A court in Zimbabwe has ruled on behalf of the former head of a Baptist seminary fired three years ago in a dispute over theology.
A search committee will accept resumes through Jan. 6 for the next coordinator of CBF global missions.
Led by CBF Florida, the Fellowship's partnership with Bahamian churches has become a two-way street, with island churches doing missions in America and looking for ways to provide disaster response in the U.S. when needed.
South Main Baptist Church in Houston has hit the 100,000 mark in Buckner International's long-running campaign to provide shoes to impoverished children around the world.
McAfee School of Theology — in collaboration with the American Baptist Historical Society, the Baptist History and Heritage Society, Baptist Women in Ministry and the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship — will host "The Judsons: Celebrating 200 Years of Baptist Missions, Learning from the Past and Looking to the Future" Nov. 14-16 in Atlanta.
Groundwork laid by CBF pastor and Shaw, Miss., native Jason Coker enabled youth from Houston's South Main Baptist Church to host a VBS program that many credit for helping bridge a racial gap in the impoverished and segregated town.
A Southern Baptist church in New York City says it harbors no hard feelings against a restaurant that stopped offering them meeting space due to customer complaints.
Burmese Baptists immigrating to the United States are providing spiritual growth and gratitude for the denomination that first evangelized them.
One American said she was proud to see fellow Baptists, ethnic Georgians, rally to support the freedom of Muslims to pray.