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BP News Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 4:48pm
Hace unas semanas atrás estaba pensando en cómo animar a mi familia a celebrar la Pascua de una manera más intencional ya que días antes había tenido la convicción de que aunque sí celebramos el viernes Santo y el domingo de resurreción, realmente no hay en nosotros el mismo sentimiento que para la Navidad.

BP News Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 4:46pm
This weekly Bible study appears in Baptist Press in a partnership with LifeWay Christian Resources of the Southern Baptist Convention. Through its Leadership and Adult Publishing team, LifeWay publishes Sunday School curricula and additional resources for all age groups.

BP News Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 4:33pm
Religious liberty advocates held "Save Chick-fil-A Day" at the Texas Capitol yesterday (April 17) after the restaurant was banned from the San Antonio airport for donating to religious non-profits.

BP News Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 3:50pm
Every other Tuesday afternoon for 15 minutes, leaders across the Southern Baptist Convention pause for a conference call to pray for their "one" -- the person they're seeking to share the Gospel with as part of the "Who's Your One?" evangelistic initiative.

BP News Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 2:58pm
For the past 15 years, Wynness Thomas has been homebound, battling daily pain from arthritis of the spine and Parkinson's disease. But this former church pianist and choir member at Tilly Swamp Baptist Church hasn't let her age or ailments rob her of her love of music.

BP News Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 2:46pm
The New York Times No. 1 bestselling book "The Love Dare," co-authored by award-winning filmmakers Alex and Stephen Kendrick, was featured in USA Today April 11: "Top 25 spiritual and inspirational nonfiction books from USA Today's bestseller list."

BP News Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 2:44pm
Southern Baptists' six seminaries, Jason Duesing notes, share in the task given to every believer and church: carrying out the Great Commission to the glory of God.

BP News Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 1:59pm
The empty tomb, J.D. Greear writes, abounds with redemption from guilt, injustice, addiction, pain, despair and death -- redemption through Christ's resurrection.

BP News Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 11:34am
As the son of a funeral director, Chuck Kelley often saw firsthand that the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ "makes a huge difference in how one handles the inescapable reality of death."

BP News Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 3:53pm
Prayers for William Burton, a Little Leaguer who wasn't given much chance to live after a cardiac arrest at practice, are coming from everywhere as the 12-year-old continues what is being described as a miraculous recovery.

BP News Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 3:44pm
Chonda Pierce is at a new stage in life. Widowhood and online dating give new material to her comedy routine, but her latest film "Unashamed" goes beyond her own testimony.

BP News Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 3:35pm
The number of foreign children adopted by U.S. families plunged again last year, according to data the U.S. State Department released last month.

BP News Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 2:35pm
The North American Mission Board announced today (April 17) that its next Send Conference will happen through a series of local and regional conferences that will take place in more than 70 locations throughout North America beginning this fall.

BP News Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 2:01pm
Southern Baptist Theological Seminary has named three young scholars to key academic leadership positions. SBTS President R. Albert Mohler Jr. made the announcement at a plenary session of the trustees' spring meeting on Monday (April 15).

BP News Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 2:00pm
Phil Boatwright describes the new animated "Pilgrim's Progress" as "full of life lessons for children and some eye-openers for accompanying adults."

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