Archive: March, 2020

Student ministry leaders engage and innovate to connect with youth

When it comes to ministry to middle- and high-school students, Alex Davies, pastor of worship and youth at Heights Baptist Church in Billings, Mont., emphasized efforts to become even more intentional in building community.

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2020 SBC Annual Meeting canceled

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Southern Baptist Convention Annual Meeting has been canceled for the first time in 75 years.

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Moore: Sanctity of human life takes priority during pandemic

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic "is no time to turn our eyes away from the sanctity of human life," Southern Baptist ethicist Russell Moore said in a column published Thursday (March 26) in The New York Times.

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Q&A: How churches, pastors are eligible for relief in stimulus package

"Churches and pastors have options available to them depending on their own situations and convictions," GuideStone President O.S. Hawkins said. "While we would never tell a pastor what he must do, it is good that the options are available for pastors and churches who may wish to avail themselves of the options available through this legislation."

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