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Disaster relief completed at Caddo Lake, continues in Southeast Texas

Disaster relief completed at Caddo Lake, continues in Southeast Texas

Texas Baptist Men volunteers completed disaster relief in the Caddo Lake area but relief efforts continued and long-term recovery began more than 150 miles to the south in Orange and Newton counties.

       
Teens with Down syndrome help develop special-needs ministry in Germany

Teens with Down syndrome help develop special-needs ministry in Germany

People who know Tyler Tooley and Blake Dorchester see them as extraordinary in countless ways. Both born with Down syndrome, the young men do not let special needs prevent them from serving God.

       
Buckner Family Hope Center builds Men of Honor

Buckner Family Hope Center builds Men of Honor

As a volunteer mentor through the Buckner Family Hope Center at Wynnewood’s Men of Honor program, Lester O’Garro seeks to be a positive influence in the lives of young men in South Dallas.

       
Jen Hatmaker details personal journey for justice

Jen Hatmaker details personal journey for justice

Hatmaker advised advocates to treat justice work as a marathon, not a sprint.

       
Wiley Drake offers to run as Trump VP

Wiley Drake offers to run as Trump VP

Wiley Drake, former second vice president of the Southern Baptist Convention, said an unnamed staff member of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign told him Trump might ask him to be his running mate. (BNG)

       
Disaster relief and recovery overlap in Newton County

Disaster relief and recovery overlap in Newton County

While Texas Baptist Men continue to provide disaster relief at several sites in East Texas, including Newton County, the Baptist General Convention of Texas has begun enlisting volunteers for long-term disaster recovery to help a church in Deweyville.

       
Around the State: DBU students in D.C.; HPU Fest scheduled; Baylor receives $1 million gift;

Around the State: DBU students in D.C.; Baylor receives $1 million gift

Dallas Baptist University students learn leadership in Washington, D.C. HPU Fest features Josh Wilson and Jason Gray. Gift enables Baylor to create endowed Christian missions fund.

       

Obituaries: Holli Fish Lancaster and Frances Ann Russell

Obituaries for Holli Fish Lancaster and Frances Ann Russell.

       
Church makes its home among the homeless

Church makes its home among the homeless

All the problems Jerry struggled with in his ministry seemed to come from owning a building. Then he realized: “Maybe I could start a church without a building.”

       
New Jersey pastor chosen as BWA chief administrative officer at UN

New Jersey pastor chosen as BWA chief administrative officer at UN

The Baptist World Alliance named Darrell Armstrong, an African-American pastor from New Jersey, its chief administrative officer at the United Nations.

       
Four Texas Baptist schools ban handguns on campus; more likely to follow

Four Texas Baptist schools ban handguns on campus; more likely to follow

Four universities affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas will not allow concealed handgun license holders to carry weapons on campus, and other Texas Baptist schools appear likely to join them.

       
 
 

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