Baptist Press Archive

Monday, February 03, 2014

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  • Sewing dresses garners income & moments to share her faith

    by Evelyn Adamson, posted Monday, February 03, 2014 (5 years ago)

    IMB photo by Grace Chapman
    SOUTHEAST ASIA (BP) -- Uncertainty rocked Vanna Keo* after her husband Kith* accepted Christ. She had never met any Christians before, and now her husband was one.

    In supporting her husband, Keo agreed to meet Don and Dayla Patrick*, IMB workers in Southeast Asia for more 15 years. The Patricks were the ones who shared the Gospel with her husband and led him to Christ. Read More

  • Gay therapy ban's next stop: SCOTUS

    by Staff, posted Monday, February 03, 2014 (5 years ago)

    "The minors we represent do not want to act on same-sex attractions….”

    -- Mat Staver, Liberty Counsel

    SAN FRANCISCO (BP) -- California's controversial law that bans change therapy for teens who have unwanted same-sex attractions could be headed to the U.S. Supreme Court after an appeals court rejected a petition to rehear the case. Read More

  • Oscar nod rescinded, song still benefits

    by Diana Chandler, posted Monday, February 03, 2014 (5 years ago)

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (BP) -- The movie "Alone Yet Not Alone" lost its nomination for best original song more likely because of Oscar-related politics than prejudice against a Christian message, because another nominated movie prominently includes Christian music, a film industry insider said.

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  • N.C. senator studied ethics at SEBTS

    by Ali Dixon, posted Monday, February 03, 2014 (5 years ago)

    WAKE FOREST, N.C. (BP) -- Chad Barefoot, a recent graduate of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary with a degree in Christian ethics, is serving his first term in the North Carolina Senate as its youngest member. Read More

  • Today's BP Ledger, Feb. 3, 2014

    by Staff, posted Monday, February 03, 2014 (5 years ago)

    EDITOR'S NOTE: BP Ledger carries items for reader information each week from various Southern Baptist-related entities, and news releases of interest from other sources. The items are published as received.

    Today's BP Ledger contains items from:

    Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

    Samford University

    WORLD News Service

    Morning Star News

    Association of Christian Schools International

    Mohler begins Q&A podcast:

    'Ask Anything: Weekend Edition'

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Southe... Read More

  • FIRST-PERSON: Are the Grammys the place to be?

    by Rob Pochek, posted Monday, February 03, 2014 (5 years ago)

    Pastor Rob Pochek reflects on how Christian singers Natalie Grant, who exited the Grammys, and Mandisa, who chose not to go, represented their faith with grace amid America’s cultural drift. Read More