Ky.) Advocate-Messenger A new ministry at the Boyle County Detention Center in Danville, Kentucky, is aimed not at those... [READ MORE]

Africa | Sep. 17 2017

Sudanese police raid homes of church leaders

OMDURMAN, Sudan — In further efforts to help a Muslim businessman take over church property, police in Sudan evicted two church leaders and... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Sep. 17 2017

Christians in Turkish city of Diyarbikir facing mass persecution

Turkey — it sometimes slips out of view since it doesn’t make the Secretary of State’s “Countries of Particular Concern” list for human... [READ MORE]