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BP News Friday, August 16, 2019 - 1:28pm
Hace un tiempo, estando en el mercado, le hablé del evangelio a una persona no creyente y ella me preguntó a qué iglesia yo asistía, al responderle me dijo que le parecía que algunos bautistas estaban tratando de separase un poco de la identificación denominacional, eliminando la palabra bautista del nombre de la iglesia.

BP News Friday, August 16, 2019 - 1:24pm
Eugene Smith Sr., affectionately known as "Mr. Eugene" around Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, died Aug. 11 at the age of 92. He had been a beloved facilities employee for nearly 40 years.

BP News Friday, August 16, 2019 - 12:20pm
Misiones para Todos (Missions for All) is Woman's Missionary Union's new, bilingual digital resource for missions leaders in Hispanic churches.

BP News Friday, August 16, 2019 - 10:26am
"Missions Journey: Students" is WMU's new digitally-formatted resource designed to provide ongoing missions discipleship curriculum for all student groups and to empower them to discover their own roles as disciples of Jesus who live on mission.

BP News Friday, August 16, 2019 - 10:23am
American Protestant churchgoers say God is on their mind throughout their day in both intentional and impromptu moments. The 2019 Discipleship Pathway Assessment study from LifeWay Research identified seeking God as one of eight signposts of spiritual maturity.

BP News Friday, August 16, 2019 - 10:20am
By playing video games for 662 hours, 7 minutes and 48 seconds during a 30-day period, Joshua and Daniel Greening have become world record holders.

BP News Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 4:04pm
At least four Christian business owners continue to fight for their religious liberty in years-long court battles. Still fighting are T-shirt printer Blaine Adamson, wedding cake designer Jack Phillips and bakery owners Aaron and Melissa Klein.

BP News Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 3:52pm
More than 1,300 people already have registered for a Southern Baptist-sponsored, national conference on sexual abuse in churches. The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission -- in partnership with the SBC Sexual Abuse Advisory Study -- will host "Caring Well: Equipping the Church to Confront the Abuse Crisis" Oct. 3-5 in Grapevine, Texas.

BP News Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 3:51pm
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 Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 3:35pm
In sharing stories about missions and missionaries with enthusiastic preschoolers, Kathryn Nunnelley began to sense God's call in her own heart to share her faith in New England.

BP News Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 2:49pm
Southern Baptist leaders welcomed indications from the U.S. Trade Ambassador on Tuesday (Aug. 13) that a so-called "Bible tax" will be avoided.

BP News Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 2:27pm
Rocky Mountain church's volunteers reach out to whitewater guides via a weekly meal, with an annual boost by volunteers from Kansas.

BP News Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 2:12pm
Even the evil of mass shootings, John Babler writes, can bring believers closer to God and provide opportunities "to be salt and light in the midst of a troubled, dark world."

BP News Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 12:18pm
Twenty-nine churches participated in the Baptist Convention of New Mexico's 2019 Hispanic Simultaneous Revivals campaign. The number rose from 24 churches during the 2018 campaign.

BP News Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 4:44pm
A proposed extradition law sparking violent protests at Hong Kong's airport would make it easier for China to persecute Hong Kong Christians, a religious freedom advocate told Baptist Press.

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