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Obituaries: Don McGregor, Roger Duck

Don McGregor, 91, an associate editor with the Baptist Standard for 15 years and a founder of Associated Baptist Press—now Baptist News Global—died June 30 in Mesquite.

       
Texas musician David Dunn helps point audiences to clear direction

Musician David Dunn helps point audiences to clear direction

With the release of his album Crystal Clear, Texas native David Dunn offers songs designed to point people to Christ during times of uncertainty.

       
Hispanic Texas Baptists urged to stand firm in faith

Hispanic Texas Baptists urged to stand firm in faith

Speakers at the Hispanic Baptist Convention of Texas annual meeting urged 1,100 affiliated churches to respond to the challenge of reaching 11 million Hispanic Texans with the gospel.

       
NAMB establishes fund to assist burned black churches

NAMB establishes fund to assist burned black churches

Southern Baptists’ North American Mission Board has established a fund to help African-American churches damaged or destroyed by fire in recent weeks.

       
Church size matters regarding views on racial inequality, study shows

Church size matters regarding views on racial inequality, study shows

Congregational size has an impact on how people view the reasons for racial inequality in America, according to a new study by researchers at Baylor University and the University of Southern California.

       
BJC says same-sex marriage ruling unlikely to affect tax-exemption

BJC says same-sex marriage ruling unlikely to affect tax-exemption

A Baptist group specializing in church/state issues says the threat of churches and other religious organizations losing their tax-exempt status if they oppose same-sex marriage has been “highly exaggerated.”

       
Baylor’s Project Promise makes impact on gifted low-income students

Baylor’s Project Promise makes impact on gifted low-income students

Baylor University’s School of Education is making an impact on lower-income gifted and talented students through the Project Promise summer program.

       
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/special/politics/american-exceptionalism/

Most Americans believe God and U.S. have special relationship

Most Americans believe God has a special relationship with the United States, and they’re optimistic the best is yet to come.

       
HSU President Lanny Hall announces retirement

HSU President Lanny Hall announces retirement

After more than a quarter-century serving in the top administrative post at three Texas Baptist universities, Lanny Hall plans to retire next year as president of Hardin-Simmons University.

       

B.H. Carroll Theological Institute moves toward ATS accreditation

B.H. Carroll Theological Institute has moved one step closer to accreditation by the Association of Theological Schools.

       
http://bjconline.org/marriage-articles/

Baptist institutions consider impact of same-sex marriage ruling

In the wake of the Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage nationally, some religiously affiliated educational and benevolent institutions face unanswered questions about their policies.

       
 
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