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  1. Faith and Values: Spiritual and religious? The Easter possibilityRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    ... was recently at issue in a televised interview with former President Jimmy Carter . Carter, long a Southern Baptist, was asked if he would ever consider becoming a Roman Catholic. He said he would if two conditions were met: First, Pope Francis ...

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  2. Southern Baptist leader calls for fresh approach in "increasingly post-Christian America"Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | CBS News

    ... CBS News correspondent Jan Crawford. That led Russell Moore, the new leader on ethics and policy for the Southern Baptist Convention -- the country's largest Protestant denomination with 16 million members -- to call for a change in tone. For a ...

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  3. Jumping to conclusions with no experience is dangerousRead the original story

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    am a 60 year old woman who was raised in the Southern Baptist denomination, and am still an active, practicing, SBC-church attending Christian. However, as a child, my best friend was Jewish. One of the many things that I learned in that experience ...

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  4. On Easter Sunday, a disbanded church is resurrectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    SEMMES, Alabama - Three weeks ago, The Cornerstone ceased to exist as a Southern Baptist congregation in Semmes.

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  5. Bill Cassidy Providing Emergency Assistance To Wealthy TelevangelistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Forbes.com

    Bill Cassidy, Republican Congressman from Baton Rouge, LA and physician was in the news last week as he provided emergency treatment to a fellow passenger on a Southwest Airlines flight.

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  6. Hope for Tomorrow: It's never too late to create an effective strategy for your church's VBSa SeffortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Florida Baptist Witness

    ... to send out laborers into his harvest.'" Luke 10:2 One thing is for sure: If you've spent any time in a Southern Baptist church, you know the strong feelings associated with Vacation Bible School. Some churches focus on the program throughout the ...

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  7. Former LC benefactors appear to be helping New Orleans seminaryRead the original story

    Thursday | The Town Talk

    ... free theological education for small-church and bi-vocational pastors and staff members of Louisiana Southern Baptist churches. The seminary's Board of Trustees approved the center's creation during its spring meeting Wednesday. The Rev. Drew ...

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  8. GWU Divinity School celebrates 20 yearsRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2013 | The Star Online

    Dozens gathered this week to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Gardner-Webb University's M. Christopher White School of Divinity.

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  9. Meet The Surprising Star Of Showtime's New Climate Change SeriesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | ThinkProgress

    ... had never really met anybody that didn't think it was real and he, growing up in Virginia and going to southern Baptist school, had never met anybody who did think it was real." Farley and Hayhoe found themselves at an impasse. They both respected ...

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  10. Letter to Pope: Protect LGBT YouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Advocate

    The head of a homeless shelter for LGBT youth published an open letter to Pope Francis in The New York Times today, asking the leader of the Catholic Church to change its teaching on homosexuality.

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  11. The unholy alliance of Phoenix mayor Stanton with Grand Canyon UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | Examiner.com

    ... giving the "keys" not only to Phoenix but Arizona as well ? Hey... Personally...I can tell you I was raised Southern Baptist and they've got their own special brand of hate that will just add so well to our friends with the Center For Arizona ...

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  12. Chick-fil-A wings in new direction after gay flapRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... by accident, said Christopher Muller, professor of hospitality at Boston University. "The politics of their Southern Baptist values will not transcend their core markets." Chick-fil-A's socially conservative agenda, which formally led the company to ...

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  13. Chick-fil-A Wings in New Direction After Gay FlagRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | KKLA-FM Glendale

    ... by accident, said Christopher Muller, professor of hospitality at Boston University. "The politics of their Southern Baptist values will not transcend their core markets," he said. Chick-fil-A's socially conservative agenda, which formally led the ...

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  14. Chick-fil-A wings in new direction after gay flapRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Sunherald.com

    ... by accident, said Christopher Muller, professor of hospitality at Boston University. "The politics of their Southern Baptist values will not transcend their core markets," he said. Chick-fil-A's socially conservative agenda, which formally led the ...

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  15. Chaplains share Christ, sustain believers' faithRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Florida Baptist Witness

    ... the church may not have access, said Doug Carver, the North American Mission Board's executive director for Southern Baptist chaplaincy and retired chief of chaplains for the U.S. Army. "They provide the ministry of presence, provide the good news ...

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  16. Deaf man in the Motor City inspires familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Florida Baptist Witness

    ... The Church can't survive - much less thrive in the Motor City. But the fact is, the Detroit-area native and Southern Baptist church planter just doesn't buy those perceptions. During the past three years as he has planted Lakepointe Church in ...

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  17. Grafitti 2 is New York's thriving church plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Florida Baptist Witness

    NEW YORK High school student Shamar Smith has been attending Graffiti 2 Community Ministries' after-school program for years.

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  18. Restoration & Revival through Prayer' to headline SBC in BaltimoreRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Florida Baptist Witness

    The theme for the 2014 annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention in Baltimore will be "Restoration and Revival through Prayer," according to SBC President Fred Luter.

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  19. Advance notes on 2014 SBC annual meeting in BaltimoreRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Florida Baptist Witness

    The following information related to the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting in Baltimore is provided via the website sbclife.net and has previously been published in an issue of SBC Life .

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  20. Jeb Bush to meet with Southern Baptist leaderRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Free Republic

    ... at theological conferences, heads the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission, the public policy arm of the Southern Baptist Convention, which has more than 16 million members. Moore and an aide to Bush have confirmed the session, which will take ...

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