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‘Embracing tension’ needed on topics of church, sexuality

The sexual revolution in which we find ourselves has been a long time coming, said Timothy George, dean of Samford University’s Beeson Divinity School in Birmingham, in his keynote address, “The Biblical Truth About Sexuality in a Morally Relative Age.” … Continue reading

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Russell Moore to join board of Hispanic evangelical group

NASHVILLE (BNG) — Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) leader Russell Moore has been added to the organizational board of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference (NHCLC), a conservative-leaning organization opposed to gay “marriage” and abortion rights but more in line with … Continue reading

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State Evangelism Conference underway in Montgomery

MONTGOMERY (TAB) — The 2014 Alabama Baptist State Evangelism Conference started began Feb. 24 at Eastmont Baptist Church, Montgomery. Voices of Mobile welcomed standing ovations after each song, with renditions of “The Old Rugged Cross” and “This is My Story” … Continue reading

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Dusty McLemore shares during afternoon session

HUNTSVILLE (TAB) — Dusty McLemore, pastor of Lindsay Lane Baptist Church, Athens, shared from 1 Corinthians 15:1–4 with the message “The Gospel of Hope” at the afternoon session of the Alabama Baptist Pastors Conference. “Paul preached the gospel wherever he went, it … Continue reading

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Mahaney withdraws from T4G conference

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (ABP) – An evangelical preacher plagued by scandal over an alleged cover up of child sex abuse has withdrawn from a biennial Bible conference next year that he previously led in partnership with high-profile Calvinist leaders in the … Continue reading

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SALT apologetics conference Jan. 19 — live streaming

MONTGOMERY (TAB) — SALT (Strategic Answers for Life’s Thoughts) apologetics conference will deal with arguments for the existence of God, the trustworthiness of the Bible and the sanctity of human life. Speakers will include Gary Habermas, professor of philosophy at … Continue reading

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BWA theology conference presenters confirmed

WASHINGTON (BWA) — The main presenters and speakers for the 8th Baptist International Conference on Theological Education (BICTE) have been confirmed. The event will be held in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, from June 28–30 and immediately precedes the Annual Gathering that will … Continue reading

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FBC Montgomery to host apologetics conference

MONTGOMERY (TAB) — In partnership with the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions, The Alabama Baptist newspaper and Tactical Faith, an organization that provides resources for apologetics to local churches, FBC Montgomery will host a conference Jan. 19, 9 a.m. … Continue reading

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Breaking News — United Methodists debate allowing same-sex ‘marriage,’ gay clergy

As nearly 1,000 delegates from across the world gather in Tampa, Fla., for the United Methodist Church’s General Conference, gay and lesbian activists have printed pamphlets promoting their cause in five languages, including Portuguese and Swahili. The UMC’s global reach, … Continue reading

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