SBC mission boards will not fund abuse reform nonprofit
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by Ken Camp
4d ago
Leaders of the two major Southern Baptist mission boards said Send Relief money will not be used to help fund a proposed independent nonprofit meant to implement the denomination’s abuse reforms ..read more
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Nightmare scenario fueled pastor’s commitment
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by Ken Camp
4d ago
A child shows up in a hypothetical situation but represents a real possibility—so real, it moved one South Carolina pastor deeply enough to embrace a seemingly impossible task and expend time, energy and money urging others to come alongside him ..read more
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SBC Executive Committee cuts ties with four churches
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by Ken Camp
6d ago
The Southern Baptist Convention Executive Board voted to cut ties with four churches on Feb. 20. One hired a woman pastor. Two allegedly mismanaged sexual abuse. The other failed to give to SBC missions causes ..read more
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New nonprofit to oversee SBC abuse database and reforms
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by Ken Camp
6d ago
Leaders of the Southern Baptist Convention’s abuse reform task force announced plans Feb. 19 to launch a new, independent nonprofit to host a database of abuse pastors and to implement other reforms ..read more
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Will the SBC Cooperative Program crumble?
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by Ken Camp
6d ago
As the Cooperative Program approaches its 100th anniversary in 2025, the trust that made the program possible has frayed ..read more
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‘Experiencing God’ author Henry Blackaby dies at age 88
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by Ken Camp
2w ago
Henry Blackaby, co-author of Experiencing God and other discipleship books, died Feb. 10. He was 88 ..read more
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TBM helping Ukraine through a long, cold winter
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by Ken Camp
2w ago
Texas Baptist Men:Texans on Mission has worked in and around western Ukraine since Russia invaded the Eastern European nation two years ago this month. This winter, TBM has helped send firewood, food, household supplies and building materials ..read more
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SBC Executive Committee faces more abuse lawsuits
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by Eric Black
2w ago
Leaders of the nation’s largest Protestant denomination face a pair of new lawsuits that accuse the denomination of covering up sexual abuse in local churches ..read more
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Texas CLC and ERLC partner to equip pregnancy center
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by Ken Camp
3w ago
The Christian Life Commission and the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission are partnering through the Psalm 139 Project to provide a new ultrasound machine at the Legacy Pregnancy Resource Center in Hobbs, N.M ..read more
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GuideStone releases its latest Ministers’ Tax Guide
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by Ken Camp
3w ago
GuideStone Financial Resources has released its 2024 Ministers’ Tax Guide for 2023 Returns ..read more
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