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  • Man claims Baptist church teacher sexually abused him as anti-gay ‘conversion’
    Man claims Baptist church teacher sexually abused him as anti-gay ‘conversion’
    A gay man in Mississippi has alleged that he was sexually abused by a Baptist charge male teacher in an attempt to change is sexual orientation from homosexuality. According to a report by the Associated Press on Sunday, 32-year-old Jeff White has...
  • Tampa church cancels gay man’s funeral over same-sex marriage
    Tampa church cancels gay man’s funeral over same-sex marriage
    The family of a deceased man in Tampa, Florida is devastated after a church canceled the man’s funeral just a day before it was set to take place. According to a report by local NBC affiliate WFLA Thursday, the church canceled the service...
  • Black Colleges & Universities Founded by Churches
    Black Colleges & Universities Founded by Churches
    Religion has played a great part in the education of Blacks in the early days before there wasany Civil Rights Act in the 1960's. In analyzing the education of Black from Black Universities and looking at the training and jobs that they were...
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    The faith of my father
    The faith of my father is something that has troubled my soul for decades. I'm blessed to have a mom and grandmother who actually raised me. (It does take a village.) This was my saving grace. In the "House of Macy," faith was...
  • Church Scholarships for Minorities
    Church Affilliations Colleges - For Minorities
    There are a lot of college bound students or returning students, who enjoy having religion as part of their academic education. It is an individual's preference to attend a religious college. There is a separation of Church and State. Most...
  • Baptist Faith & Message 2000
    A Reflection on the 2000 Baptist Faith & Message: Part 1 A Summation
    BIBLIOGRAPHYBlount, Douglas, and Joseph Wooddell, eds. The Baptist Faith and Message 2000: Critical Issues in America's Largest Protestant Denomination. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2007.INTRODUCTIONThe 2000 edition of the...
  • Churches
    The 10 largest Baptist churches in NC
    A list was published by the Biblical Recorder this month of the largest Baptist churches in the state of North Carolina. There are 34 in their list, but this is a list of the top 10, with information on each church. See what the churches with the...
  • 34th Sunrise Run 8K (Simpsonville, SC)
    Record turnout for the 34th Sunrise Run 8K
    The early bird catches the worm. This past Saturday, 874 runners along with scores of spectators and race volunteers, adhered to this 17th century English proverb at the 34th installment of the Sunrise Run in downtown Simpsonville. The event has a...
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    Arizona pastor says he carries concealed from pulpit
    In a press release today, Jan. 28, 2013, Rev. Larry Dickey at First Baptist Church, Sunizona, AZ said in a press release, that we must understand that citizens must defend families and ourselves. He says that it is important to understand that our...
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    Modern Day Relevancy of Miracles for Baptists
    Throughout the history of Israel, God has continually performed miraculous events transforming the people from slaves to freedmen. These miracles were performed for drawing the attention and saving the nation of Israel through many difficult days....
  • The Stocks
    Jail or freedom? James Ireland chose both in Culpeper
    In the years preceding the American Revolution, religious liberty was alien to Culpeper and other Virginian towns. Despite the Act of Toleration of 1689, American colonists were not granted the same protection as their English counterparts. The...
  • Response to 'Gay lifestyle against God's word': Reconciliation through blessing
    Response to 'Gay lifestyle against God's word': Reconciliation through blessing
    No way in the world is the writer of this article a religious man, “for the Bible tells me so” but thumbing through Christian and religious websites does give insight into some deep philosophical and moral perspectives. Today...
  • Chick-fil-A
    Chick-fil-A Takes an Unpopular Stand
    Chick-fil-A is one of the nation’s most popular fast food chains. Everyone loves the cows, everyone loves the fact that Chick-fil-A is a huge sponsor of such things as the Chick-fil-A Bowl, Chick-fil-A Bowl Challenge, Chick-fil-A Kickoff...
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    Baptists celebrate religious freedom
    Last month, the Religious Liberty Council of the Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty honored the Rev. Dr. Bill J. Leonard, Dean and Church History Professor at Wake Forest University Divinity School in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, with...
  • Have you found hope?
    Have you found hope?
    A new series of television and radio advertisements has individuals sharing about how they had it all, success, family and more. But they were still looking for something. They were still lacking hope.Findithere.com is a ministry of the Southern...