|July 28, 2014 by K. Allan Blume, BR Editor|
|Steve Griffith, senior pastor of Osborne Baptist Church in Eden since 1992, received a phone call last October that launched a movement of prayer and fasting in the church.|
|July 28, 2014 by Michael McEwen, BR Content Editor|
Since August 2013, the Kingdom Diversity initiative at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary addresses two issues: raising the voice of diverse cultures and of women on its campus.
|July 29, 2014 by K. Allan Blume, BR Editor|
Organized in 1806, Bethel Baptist Church in Hertford is one of the oldest churches in North Carolina. With an average worship attendance around 100, its size matches the majority of Southern Baptist churches.
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Marriage redefined by courts again
As expected, on Monday the three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit in Richmond, Va., ruled 2-1 that homosexual men and lesbians have a constitutional right to marry. The impact on North Carolina’s marriage amendment is not certain, but our state’s attorney general is prematurely moving ahead to enforce the panel’s action. Read more in the full story.