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Archive: October, 2013

Dental ministry is for the Byrds

Bob and Fran Byrd epitomize a rich life. Not because of their "net worth" or their vacation home or days of indulgent luxury. They live a life rich in the eternal ways that matter - a wealth of deep and abiding friendships, rooted in a community of faith and years of generous community service.

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Leaders: California "moral drift" will go national

A Southern Baptist seminary president is warning that the rapid loss of biblical values in California poses a substantial danger to the rest of the nation. Healthy churches are part of the solution, Jeff Iorg, president of Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary, told Baptist Press following a California Supreme Court decision to deny a petition to enforce Proposition 8, the voter-approved constitutional amendment to define marriage as between one man and one woman.

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