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ORLANDO (FBW)- Booties. Bibs. Bottles. Any baby gift will do, Dawn Pate told Florida Baptist Witness.
RICHMOND, Va. (BP) - The Dec. 30 shootings at the Baptist hospital in Jibla, Yemen, disrupted an already complicated process of turning over responsibility for the facility to a nonreligious Yemeni charity, two Southern Baptist missionary leaders explained Jan. 9.
WASHINGTON (BP)-Despite 30 years of legalized abortion and all its consequences, at least some pro-life Americans believe they are winning the battle to restore protection to unborn children.
WEST PALM BEACH (FBW) - Southern Baptists are no longer required to enjoy majority status on the Board of Trustees of Palm Beach Atlantic University and within the faculty ranks of the School of Ministry after a lop-sided super-majority of the Board approved amendments to the school's by-laws Nov. 21. Remaining in place at the school with historic Baptist ties are by-law stipulations that require the offices of president, vice president of religious life and dean of the School of Ministry be held by Southern Baptists.
Southern Baptists have recently been reminded of the sanctity of human life with the tragic slaughter of three medical missionaries in Yemen Dec. 30. As Americans mark the 30th anniversary of Roe v. Wade this month, it's ironic that even after 40 million murdered babies have been the victims of a "choice" made for them, some people still don't get it.
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For the past two weeks, I have been giving an overview of the atonement and its significance to the Christian believer.
In the recent announcement of its policy for the use, or threatened use, of weapons of mass destruction, the Bush administration said that it would retain "all options." This includes preemptive military action and "overwhelming force"-meaning the threat of nuclear weapons.
Have fun with cryptography and exercise your Bible knowledge. A King James Version verse is encoded by letter substitution. The same letter is substituted throughout the puzzle. Solve by trial and error.
According to a report released by the Florida Baptist Convention's Church Planting Department, Florida Baptists started eight new churches in November and December of 2002. The following is a listing of new churches listed by association:
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Tammy Tillman can clearly retrace the events that led to her great awakening.
DUNEDIN (FBW) - After two requests to use the Dunedin Public Library's community meeting room for discussions about America's Christian heritage were denied, Liberty Counsel filed a federal lawsuit in Tampa Jan. 9.
LAKELAND (FBW)- In her position as Sanctity of Human Life (SOHL) director for the Florida Baptist Children's Homes, Kathleen Hiers has assisted churches in starting 15 new pregnancy care centers since 2000, but she said she prays for more.
LAKELAND (FBW)-"Thirty years ago no one knew the cost of Roe v. Wade," Kathleen Hiers told Florida Baptist Witness. "The truth is we won't know the total cost until heaven."