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Former Baylor student sues over sexual assault by football player

Former Baylor student sues over sexual assault by football player

A former Baylor University student who reported former Bears football player Tevin Elliott raped her has filed a lawsuit asserting multiple Title IX violations and negligence.

       
TBM disaster relief workers top 700 volunteer days in East Texas

TBM disaster relief workers top 700 volunteer days in East Texas

Texas Baptist Men disaster relief workers have donated 700-plus volunteer days to meet widespread needs in flooded parts of East Texas. And with more than 280 work requests left to complete, they see no immediate end in sight.

       
Teens rebuild flood-damaged homes in youth minister’s hometown

Teens rebuild flood-damaged homes in youth minister’s hometown

When Bobby Catt, minister of students at First Baptist Church in San Angelo, discovered a student missions opportunity in Wimberley, he couldn’t wait to sign up his youth group to serve in his hometown.

       
ETBU students repair single mom’s home during spring break

ETBU students repair single mom’s home during spring break

Twenty-two East Texas Baptist University students spent their spring break helping a single mom and daughter with much-needed repairs of their home.

       
DBU students serve through Beach Reach and Habitat for Humanity

DBU students serve through Beach Reach and Habitat for Humanity

While many college students enjoyed rest and relaxation during spring break, student teams from Dallas Baptist University served others and shared the gospel on South Padre Island and at a construction project in Colorado.

       
Texas WMU provides blessings by the yard to South Asian women

Texas WMU provides blessings by the yard to South Asian women

Woman’s Missionary Union in Texas provides “blessings by the yard” by collecting flannel to create reusable pads for women in South Asia and other countries who lack access to disposable feminine hygiene products.

       
Reservations offer a mission field in plain sight, Native American leader insists

Native American leader: Reservations offer mission field in plain sight

Indian reservations are home to some of the highest substance abuse rates in the United States, but a Native American Christian leader believes they could become the seedbed for the nation’s next great spiritual revival.

       
TBM continues disaster relief in flooded areas of East Texas

TBM continues disaster relief in flooded areas of East Texas

Texas Baptist Men disaster relief volunteers provided meals, resources and assistance after flooding devastated areas near the Sabine River in East Texas.

       
Minister protests execution in Huntsville during Holy Week

Minister protests execution in Huntsville during Holy Week

A North Texas minister with Baptist roots was arrested when he crossed the legal perimeter outside Huntsville’s Walls Unit and bowed his head to pray.

       
Baylor enhances Title IX office, counseling center and public safety

Baylor enhances Title IX office, counseling center and public safety

Baylor University will increase Title IX staff and resources, expand its counseling center and enhance public safety, Baylor officials announced March 22.

       

Obituaries: David Becker and Alice Frost

Obituaries for David M. Becker and Alice Ruth Matteson Frost.

       
Christian universities exist to serve the Christian community, Hauerwas insists

Hauerwas: Christian universities exist to serve the Christian community

Christian higher education should recognize it exists to serve the Christian community and the common good, ethicist and theologian Stanley Hauerwas told a gathering at Baylor University.

       
Resist the seductive lure of nostalgia, Brueggemann urges

Resist the seductive lure of nostalgia, Brueggemann urges

American Christians who long for a return to the “good old days” of white male privilege should heed the warnings of the Hebrew Scriptures, biblical scholar and theologian Walter Brueggemann told a crowd at Baylor University.

       

Obituary: James F. Eaves

Obituary for James F. Eaves, longtime professor of evangelism.

       
Everett committed to solidarity with the poor ‘for the long haul’

Everett committed to solidarity with the poor ‘for the long haul’

Jeremy Everett, director of the Texas Hunger Initiative, was a young Baptist seminary graduate grappling with exactly how to answer his calling—to serve the poor—when he found the answer at a birthday party for a Dominican priest from Peru. (via Baptist News Global)

       
 
 
 
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