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Archive: March, 2017

Former Gateway Seminary president dies at 81

William O. (Bill) Crews, 81, president emeritus of Gateway Seminary of the Southern Baptist Convention, died March 1 after a brief illness in Vancouver, Wash.

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High Court vacates pro-transgender ruling

The U.S. Supreme Court set aside Monday (March 6) a ruling in favor of a transgender high school student and returned it to a lower court for reconsideration in light of the Trump administration's recent withdrawal of a directive issued under President Obama.

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ERLC, LifeWay release religious liberty curriculum

Two Southern Baptist entities have combined efforts to produce a small group study on religious liberty at a time when the fundamental freedom appears to be both threatened and misunderstood in the United States.

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GuideStone takes long-term view of Fed rate hike

GuideStone Financial Resources expects two more rate hikes to occur in 2017, with Federal Reserve officials having indicated a desire to raise the rates gradually over the near term, citing continued economic expansion.

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