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Rio Grande Valley family sees bright future constructed just outside its doorstep

Rio Grande Valley family sees bright future constructed just outside its doorstep

Nearly 20 volunteers with Woman’s Missionary Union of Texas worked from sunrise past sunset building a home from scratch for the Morales family of Peñitas.

       
Christians in Nigeria face crisis beyond the attention of the West

Christians in Nigeria face crisis beyond the attention of the West

Christians in Nigeria face a humanitarian crisis, but few in the West recognize the severity of the persecution Nigerians endure, Benjamin Kwashi, an Anglican archbishop from northern Nigeria, said during his recent visit to Dallas.

       
Group calls for reform of Baylor board of regents

Group calls for reform of Baylor board of regents

A group of prominent Baylor University alumni and donors have launched a nonprofit organization that will seek what its organizers call “wholesale reform” of the university’s board of regents in the wake of revelations about Baylor’s response to sexual violence.

       
America risks squandering religious liberty, Os Guinness says

America risks squandering religious liberty, Os Guinness says

An unprecedented “sea change” in how America views religious freedom places the nation’s greatest gift to the world at risk, social critic and author Os Guinness told a gathering at Dallas Baptist University.

       
Written Pepper Hamilton report could have delayed action, Baylor regents say

Written Pepper Hamilton report could have delayed action, Baylor regents say

The Pepper Hamilton law firm that investigated Baylor University’s response to sexual assault complaints presented an oral rather than written report to the board of regents in part because producing a document could have delayed the process about nine months, two Baptist ministers who serve as regents said.

       
Struggling student found life-changing help at Bucker Family Hope Center

Struggling student found life-changing help at Buckner center

New to town with few friends, Abigail Garcia didn’t know what she was getting herself into when she followed a classmate’s recommendation to go to the local Buckner Family Hope Center. The moment she crossed the threshold, her life changed more than she possibly could realize.

       
Around the State: Worship Leadership Summit at DBU; Guatemala's first lady tours Buckner campuses

Around the State: Worship Leadership Summit at DBU; Guatemala's first lady tours Buckner campuses

Contemporary hymn writers and worship leaders Keith and Kristyn Getty participated in a Worship Leadership Summit at Dallas Baptist University. Patricia Morales, first lady of Guatemala, toured Buckner International facilities in Texas. Howard Payne University honored 10 individuals during homecoming.

       

Obituaries: Lottie Copeland, Bong Hee Han and Albert Warner Wicks

Obituaries for Lottie Copeland, who served with Texas Baptist Men Builders; Bong Hee Han, Korean Texas Baptist leader; and Albert Warner Wicks, former member of the State Missions Commission.

       
Discarded medical supplies benefit patients in Ghana and Kurdistan

Discarded medical supplies benefit patients in Ghana and Kurdistan

Medical supplies from North Texas will benefit patients at a Baptist hospital in Ghana and refugees in Iraqi Kurdistan, thanks to two healthcare professionals from Lake Pointe Church in Rockwall and Texas Baptist Men.

       
Faith leaders ask Clinton not to ignore black church concerns

Faith leaders ask Clinton not to ignore black church concerns

Two-dozen African-American faith leaders delivered an open letter to Hillary Clinton, asking her to defend the right to oppose abortion and gay marriage and commit to work with them to address poverty and violence.

       
UMHB grad uses art therapy in ministry to deaf in Honduras

UMHB grad uses art therapy in ministry to deaf in Honduras

Rachel Lewis graduated from the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor in May with a major in art, a minor in psychology and a passion to use what she learned to share the gospel and make disciples for Christ.

       
 
 
 
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