|July 21, 2015 by K. Allan Blume, BR Editor|
|A severe thunderstorm moved through the western North Carolina town of Taylorsville July 18, sending a bolt of lightning to the steeple of Bethlehem Baptist Church.|
|July 20, 2015 by Diana Chandler, Baptist Press|
TLC has officially canceled the Duggar reality show, "19 Kids and Counting," nearly two months after news broke that the oldest Duggar son Josh had molested five girls.
|July 20, 2015 by Lonnie Wilkey, Baptist and Reflector|
When Eric Stitts, pastor of Bayside Baptist Church, heard of the attack on two military facilities in Chattanooga, Tenn., July 16, his first thought was disbelief.
OTHER BR NEWS
Church places Marine flag at serviceman's seat
Mainline denominations affirm SCOTUS decision
Planned Parenthood exec. offered help, better way
LGBT ordinance again before Fayetteville, Ark.
K. Allan Blume
Pray for each other
Tom Elliff, former president of the International Mission Board, reported the passing of his wife, Jeannie, yesterday. Tom posted on his blog, "Jeannie is home! Hallelujah!" She had battled cancer for 9 years. Pray for the Elliff family, and honor her life with an extra gift to the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering for International Missions.