Fewer numbers at the Baptist World Alliance’s two signature events have strained financial resources, the BWA’s general secretary said.
The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and Baptist World Alliance have formed a partnership to identify the needs of people and congregations worldwide through joint participation in work with the United Nations.
Understanding and appreciation are goals the Baptist global organization hopes will come out of talks with the World Methodist Council.
A small Kansas church known for protesting homosexuality at military funerals says former South African President Nelson Mandela is now in hell.
Pastors say Nelson Mandela modeled a form of radical forgiveness that can help individuals conquer anger and resentment just like Mandela conquered apartheid.
While Christianity is often identified with the West, there are Baptists in places where Christians have been around a lot longer than the United States.
Aid and advocacy create a positive witness for Baptists globally, leaders of the Baptist World Alliance noted in a recent interview at the BWA headquarters in Falls Church, Va.
BWA shares reports from member organizations in the Philippines about the devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan.
The Fellowship also is sending $10,000 in donations as it prepares for long-haul recovery in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan, which struck the central Philippines on Friday.
The Baptist World Alliance, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and American Baptist Churches USA are just a few of the organizations urging members to pray and give generously to victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.