August 20, 2014


NASHVILLE (BP) -- As the diversity of religious expression in the United States has grown, the number of complaints of religious discrimination in the workplace has grown as well. Read More

'Jersey' impacts Ohio & the world
Jersey Baptist Church has baptized 1,482 people -- more than 100 a year -- during the last 10 years, according to its Annual Church Profile (ACP). Read More
October CP gifts slightly above 2012
NASHVILLE (BP) -- Contributions to Southern Baptist national and international missions and ministries received by the SBC Executive Committee in October were 0.07 percent above last year's opening month of the Convention’s fiscal year. Read More
GuideStone rep assesses investment strategies
DALLAS (BP) -- Even in times of slow growth, capital markets can reward long-term investors, a GuideStone Financial Resources representative told participants in a webinar sponsored by the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability. Read More
GGBTS 'within its revenue,' Iorg tells trustees
Trustees of Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary toured the Pacific Northwest campus during their Oct. 14-15 meeting in Portland, Oregon. Read More
Moore: Promote Gospel, freedom at same time
NEW ORLEANS (BP) -- Christians should seek to preach with clarity the Gospel in its strangeness while advocating for religious freedom at the same time, Russell D. Moore told seminary students at his alma mater. Read More
BP Ledger, Nov. 4 edition
Today's BP Ledger contains items from:
Campbellsville University
Kentucky Baptist Convention
University of Mobile
National Religious Broadcasters
Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
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First Person
J. D. Greear
FIRST-PERSON: How apostles viewed the Old Testament
J. D. Greear explains why the apostles viewed the Old Testament as authenticated prophecy, not as an archaic relic.
David Roach
FIRST-PERSON: Can archaeology help confirm the Bible?
David Roach describes how archaeology often contradicts skeptics by providing evidence for various accounts in the Bible.



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