• ACP accurate, helps churches, leaders say

    by David Roach, posted Monday, September 22, 2014 (3 hours ago)

    NASHVILLE (BP) -- With more than 80 percent of churches participating, the Southern Baptist Convention's yearly statistical survey of cooperating congregations is seen by many as a model of denominational record keeping that plays a vital role in formulating missions strategy. Read More

  • Mental illness remains taboo topic for pastors

    by Bob Smietana , posted Monday, September 22, 2014 (2 hours ago)

    NASHVILLE (BP) -- One in four Americans has suffered from some kind of mental illness. Many look to their church for spiritual guidance in times of distress. But a new LifeWay study shows they are unlikely to find much help on Sunday mornings. Read More

  • A.T. Robertson & his 'monumental achievement'

    by S. Craig Sanders, posted Monday, September 22, 2014 (3 hours ago)

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (BP) -- On the afternoon of Sept. 24, 1934, A.T. Robertson pondered over a difficult text in his Greek New Testament. Leaving a mark on Matthew 6:11, Robertson walked out of his office in Norton Hall at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary to teach his Greek class. Read More