SPRINGFIELD, Ore. (BP) – Len Arney has seen ash before, and he offers a little perspective.
NASHVILLE (BP) -- Greg Addison ha sido nombrado vicepresidente ejecutivo del Comité Ejecutivo (CE) de la Convención Bautista del Sur (SBC).
FORT WORTH, Texas (BP) – Southwestern Seminary and Baylor University have filed suit against a charitable foundation which was set up solely to benefit the schools.
NASHVILLE (BP) – Greg Addison has been named executive vice president for the Southern Baptist Convention’s Executive Committee.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (BP) -- Después del drama, la negación y la disputa, es oficial: Jerry Falwell Jr. ha renunciado como presidente de Liberty University.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (BP) – After drama, denial and dispute, it’s official: Jerry Falwell Jr. has resigned as president of Liberty University.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (BP) -- Controversy escalated Monday (Aug. 24) around Jerry Falwell Jr., as multiple news outlets reported he had agreed to resign his position as president of Liberty University -- and Falwell then denied the reports, calling them “completely false.”
NEW ORLEANS (BP) -- Citing a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision, the Southern Baptist Convention’s North American Mission Board has asked the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for a hearing by the full court in order to reconsider a ruling in a lawsuit filed by a former executive of the Baptist Convention of Maryland/Delaware.
GRAPEVINE, Texas (BP) -- They wore masks. They maintained plenty of distance. They worshiped. They ... cried. Despite planning for weeks, leaders of Fellowship Church weren't quite sure what to expect when they resumed in-person worship services last weekend (May 2-3). Ed Young Jr., senior pastor of the multisite church, knew people wanted to get back to church after weeks isolated because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The response, he said, "blew me away."
ORLANDO (BP) -- The 2020 Southern Baptist Convention Pastors' Conference has been canceled, and its officers have asked the North American Mission Board to plan and produce the event in 2021. The decision brings resolution to an event that had become controversial because of its planned lineup of speakers. David Uth, president of the 2020 Pastors' Conference and pastor of First Baptist Church of Orlando, said in a statement released Friday (April 17) that the officers had "prayerfully considered options" and "sought counsel" from SBC president J.D. Greear and some former SBC pastors' conference presidents.