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  1. Something Must Be DoneRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Family Research Council

    The Family Research Council will host Rev. Richard Owen Roberts as our special guest speaker in our Lunchtime Lecture Series at FRC Headquarters.

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  2. Immigration Reform NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ArkansasBusiness.com

    ... essential part of the solution for tomorrow's workforce," he said. Ronnie Floyd, president of the powerful Southern Baptist Convention and pastor at Cross Church in northwest Arkansas, told the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette that a trip to south Texas to ...

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  3. Of executions and of ChristiansRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | Happening-here?

    If John McCain says it, he probably knows it when he sees it, at least in this case: Let's hope this latest "botched" killing moves us closer to ceasing to seek justice through more killing.

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  4. Unitarian Universalist Church In New Orleans INVADED By "Operation Save America"Read the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Daily Kos

    As an eighteen year long Unitarian Universalist who has gotten NOTHING but love, support, and affirmation from the Unitarian Universalist Chruch - I am APPALLED that this group, who was sponsored by a locval Southern Baptist congregation - could engage in such hateful activities...in the name of Christianity, no less.

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  5. Moral Clarity at the BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Free Republic

    Dr. Russell D. Moore of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention and Ronnie Floyd, the current president of the Southern Baptist Convention, have added some much needed moral clarity to the crisis at the border.

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  6. Religion and Immigrant ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Examiner.com

    ... and same-sex marriage, disagree with anti-immigrant Republicans. The same is true of leaders of the Southern Baptist Convention, most of whose congregants are on the right wing of the political spectrum. "The first thing is to make sure that we ...

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  7. Texas Baptist Men say they helped border kids out of love, not for politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Star-Telegram.com

    "What you have on the border is a humanitarian disaster," executive Don Gibson of the Dallas-based Texas Baptist Men said Thursday.

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  8. HPU Assistant Professor Publishes Books On Women in MissionsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | PRWeb

    ... the role of women in missions and church leadership. Dr. Maxwell's most recent work, "The Woman I Am: Southern Baptist Women's Writings, 1906-2006," references Woman's Missionary Union (WMU) publications and traces developing thought patterns ...

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  9. Please Don't Muddy the Moral ClarityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | RedState

    ... but gates and wall there will remain." Russell D. Moore of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention and Ronnie Floyd, the current president of the Southern Baptist Convention, have added some much needed moral ...

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  10. U.S. religious leaders embrace cause of migrant kidsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | TwinCities

    ... who have long allied with Republican politicians against abortion and same-sex marriage, and leaders of the Southern Baptist Convention, whose adherents tend to lean right. "This is a crisis, and not simply a political crisis, but a moral one," said ...

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  11. Border Justice Cause Brings Unlikely Religious Groups Together In Defense Of Migrant ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Switched

    ... meaning that their deportation could lead to their deaths. Russell Moore, a leader in the conservative Southern Baptist Convention, visited a Customs and Border Protection detention facility in McAllen, Texas, on Tuesday, leading him to conclude , ...

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  12. Tom Petty Isn't 'Playing Dumb' About Church Sex Abuse Scandal on New SongRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Billboard

    During his hard-fought, ascendant career, Tom Petty has often been labeled as intense.

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  13. Obama to non-profits: celebrate LGBT or elseRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | RedState

    ... exemption,' The Blade quotes senior officials as saying. After today, a man can simply say "I am a Southern Baptist", wearing a dress, high heels, and lipstick, while applying to work at Southern Baptist Convention Disaster Relief. If he is not ...

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  14. Counseling for conservative ChristiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Times

    ... be, today's right-wing conservative Christian is the least Christ-like Christian that I've seen since the Southern Baptist Convention. Do you remember the Southern Baptist? In the 1800s they supported slavery and after that they supported the Jim ...

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  15. Campbellsville University moves to avoid 'undue influence' of Kentucky BaptistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Business Journal

    Campbellsville University will give up nearly $1 million a year in church funding as it changes its relationship with the Kentucky Baptist Convention.

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  16. When the bishop shows up in the middle of your sermon. YikesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | NOLA.com

    One Sunday morning, many years ago-I must have been in my mid-30s- as I rose to preach, Dr. Ed Young, pastor of the enormous Second Baptist Church of Houston, Texas, sat in the congregation to hear my sermon.

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  17. Campbellsville Univ. to break with Baptist churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | The Tribune

    A Christian university in central Kentucky has changed its longstanding relationship with Kentucky Baptists so it can appoint its own trustees, and it also will be giving up about $1 million in annual church funding.

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  18. Richard Land says transgenderism ‘ultimate rebellion’Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Free Republic

    Transgenderism is 'the ultimate rebellion' against God's created order, a former Southern Baptist leader said recently in a television interview.

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  19. Southern Baptists End Investigation of Theology Professors at...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Christianity Today

    ... yet still wants to claim it is 'committed' to the family." Update (June 4): Russell Moore, president of the Southern Baptist Convention's Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC), is still "very disturbed" despite the resolution between the ...

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  20. Hobby Lobby and QuakersRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Daily Kos

    Most of the time when I hear or read about something offensive a Christian group has done, I almost never have to worry that Quakers have somehow been to blame.

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