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Kentucky Baptists say children’s home short on funding

MT. WASHINGTON, Ky. (ABP) — The Kentucky Baptist Convention (KBC) is asking the state’s churches to make up a $5 million funding shortfall at Sunrise Children’s Services following controversy in fall 2013 over news that the faith-based agency was considering … Continue reading

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Smithwick resigns as Sunrise president

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (BP) — The president of Sunrise Children’s Services, Bill Smithwick, has resigned amid disapproval from Kentucky Baptists over his support for allowing homosexual employees at the state convention-affiliated childcare agency. A statement from Sunrise’s board of directors said Smithwick, … Continue reading

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Breaking News — Kentucky Baptist Convention to reorganize, 27 employees accept early retirement incentive packages

One third of Kentucky Baptist Convention (KBC) employees are opting to resign or retire early in anticipation of a reorganization of the Baptist Building staff in Louisville. Officials said May 7 that 23 full-time and four part-time employees of the … Continue reading

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