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From the heart of fathers

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — It’s been two years since 276 girls were kidnapped from their school in Chibok, Nigeria, by Islamic extremist group Boko Haram. Of those abducted, 219 remain missing. For the parents of those girls, every day is a … Continue reading

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Memorial Day in their own words

ALPHARETTA, Ga. (BP) — For many Americans, Memorial Day is simply an extra day of rest. But for millions of others, it’s a day of memories and reflections on the friends and family who sacrificed everything in the defense of … Continue reading

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Moore, Ezell address military religious freedom

ALPHARETTA, Ga. (BP) — Two Southern Baptist leaders have issued a statement voicing concern about religious freedom within the U.S. military but also cautioning Christians to refrain from jumping to conclusions about recent incidents in the military that have been … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS — ‘Premature’ to say military targeting SBC site

NASHVILLE (BP) — A Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) spokesman is urging Christians not to “rush to judgment” that the military has targeted and blocked the denomination’s website. Roger S. Oldham, vice president for convention communications and relations for the SBC’s Executive … Continue reading

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Breaking News — Air Force chaplain at same-sex wedding leaving SBC

ALPHARETTA, Georgia (ABP) — A Southern Baptist-endorsed Air Force chaplain portrayed recently in national media as watching approvingly the blessing of a same-sex civil union in the chapel he oversees informed officials at the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) North American … Continue reading

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Breaking News — Pentagon investigates complaint about Islam course at Joint Forces Staff College

The Pentagon is investigating whether military officials ignored complaints from senior officers about a course that was found to have inflammatory and inaccurate content about Islam. The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Martin Dempsey, ordered the inquiry … Continue reading

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