Thursday, 29 August 2013 20:44

CBF church planter dies

Gwen Brown, founding pastor of Cornerstone Church in Snellville, Ga., died unexpectedly after several months of health problems.

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Thursday, 01 August 2013 18:44

Church loses new pastor to drowning

Greg Hamby, who died Monday from complications of a near-drowning the day before while on vacation in South Carolina, was just settling in at First Baptist Church in Essex, Conn., after moving there in January.

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Thursday, 27 June 2013 12:56

Church musician Don Hustad dies

The one-time organist for Billy Graham taught four decades at Southern Seminary.

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Tuesday, 18 June 2013 18:01

Texas mission worker dead at 32

Mission Waco/Mission World director Seth Dorrell died unexpectedly of natural causes while on a mission trip to Mexico.

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Wednesday, 05 June 2013 17:38

Son of Amite County, child of God

A professor who wrote his doctoral dissertation on Will Campbell reflects on the passing of the maverick preacher and Baptist prophet June 3.

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The civil rights champion, author and enigmatic “preacher without a steeple” died peacefully June 3 at a medical care facility in Nashville, Tenn.

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Monday, 13 May 2013 14:08

Longtime editor R.G. Puckett dies

R.G. Puckett, editor emeritus of the Biblical Recorder and founding director of Associated Baptist Press, died Sunday following a battle with cancer.

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Friday, 03 May 2013 17:15

A tribute to H. Leon McBeth

Longtime church historian Leon McBeth is remembered as "one of the true freedom-loving Baptists of recent times."

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Friday, 03 May 2013 13:55

Baptist historian Leon McBeth dies

He was a longtime church history professor at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and widely published author.

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Monday, 22 April 2013 18:14

Former Baptist editor dies

‘Missionary journalist’ and railroad enthusiast Theo Sommerkamp died Friday afternoon, according to a forwarded e-mail from a family member.

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