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Thursday, February 06, 2014

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  • Ken Ham, Bill Nye creation debate draws global interest

    by Erin Roach, posted Thursday, February 06, 2014 (4 years ago)

    PETERSBURG, Ky. (BP) -- Hundreds of thousands of people comprised an international audience to watch a debate between creationist Ken Ham and evolutionist Bill Nye, demonstrating a vibrant interest in origins in an era when many consider the topic settled science. Read More

  • Ezell: Help churches 'redefine success'

    by Mike Ebert, posted Thursday, February 06, 2014 (4 years ago)

    Photo by Susan Whitley/NAMB
    INDIANAPOLIS (BP) -- Kevin Ezell told trustees of the North American Mission Board he is determined to help pastors and laypeople redefine what success looks like for their churches. Read More

  • NAMB trustees see Indy's lostness firsthand

    by Tobin Perry, posted Thursday, February 06, 2014 (4 years ago)

    Photo by Susan Whitley/NAMB
    INDIANAPOLIS (BP) -- As the beginning flakes of 7-plus inches of snow landed on Indianapolis, North American Mission Board trustees boarded buses to see how four church planters are pushing back lostness in the city. As they entered the buses, the hand of each trustee was stamped with a number -- 1943. Read More

  • Crime, poverty flavor couple's outreach

    by Tobin Perry, posted Thursday, February 06, 2014 (4 years ago)

    Photo by Susan Whitley/NAMB
    INDIANAPOLIS (BP) -- Many families with four small children wouldn't consider moving to a neighborhood with high crime and poverty rates and crumbling homes -- the kind of place you protect your children from, not move them to. Read More

  • Rainer: LifeWay making significant progress

    by Marty King, posted Thursday, February 06, 2014 (4 years ago)

    NASHVILLE (BP) -- Trustees of LifeWay Christian Resources approved a request for information about mental health resources and received a state of the ministry report from President Thom S. Rainer during their Feb. 3-4 meeting in Nashville. Read More

  • Bible Study: February 9, 2014

    by Staff/LifeWay Christian Resources, posted Thursday, February 06, 2014 (4 years ago)

    NASHVILLE (BP) -- This weekly Bible study appears in Baptist Press in a partnership with LifeWay Christian Resources of the Southern Baptist Convention. Through its Leadership and Adult Publishing team, LifeWay publishes Sunday School curricula and additional resources for all age groups.

    This week's Bible study is adapted from the Bible Studies for Life curriculum.

    Bible Passages: Psalm 119:1-8,137-144

    Discussion Question: How has the Bible proven itself to be trustworthy to you?... Read More