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Cuba trip confirms SBC president's call to prayerBAYAMO, Cuba (BP) -- Southern Baptist Convention President Ronnie Floyd believes the church-planting movement sweeping Cuba could happen in the United States if Southern Baptists and other U.S. believers commit themselves to "extraordinary prayer for the next Great Awakening." Read More
Florist fined in gay-wedding case, raises $100,000
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (BP) -- A Washington state great-grandmother, who was ordered to pay $1,001 to the state for refusing to create a flower arrangement for a long-time customer's same-sex wedding, has raised more than $100,000 from supporters. Read More
Moore: 'Steep' price for getting marriage wrong
WASHINGTON (BP) -- The U.S. Supreme Court's long-awaited decision on marriage is vital enough to call for two friend-of-the-court briefs, Southern Baptists' lead ethics and religious freedom specialist decided. Read More
Floyd: Recruit churches to SBC's 'exciting work'
NASHVILLE (BP) -- Recruiting existing churches to cooperate with the Southern Baptist Convention is among the components of convention president Ronnie Floyd's strategy to extend the reach of SBC missions and ministries. Read More
'Sabbath Rest' sessions held at SoutheasternWAKE FOREST, N.C. (BP) -- In a "Sabbath Rest and Flourishing" conference, the importance of finding rest in a 24/7 world was set forth at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.
The two-day conference at the North Carolina campus was held in partnership with Blessed Earth, an organization dedicated to serving God and caring for His creation. Read More
FIRST-PERSON: Look at what God is doing in Cuba
Is a spiritual awakening possible in the U.S.? Southern Baptist Convention President Ronnie Floyd challenges Baptists to look at what God is doing in Cuba. Read More
FROM THE STATES: N.C., Ala., Hawaii evangelism/missions news; 'You wake up every day on the mission field'
Today's From the States features items from:
Biblical Recorder (North Carolina)
The Alabama Baptist
Hawaii Pacific Baptist Read More