LifeWay store closures lamented as 'a great loss'

With all 170 LifeWay Christian Stores set to close this year, LifeWay supporters and critics alike say the brick-and-mortar book market will lose an important means of theological quality control.

Credentials Committee chair, vice chair named

Betsy Gomez of Irving, Texas, has been named to chair the Credentials Committee for the June 11-12 Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting in Birmingham, Ala., SBC President J.D. Greear announced today (March 25).

Will Brazil honor Jerusalem as Israeli capital?

Newly elected Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro may withhold recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel during his upcoming visit to the Middle East, possibly reneging on a campaign pledge.
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