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Texas Baptist universities educate students about sexual assault prevention

Texas Baptist universities educate students about sexual assault prevention

When Texas Baptist university students report to campus for the fall semester, they can expect to hear plenty about how to recognize and prevent sexual violence.

       
Policies and resources in place for survivors of campus sexual violence

Policies and resources in place for survivors of campus sexual violence

Texas Baptist universities have similar—although not identical—policies in place for students who report incidents of sexual violence, and they have varied resources available for survivors.

       
Around the State: Investiture of president at HSU; summer graduation at DBU

Around the State: Investiture of HSU president; DBU summer graduation

Eric Bruntmyer's presidential investiture ceremony set at Hardin-Simmons University. Honorary doctorate awarded at Dallas Baptist University summer graduation.

       
TBM prepares to serve flood victims in Louisiana

TBM prepares to serve flood victims in Louisiana

Texas Baptist Men mobilized disaster relief volunteers to serve victims of floods in southern Louisiana that damaged or destroyed at least 40,000 homes.

       
Texans train on ‘the next great mission field’

Texans train on ‘the next great mission field’

Three Texas Baptists spent the week of Aug. 7 in South Dakota, teaching 24 Native Americans leadership skills in crisis resiliency, suicide intervention and volunteer chaplaincy.

       
Lack of a backpack sparked a life change for South Texas teen

Lack of a backpack sparked a life change for South Texas teen

Sometimes, something as simple as a plastic shopping bag can have such an impact on someone’s life.

       
Baylor displays Nagasaki Cross created from atomic blast debris

Baylor displays Nagasaki Cross created from atomic blast debris

Baylor University marked the 71st anniversary of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki, Japan, by launching a yearlong display of the Nagasaki Cross, a sculpture made of materials salvaged from a middle school building damaged by the blast.

       
Buckner camp provides week of firsts for foster families

Buckner camp provides week of firsts for foster and adoptive families

More than 600 foster and adoptive children and families got a glimpse into just how big their family truly is as they participated in Buckner Foster Family Camp.

       
Journey to Tascosa, Clarendon and Amarillo: Baptists of the Panhandle

Journey to Tascosa, Clarendon and Amarillo: Baptists of the Panhandle

The Texas Baptist Heritage Road Trip travels back roads of the Panhandle, where camp songs of cowboys, lowing longhorns and lonesome winds still echo under spacious skies. Baptists helped settle these outposts and, along with others, brought the gospel of Christ to this part of the state.

       
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Q&A with Baylor Title IX Coordinator Patty Crawford

“Ultimately, I do this job because I want people to heal, and I don’t want my job to have to exist,” Patty Crawford, Title IX coordinator at Baylor University, told the Waco Tribune-Herald.

       
Wisdom-Martin sees new national role as ‘an act of obedience’

Wisdom-Martin sees new national role as ‘an act of obedience’

When friends approached Sandy Wisdom-Martin about being considered as the next executive director of national Woman’s Missionary Union, she recalled having  “a long list of valid reasons” why she should not.

       
Baptist ministers join call to halt execution

Baptist ministers join call to halt execution

Several Texas Baptist ministers and professors joined evangelical leaders from around the country in urging Gov. Greg Abbott and the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles to stop the scheduled Aug. 24 execution of Jeff Wood.

       
Buckner program teaches boys ‘what a father looks like’

Buckner teaches boys ‘what a father looks like’

Dan Molinksi volunteers with the Boy’s Club that meets at the Dallas Buckner Family Hope Center to provide boys a positive male role model.

       
Journey to El Paso, Paisano and Alpine: Pioneer Baptists in westernmost Texas

Journey to El Paso, Paisano and Alpine: Pioneer Baptists in westernmost Texas

This week's road trip takes us to the westernmost parts of Texas, where Baptist pioneers established churches in El Paso, a bustling railroad stop on the Mexican border, and Alpine, between the towering Davis Mountains and the Chihuahuan Desert, and where circuit-riding cowboy preacher L.R. Millican founded Paisano Encampment. 

       
Buckner chief elected NABF vice president

Buckner chief elected NABF vice president

The North American Baptist Fellowship elected as vice president Albert Reyes, president and chief executive officer of Buckner International.

       
 
 
 
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