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Baptist women work together in social justice initiatives

After a five-year retirement, Thomasina needed to return to work. Yet, she lacked computer skills for today’s jobs. She soon got a fresh start at Women Mentoring Women, a six-week course designed to help equip unemployed and underemployed women. Building

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Committed to Historic Baptist Principles, Dedicated to Contemporary Relevance

New paradigm with historic foundation — Churchnet: A Baptist Network Serving Churches By North American Baptist Fellowship Is it possible to hold fast to historic Baptist principles while also achieving spiritual relevance in today’s world? For the past ten years, the

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BWA to participate in UN conference in Rio

The Baptist World Alliance (BWA) is the lead organizer of a “side event” that takes place during the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from June 20-22. The Baptist World Alliance (BWA) is the

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Technology is risky but helpful, pastors say

One of the challenges facing the church today is the culture of technology, said Baptist World Alliance (BWA) General Secretary Neville Callam. Baptist World Alliance Callam was speaking May 22 at a reception he hosted for pastors in the Washington

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Caribbean immigrants struggle to find church home in the US

Caribbean Baptist immigrants have difficulty fitting into Baptist churches in the United States. This was revealed at a recent conference of Caribbean immigrants in New York City. Baptist World Alliance The April National Gathering of Caribbean Diaspora Baptist clergy, leaders

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BWA assists school reconstruction in refugee camp

The Baptist World Alliance (BWA) has sent US$25,000 in emergency financial assistance to a school in the Mae La Refugee Camp in Thailand to assist in the school’s reconstruction after it was destroyed by fire on April 28. Baptist World

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