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20 percent of missionary force leaving field

RICHMOND (TAB, IMB) — The recent move among International Mission Board (IMB) officials to allow missionaries and support staff to cut themselves from employment — both through retirement and resignation incentive plans — has resulted in 20 percent of the … Continue reading

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Benedict intends to live ‘hidden from the world’

VATICAN CITY (RNS) — Addressing church leaders for one of the last times of his papacy, Pope Benedict XVI said Feb. 14 that he intends to live “hidden from the world” after he retires Feb. 28. But news that his closest … Continue reading

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Georgetown College president announces retirement

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (ABP) — William Crouch, hailed as a visionary leader who steered Georgetown College through financial woes, established bonds with African-Americans and loosened ties with the Kentucky Baptist Convention, has announced plans to retire effective June 30. “For 21 … 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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