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‘Marches against Shariah’ held in two dozen cities

‘Marches against Shariah’ held in two dozen cities

ACT for America sponsored "Marches against Shariah" in two dozen cities around the country, including outside the Islamic Association of North Texas in Richardson.

       
Baylor provost leaves after 13 months on the job

Baylor provost leaves after 13 months on the job

After 13 months at Baylor University, Gregory Jones will step down as executive vice president and provost to return to a faculty post at Duke University, effective June 30.

       
CBF leaders defend pastor/judge who protested death penalty

CBF leaders defend pastor/judge who protested death penalty

A North Texas pastor joined leaders of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship in publicly defending a pastor’s right to participate in a religiously motivated protest against the death penalty while also serving as a judge.

       
Baptists blast Sanders for imposing religious test

Baptists blast Sanders for imposing religious test

Baptist leaders decried Sen. Bernie Sanders’ stated opposition to a White House nominee based on the candidate’s comments about Islam.

       
Living dead offer life lessons, Baylor prof says

Living dead offer life lessons, Baylor prof says

Stories of a zombie apocalypse not only force audiences to confront their own mortality, but also provide a platform to explore what being human really means, Baylor University professor and popular culture observer Greg Garrett insists.

       
Mission: Dignity ‘eased my pain,’ minister’s widow says

Mission: Dignity help ‘eased my pain,’ minister’s widow says

Doris Jackson's husband served 42 year in ministry. After his death, she found herself unable to keep up with the financial pressures and reduced income. But she saw hope when the Mission: Dignity application arrived from GuideStone Financial Resources.

       
Trump: ‘It’s time to put a stop to attacks on religion’

‘Time to put a stop to attacks on religion,’ Trump says

President Donald Trump told an assembly of evangelical Christians he would continue to restore the religious liberty many of them feel they’ve lost.

       
Texas Baptists honor legacy of Stripling and Howell

Texas Baptists honor legacy of Stripling and Howell

Friends and family of Paul Stripling and Elmin Howell gathered at the historic Independence Baptist Church to honor their lives and legacies. Stripling, executive director emeritus of Waco Regional Baptist Association, and Howell, founding director of River Ministry, received the 2017 Texas Baptist Legacy Awards.

       

On the Move: Garza, Johnson, Mills and Reiter

Staff changed noted for churches in Abilene, Houston, Fort Worth and Cross Plains.

       
Around the State: DBU honors adviser; Baylor board approves two regents

Around the State: DBU honors adviser; Baylor board approves two regents

Dallas Baptist University names Adviser of the Year. Baylor regents appoint representatives from athletic organizations. 

       
Analysts look for silver linings in stormy legislative session

Analysts look for silver linings in stormy legislative session

After a legislative session that began with high hopes and ended with a shoving match on the floor of the Texas House of Representatives, some public policy analysts and advocates emphasized bright spots where they could find them.

       
 
 
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