• Bivocational church model best, Page says

    by Diana Chandler, posted Wednesday, September 17, 2014 (yesterday)

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    ATLANTA (BP) -- The bivocational church model is the best way to make disciples in the 21st Century, Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee President Frank Page told bivocational and small-membership church pastors he assembled in Atlanta. Read More

  • College students still needed for Sandy rebuild

    by Laura Sikes, posted Wednesday, September 17, 2014 (21 hours ago)

    File photo by Laura Sikes/NAMB
    CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (BP) -- As the two-year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy approaches, Southern Baptists continue to bring help, healing and hope to hundreds of people in New York and New Jersey affected by the Oct. 29, 2012 storm. Read More

  • BP website launches new look

    by Staff , posted Wednesday, September 17, 2014 (21 hours ago)

    NASHVILLE (BP) -- Baptist Press, the Southern Baptist Convention's news service, launched today (Sept. 17) its new redesigned website, unveiling an updated look and new features.

    This is the first comprehensive Baptist Press redesign of bpnews.net since 2007, said Roger S. Oldham, vice president for convention communications and relations with the Southern Baptist Convention's Executive Committee. The more flexible, user-friendly design will better "position BP to communicate content in the fast-paced world of Christian journalism," he noted. Read More