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WMU Foundation seeks to 'Warm Our World'

WMU Foundation seeks to 'Warm Our World'

As part of its “#WarmOurWorld” campaign, the Woman's Missionary Union Foundation is asking individuals for a $25 donation to supply a blanket to a refugee family, and the group is encouraging people to donate blankets in their communities to help meet local needs.

       
A town assembly in Tuxpan de Bolanos—a community in Jalisco, Mexico—expelled 10 Baptist families from their community when they refused to recant their faith.

Baptists expelled from homes in Mexican community

A town assembly in Tuxpan de Bolanos—a community in Jalisco, Mexico—expelled 10 Baptist families from their community when they refused to recant their faith.

       
 Former Glorieta homeowners get legal aid

Former Glorieta homeowners get legal aid

Kirk and Susie Tompkins, who unsuccessfully sued to stop the sale of Glorieta Conference Center, now have a lawyer to help with their appeal. From BNG

       
SBC leader Mohler joins Rubio advisory board

SBC leader Mohler joins Rubio advisory board

Southern Seminary President Albert Mohler has been tapped by presidential candidate Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) to serve on his Dignity of Life Advisory Board. From BNG

       
New Baptist Covenant among faith groups to watch

New Baptist Covenant among faith groups to watch in 2016

A progressive think tank cites ongoing efforts to unite black and white Baptists as a bright spot in a time of polarized political rhetoric. From BNG

       
Trump candidacy will test evangelical voters

Trump candidacy will test evangelical voters, says SBC leader

Russell Moore says evangelicals who support GOP candidate Donald Trump don’t believe character matters in a presidential election. From BNG

       
MLK’s advice to pastors called key to revival

MLK’s advice to pastors called key to revival

Sixty years after the Montgomery Bus Boycott,  advice from Martin Luther King Jr. in his 1958 book, Stride Toward Freedom, still resonates with pastors.

       
GuideStone conducts 2016 SBC Church Compensation Survey 

GuideStone conducts 2016 SBC Church Compensation Survey 

GuideStone Financial Resources, along with LifeWay Research and Baptist state conventions, is conducting its biennial SBC Church Compensation Survey.

       
Lilly grants CBF $1 milion to address economic challenges

Lilly grants CBF $1 million to address economic challenges pastors face

The Lilly Endowment awarded the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship a $1 million grant as part of its national initiative to address economic challenges facing pastors.

       
IMB layoffs hit home office

IMB layoffs hit home; no additional missionaries required to leave overseas

The Southern Baptist International Mission Board announced Jan. 14 the elimination of its stateside communications department. From BNG

       

Longtime Baptist leader Bill Self dies at 83

Bill Self, a longtime Atlanta-area pastor and prominent Baptist leader for decades, died Jan. 9 after a long struggle with Lou Gehrig’s Disease. From BNG

       
Wanda Lee announces plans to retire from WMU

Wanda Lee announces plans to retire from WMU

Wanda Lee told the national Woman’s Missionary Union board of directors she plans to retire as the Southern Baptist missions auxiliary’s executive director-treasurer.

       

McAfee appoints new dean

Effective July 1, one theology school's loss is another's gain. From BNG

       

Accrediting agency head stepping down

Daniel O. Aleshire has announced his decision to retire as executive director of the Association of Theological Schools no later than June 30, 2017. From BNG

       
Hong Kong church enables BWA to launch evangelism award

Hong Kong church enables BWA to launch evangelism award

The Baptist World Alliance launched a major evangelism award, made possible by Kowloon International Baptist Church in Hong Kong.

       
 
 
 
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