U.S. Releases International Religious Freedom Report

The U.S. Department of State recently released its annual report on International Religious Freedom.

SBC resolutions affirm women, denounce abuse

Messengers to the 2018 SBC affirmed the dignity and worth of women, denounced all forms of abuse and called for sexual purity among Christian leaders in adopting 16 resolutions.

Patterson: ‘I will not preach the convention sermon’

Paige Patterson has withdrawn from preaching the convention sermon next week at the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting in Dallas. As a result of that decision, Austin, Texas, pastor Kie Bowman will deliver the meeting's keynote message.

From Slavery to Feedom Through Forgiveness

If you met her today, you would never know there was a time Maria Suarez had no hope for her future. Subjected to circumstances that would break even the strongest among us, she spent her days fighting to stay safe and sane. She wasn’t living; she was barely surviving.

One Strike, Three Out – Israel’s midnight strike that may have saved millions

Shortly after midnight on September 6, 2007, bombs destroyed Syria’s almost-finished al-Kibar nuclear reactor. The international community was never able to account for the...

Transforming Alabama Prison Ministry

Something is happening in prisons across Alabama, and it’s catching the attention of pastors and politicians around the country. Prison ministry in Alabama is being transformed, and the result is a notable shift in prison culture.

‘100 Houses’ evangelism effort in New Orleans

Don't tell seminary professor Preston Nix that door-to-door evangelism in New Orleans does not work. Time and again, he has found that loving Gospel conversations, even during door-to-door evangelism, can and do lead to decisions for Christ.

Hundreds of Church Planters Learn In Birmingham, AL

Hundreds of church planters and their lead teams converged in Birmingham, Alabama to set the foundation for future churches across the country

Southern Baptist Convention Ends Relationship with DC convention

After nearly a year and a half of discussions concerning a Washington church with lesbian co-pastors, the Southern Baptist Convention has notified the District of Columbia Baptist Convention that "the formal relationship between the SBC and the DCBC has come to an end."

California’s AB 2943—is it Constitutional?

California’s AB 2943 Smacks of Anti-Jewish Legislation in Hitler’s Germany Op-ed by Mary Mack Assembly Bill (AB) 2943 was introduced to California’s Legislature on February 16,...