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Here you will find the very latest news from the Baptist Press (BP), NAMB (North American Mission Board) and IMB (International Mission Board). Each entry includes the title, source and date of the article and a brief summary.

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BP News Monday, June 10, 2019 - 8:22pm
Missionaries, Acteens, and president emeriti all shared stories of God's pursuit of them and others, in life, in ministry, and in persecution.

BP News Monday, June 10, 2019 - 7:30pm
Sexual abuse and racism would draw heightened action within the Southern Baptist Convention under recommendations to be considered during the June 11-12 SBC annual meeting in Birmingham, Ala.

BP News Monday, June 10, 2019 - 11:58am
A trustee-approved position of vice president for enrollment at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary will provide oversight for all departments essential for a healthy enrollment. A candidate for the position will be named at a later date.

BP News Monday, June 10, 2019 - 11:36am
Let someone walk into Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church with a backpack and Polly Sheppard relives June 17, 2015. That's when white supremacist Dylann Roof walked into a Bible study and sat quietly before killing nine church members and leaders.

BP News Monday, June 10, 2019 - 11:31am
Barronelle Stutzman's commitment to operate her florist business according to Christian convictions again found an unreceptive audience in Washington's highest court.

BP News Monday, June 10, 2019 - 11:26am
Many among our family, friends and coworkers may be "socially successful and culturally religious," Adron Robinson writes, yet "still searching for the living God."

BP News Monday, June 10, 2019 - 11:20am
Evangelism is the commanded and authorized work of each Christian and church, Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee President Ronnie Floyd preached at First Baptist Church of Trussville, Ala. June 9.

BP News Monday, June 10, 2019 - 11:13am
Standing in the pulpit at Sixth Avenue Baptist Church -- a congregation rich in civil rights movement history -- Southern Baptist Convention President J.D. Greear focused his message on how only the Gospel has the power to bring true, lasting transformation to society.

BP News Monday, June 10, 2019 - 10:22am
Through Crossover, Southern Baptists visit thousands of Birmingham-area homes to pray with families and share the Gospel prior to their June 11-12 annual meeting.

BP News Monday, June 10, 2019 - 9:57am
Acteens for Life dinner kicks off 50th anniversary year of mission organization for teen girls. The yearlong celebration will culminate at the Blume national gathering for girls, July 8-11, 2020.

BP News Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 4:51pm
Leaders and veterans from around the world assembled on the beaches of Normandy, France, on Thursday (June 6) to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the D-Day invasion that led to the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War II.<br>

BP News Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 4:26pm
Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary has launched multiple initiatives to further its equipping and empowering of women to answer the call to serve the Lord, President Adam W. Greenway announced today.<br>

BP News Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 4:04pm
The Southern Baptist effort to address sexual abuse in the church has taken another step with the launch of the "Caring Well Challenge," a joint call for congregations to become equipped to prevent predatory behavior and care for survivors.<br>

BP News Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 3:43pm
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.<br><br>This week's Bible study is adapted from the YOU curriculum.<br><br><br>

BP News Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 3:34pm
Several hundred people gathered for the Crossover kickoff rally on Wednesday (June 5) held live at The Church at Brook Hills, Birmingham, Ala., and via simulcast at four satellite locations around the metro area.<br>

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