Fight for religious liberty is changing

...case were from the Roman Catholic Church and Southern Baptist Convention ? the two largest denominations in the country...coalition, from People for the American Way to the Southern Baptist Convention, won passage of the 1993 Religious Freedom...

Southern Baptist Convention to elect new leader

When pastors from across the country gather in Baltimore for the 2014 Southern Baptist Convention's annual meeting next week, they will decide who will follow in President Fred Luter's shoes.Luter will be ending his term...

Faith Digest: Prayer breakfast

...marriageBALTIMORE - The new president of the Southern Baptist Convention said Wednesday that the denomination won't...the group tries to bolster its membership.Southern Baptist Convention President-elect Ronnie Floyd, the senior...

World Changers invest love, sweat in Augusta homes

...porch, thanks to World Changers.It's a ministry of Lifeway Christian Resources, which is a branch of the Southern Baptist Convention. Students from across the country serve in more than 85 cities to share the gospel while repairing homes...

Georgia pastor to lead Southern Baptist Convention

...Marietta pastor has been named president of the Southern Baptist Convention.The Rev. Bryant Wright is senior pastor of...three children.The 16.3 million-member Southern Baptist Convention is the largest Protestant group in the country...

Old Baptist church grappling with leaving Southern Baptist Convention

...downtown Raleigh. But when reminded of the new Southern Baptist Convention resolution urging women to "submit graciously...the Rev. Paige Patterson, president of the Southern Baptist Convention, and the resolution is in line with Scripture...

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Southern Baptist Convention quits the Baptist World Alliance

INDIANAPOLIS -- The Southern Baptist Convention voted Tuesday to quit the Baptist World Alliance...and work against gay marriage. On the Net: Southern Baptist Convention: http://www.sbc.net Baptist World Alliance...

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Southern Baptist membership declines for 7th year

...for the seventh straight year in 2013, according to an annual report released this week.The report by the Southern Baptist Convention's publishing arm, Lifeway Christian Resources, puts total membership in the Nashville-based SBC at 15...

Baptists boycott Disney

The Southern Baptist Convention made good Wednesday on its...boycott came a year after the Southern Baptist Convention warned Disney that it believed...passed on a show of hands by the Southern Baptist Convention's 12,000 delegates in Dallas...

Area church leaders decry Baptist divide

...of Texas took aim at the Southern Baptist Convention's leadership and its...to dissociate from the Southern Baptist Convention in October, said John...823-3336. On the net: Southern Baptist Convention: www.sbc.net www...