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$600,000 stolen from offering at Joel Osteen’s church

HOUSTON (TAB) — The Houston church of famed prosperity gospel preacher Joel Osteen lost $600,000 over the weekend, according to http://www.christianitytoday.com. According to a statement sent to church members, someone stole cash, checks and credit card information from Lakewood Church’s … Continue reading

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CP up 1.70% for the year

NASHVILLE (BP) — Year-to-date contributions to Southern Baptist national and international missions and ministries received by the SBC Executive Committee are 1.70 percent above the same period last year, according to a news release from SBC Executive Committee President Frank … Continue reading

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Breaking News — Prayers requested for Sahel hunger crisis

DAKAR, Senegal (BGR) — The food crisis in Africa’s Sahel region is expected to remain critical throughout the summer, a United Nations relief official has announced. Southern Baptists are being asked to pray for those who are suffering near starvation and for … Continue reading

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