National Cathedral slashes staff, budget

Washington National Cathedral has announced dramatic cuts to its budget, programs and staff as the faltering economy continues to hit religious institutions nationwide.

Obama narrows–but doesn’t close–the electoral ‘God gap’

Analysis of exit polls dissecting Barack Obama’s historic presidential victory indicates the “God gap” dividing American politics remains in place, but Obama fashioned a victory by significantly narrowing it nearly everywhere—among those who worship frequently and those who don’t.

Whose birthday are we celebrating?

It’s time to “Unplug the Christmas machine,” according to a new book. And one church is trying it out for real.

Tough economic times don’t dim lights on Living Christmas Trees

Rather than cutting back on lavish Christmas programs this year due to the economy, some church leaders insist hard times make them more valuable than ever.

A 'Simple Christmas' suggestion box

Here are some suggestions to reduce and reallocate Christmas spending habits: Design and make your own gifts. Bake something.  Give gifts only to children....
Care to comment? Send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Maximum length for publication is 250 words.

Connect with the Baptist Standard

Facebook  Twitter  Instagram  Google+

About These Ads
About These Ads

More News

Design & Development by Toolbox Studios