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Saddleback celebrates 50,000th baptism

Not long after Saddleback Church held its first services in 1980, Rick Warren waded in the water and baptized a handful of new believers. Nine people came forward that day to declare their newfound faith in Jesus. Since then, at least 49,991 people have followed in their footsteps.

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FIRST-PERSON -- An untended garden

Just as a garden needs a gardener, the church needs shepherd leaders to teach God's Word and care for God's little ones.

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Multiethnic worship caps Va. weekend demonstrations

Evangelical pastors in Charlottesville, Va., say a community interracial worship service appeared to be the largest local gathering during what media described as a weekend of peaceful but tense demonstrations in the city.

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GuideStone gains final win over mandate

GuideStone Financial Resources has secured a conclusive victory in its lengthy, legal battle against the Obama-era abortion/contraception mandate.

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Teens' screen time linked to ADHD, spiritual problems

Teens who report high-frequency digital media use are twice as likely to develop attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a study in the Journal of the American Medical Association reports.

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