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Storm after storm ‘bordering on absurd,’ pastor saysStorm after storm ‘bordering on absurd,’ pastor says

Storm after storm ‘bordering on absurd,’ pastor says

Oklahoma Pastor Mitch Randall views the tornados, hailstorms and floods that have hammered the region as almost surreal.

       
Texas Baptists gear up for long-term disaster ministry

Texas Baptists gear up for long-term disaster ministry

With 37 counties declared disaster areas and rain continuing to fall across much of the state, Texas Baptists prepare for a widespread long-term disaster relief and recovery effort.

       
Cyclists weather storms to fight hunger

Cyclists weather storms to fight hunger

Braving hard rains, 29 cyclists joined a 500-mile bicycle ride from Boerne to Dallas to raise money for the Texas Baptist Hunger Offering and awareness about hunger and poverty in Texas and around the world.

       
Around the State: Urban BOUNCE will aid Dallas residents

Around the State: Urban BOUNCE will aid Dallas residents

Texas Baptists are launching Urban BOUNCE, an opportunity to mobilize student youth groups to meet significant human needs.

       
Baptist Briefs: Horne resigns as president at Ouachita Baptist University

Baptist Briefs: Horne resigns at Ouachita Baptist University

Rex Horne, President Bill Clinton’s former pastor, is stepping down after nine years as president of Ouachita Baptist University.

       
Wayland awards first master of divinity degree

Wayland awards first master of divinity degree

Damon Pearce, worship pastor at Central Baptist Church in Clovis, N.M., has become the first graduate from Wayland Baptist University's School of Religion and Philosophy.

       

On the Move: Dick Carroll

Dick Carroll to Solaris Hospice in Stephenville as hospice chaplain.

       
Texas Tidbits: HBU receives record-breaking donation

Texas Tidbits: HBU receives record-breaking donation

Houston Baptist University received $15 million from Archie W. and Linda Dunham—the largest single gift in the university’s history.

       
Memorial Day remembrances in their own words

Memorial Day remembrances in their own words

For Memorial Day, here are three stories of ordinary Christians—in their own words—who faced extraordinary situations and still celebrate the hope found in Christ in times of crisis and loss.

       
Pastor Protection Bill advances

Pastor Protection Bill advances

A bill intended to protect ministers from being forced to participate in same-sex marriage ceremonies or being sued for denying gay couples the use of church sanctuaries for their weddings cleared another hurdle.

       
Tornado damages Mineral Wells church; storms prompt Texas Baptist response

Texas Baptists respond as tornado damages FBC Mineral Wells

A tornado that ripped through downtown Mineral Wells damaged the family life center, welcome center and youth room at First Baptist Church, but it caused no injuries.

       
 
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