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New report shows abortions continue to decline

Tom Strode, Baptist Press
December 05 2019

The latest statistics demonstrate once again reported abortions in the United States have continued to decline. The number of abortions fell in one year by more than 13,000 to 623,471 in 2016, the latest year for which data is available, the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said in a Nov... read more

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Week of prayer: Venezuelan exodus offers 'historic moment'

IMB Staff
December 05 2019

The day they heard Carlos' story, Paul and Robin Tinley had just dropped off the last little bit of winter clothing they had collected. They had been passing clothes out for months, and this was the first time they had run out... read more

NEWS

CP giving off to best start in a decade

Baptist Press Staff
December 05 2019

The Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) Executive Committee (EC) reported the strongest first two months of a fiscal year since 2009 as contributions to SBC national and international missions and ministries through the Cooperative Program (CP) exceeded $17... read more

NEWS

Churches fund missionary 'units' through LMCO

Tess Schoonhoven, Baptist Press
December 05 2019

"Cooperative missions has a name and a face – actually, tens of thousands of them," Paul Chitwood, president of the International Mission Board (IMB), said. "They are the names and faces of Southern Baptist missionaries who have been sharing the gospel among the nations for the past 174 years... read more

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Scoggins preaches 'Great Commission' and 'Great Commandment'

Biblical Recorder Staff
December 05 2019

Steve Scoggins, pastor of First Baptist Church in Hendersonville and president of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina, preached from Nehemiah 6:3 at the 2019 annual meeting Nov. 11-12 in Greensboro, N... read more