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Paul Chitwood and his wife Michelle talk with Jonathan and Rebecca McNeil, sent by Pleasant View Baptist Church in Waynesburg, Ky. Jonathan and Rebecca are two of 42 missionaries appointed by IMB trustees in its meeting Nov. 14. The couple will serve in Poland. View Story | Download Photo
Nathan and Kim Gunter grew up in small churches where they saw the cooperative giving of Southern Baptists send men and women to carry the gospel to all nations. The Gunters, sent by Lancing First Southern Baptist Church, Lansing, Kan., are two of 42 new missionaries appointed by the International Mission Board in a service Nov. 14. View Story | Download Photo
Vance Pitman, senior pastor of Hope Church in Las Vegas, encourages 42 new IMB missionaries to be world changers in his message at the Nov. 14 appointment service near Richmond, Va. View Story | Download Photo
Those gathered to celebrate the appointment of 42 new missionaries at a Nov. 14 IMB service near Richmond, Va., hold cards with the names of people groups around the world. The group prayed for each people group by name. View Story | Download Photo
"So many people need to be rescued and brought into His glorious light as I was," Chris Garduce told the audience in the Nov. 14 IMB appointment service near Richmond, Va. Chris and his wife Anna are two of 42 missionaries appointed during IMB’s trustee meeting Nov. 14-15. The Garduces are sent by The Church at West Vista, West Columbia, S.C. View Story | Download Photo
El fuego en el norte de California, con 29 muertes confirmadas a la fecha, está entre los incendios más mortíferos en la historia de California. View Story | Download Photo
David Hankins View Story | Download Photo
Paul Chitwood has been elected the International Mission Board's 13th president by a unanimous vote of the IMB trustees. View Story | Download Photo
IMG trustees surround and pray for newly-elected IMB President Paul Chitwood and his wife Michelle. View Story | Download Photo
LifeWay's YOU curriculum celebrates its 10-year anniversary this fall. YOU is specifically designed for churches in urban, multicultural environments. View Story | Download Photo
Beverly Sonnier is LifeWay's content editor for YOU, a Bible study curriculum designed for urban and multicultural environments. View Story | Download Photo
Mark Croston, when serving as president of the SBC's National African American Fellowship, was among those with a vision for a Bible study curriculum for urban, multicultural environments. View Story | Download Photo
A Shawnee State University philosophy professor filed a lawsuit against the Portsmouth, Ohio, school on Nov. 5 for disciplining him because he insisted on using the courtesy title that corresponded to a student's biological sex. View Story | Download Photo
Paul Chitwood, IMB's new president, talks to Southern Baptist reporters during a press conference Thursday (Nov. 15). Chitwood noted that during the search process, "the Lord confirmed to us all the details were taken care of." View Story | Download Photo
Tim Patterson View Story | Download Photo
Soldiers sift through what's left of a burned-down home in Paradise, Calif., looking for human remains. View Story | Download Photo
Bob Sorensen, pastor of Paradise Ridge Southern Baptist Church in Paradise, Calif., continues to check for church members still missing from the Camp Fire wildfire. "I spend hours a day trying to find them." View Story | Download Photo
The 2019 BGCO officers include, from left, Heath Tucker, second vice president; LeRon West, first vice president; Blake Gideon president; with BGCO Executive Director-Treasurer Hance Dilbeck. View Story | Download Photo
During Dilbeck's installment as executive director-treasurer, Oklahoma Baptist leaders pray over Dilbeck and his wife Julie. View Story | Download Photo
The Kiowa Black Leggings Society Honor Guard presented the colors during the opening session of the BGCO annual meeting. View Story | Download Photo
New officers of the Tennessee Baptist Convention are (from left) Lee Hickman, pastor of Black Oak Baptist Church, Clinton, second vice president; David Green, pastor of First Baptist Church, Greeneville, president; and Bryon Edens, a member of Clingan Ridge Baptist Church, Cleveland, vice president. View Story | Download Photo
Tennessee Baptists, in their annual meeting at West Jackson Baptist Church in Jackson, gather at the altar following the president’s address delivered by David Leavell, senior pastor of First Baptist Church in Millington. View Story | Download Photo
Paul Chitwood and his wife Michelle pray together during International Mission Board's trustees' plenary session Nov. 15, following his election as IMB’s 13th president. "What an incredible privilege it is … to [share] in the work of the IMB and leading the IMB," Chitwood said. "It is overwhelming to us, and it is such a blessing to us." View Story | Download Photo
Paul Chitwood, elected unanimously as the International Mission Board's 13th president, shares about God's grace in his life during trustees' Nov. 15 plenary address. Chitwood also expressed his personal appreciation for the local Southern Baptist church. "I believe that the Southern Baptist system requires from every level of Southern Baptist life a genuine respect, a deep humility, an unbroken trust, and a mutual loyalty," he said. View Story | Download Photo
R. Albert Mohler Jr., president of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, has been elected as vice president of the Evangelical Theological Society. View Story | Download Photo