SBC ministry of reconciliation 50 years later some Southern Baptists were just as resolved in championing racial inclusion, though they were in the minority. As Americans mark the 50th anniversary of the 1963 march with a week of special events in the nation’s capital and other activities in select ... 08/27/2013 - 8:06 am | View Link
Southern Baptists re-elect first black president HOUSTON — The Southern Baptist Convention has re-elected its first black president, the Rev. Fred Luter Jr. Luter was first elected in 2012. His presidency comes at a time when the nation’s largest Protestant denomination is trying to move beyond its ... 06/11/2013 - 9:56 am | View Link
Black churchgoers may not think Southern Baptists are being inconsistent Southern Baptists made news in their annual convention this week by electing their first black president — the Rev. Fred Luter, Jr, a New Orleans pastor. His church leads all Southern Baptist churches in Louisiana in attendance. Not long ago, the ... 06/21/2012 - 7:48 am | View Link
Southern Baptists, Righting Own Racist History, Denounce Civil Rights For Gays The Southern Baptists ... Baptist Church in Arlington, Texas, was one of the authors of the gay marriage resolution. “It’s important to sound the alarm again, because the culture is changing,” he said in an interview after the vote. McKissic, who is ... 06/20/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Southern Baptists elect 1st black president Members of Luter's mostly black church came to worship at Crosby's mostly white ... based denomination was formed before the Civil War in a split with northern Baptists over slavery and had reputation over much of the last century for supporting segregation. 06/19/2012 - 11:08 am | View Link
Southern Baptists Debate Over Speaking in Tongues Southern Baptist pastors opened debate on speaking in tongues at a weekend conference where a charismatic Baptist sought to educate his fellow believers on the Holy ... 11/23/2014 - 3:39 am | View Website
Southern Baptists | New Georgia Encyclopedia f missionaries in the South, a shortcoming in the society that southern Baptists found inexcusable. Northern Baptists, some of whom were avid supporters of the ... 11/22/2014 - 10:10 pm | View Website
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23. Southern Arizona Baptist District Association The Southern District Association will be hosting the Baptist Women's World Day of Prayer on Sunday, November 4, 2012 at Grace Temple ... 11/22/2014 - 2:07 am | View Website
Largest Churches in the Southern Baptist Convention ... On occasion I will write a blogpost specifically related to my denomination, the Southern Baptist Convention. I am aware that a large number of my readers are not a ... 11/22/2014 - 12:27 am | View Website
Three months after the largest quake to hit Northern California in a quarter century, state and federal authorities have paid out the first $12.1 million in recovery aid for damage centered in and around the wine city of Napa.
The magnitude-6.0 quake struck Aug.
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I once spent the night before Thanksgiving in a homeless shelter in Milwaukee. I had gone under cover for my university’s magazine to get a glimpse of what it was like on the inside. What I encountered blew my narrow college-boy mind. …