Baptist leaders joined other Christians around the world in calling for prayer following coordinated Easter Sunday bombings at three churches and several hotels in Sri Lanka that killed more than 300 people.
By Ken Camp / Managing Editor
A police raid on a Baptist worship service in Kazakhstan is the latest reported incident in a long string of religious liberty violations in the Central Asian country.
By Grace Thornton / Baptist Press
A kidnapped Malaysian pastor was abducted by police for allegedly proselytizing Muslims, Malaysia’s human rights commission concluded following a two-year investigation.
By David Roach / Baptist Press
During a time of political upheaval and through extended periods of utility blackouts, Venezuela Baptists are looking for and finding ways to share the light of Jesus Christ as they minister to those around them.
By Monica Starr / Baptist Press
As anti-Semitism continues to increase on social media, Holocaust memorials and museums dedicated to chronicling the genocide of World War II are stepping up to help preserve the truth and create a community. The online world is coming to their aid.
By Heather Adams / Religion News Service
In spite of a broken economy and a country under corrupt martial law, God continues to protect his people in Venezuela, said a grown-up Southern Baptist missionary kid who trains indigenous missionaries at a Baptist camp there.
For 18 years, Azucena Lopez had to share a bed with her mother. Thanks to Buckner International and a corporate donor, that has changed.
By Russ Dilday / Buckner International
A Venezuelan Baptist youth leader was released from jail Feb. 15 after 24 days of what officials with the National Baptist Convention of Venezuela called his “unjust detention.”
If and when archaeologist unearth additional Dead Sea Scrolls or other artifacts from the West Bank, both Palestinians and Israelis will be sure to claim ownership.
By Michelle Chabin / Religion News Service
Baptist World Alliance officials joined the National Baptist Convention of Venezuela in calling for the release of a Venezuelan Baptist youth leader who has been jailed since Jan. 23.
A Waco layman and national Woman’s Missionary Union—along with Texas Baptist Men—are seeking to help Cuban Baptists meet needs in the aftermath of a deadly tornado that swept through Havana.
Children in Somaliland suffer congenital deformities and wound-related conditions that could be improved by surgery, but most needs are going unmet, according to a study co-led by Baylor University and Duke University researchers.
By Terry Goodrich / Baylor University