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Baptist Press (BPNews)April 21 
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  • SBC Dallas: Gaines urges 'genuine unity of spirit'
    Going into this year's annual meeting as president of the Southern Baptist Convention, Steve Gaines acknowledged Southern Baptists face some critical decisions in the days and months ahead. This year's theme, "Testify! Go. Stand Speak" is based on Acts 5:20.
  • 2018 SBC annual meeting program released
    The 2018 Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting will convene at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas on Tuesday, June 12, at 8:15 a.m. and conclude Wednesday, June 13, at 4:55 p.m.
  • Pastors' Conf. to spotlight faithfulness in ministry
    Following the election of H.B. Charles as the first African American president of the Southern Baptist Convention Pastors' Conference, diversity has been among the anticipated emphases at this year's conference. But Charles says diversity, while important, will be a secondary focus behind faithfulness in the pastorate.
  • SBC Pastors' Conference 2018 schedule
    This year's Southern Baptist Convention Pastors' Conference will center on the theme "Fulfill Your Ministry!" and exhort pastors and other ministers to finish strong in their callings.
  • WMU Missions Celebration inspires 'Unshakable Pursuit' of Christ
    An 'Unshakable Pursuit' to know Christ more, show His love unconditionally, and make disciples who make disciples will be the theme unpacked during two days of general sessions, conferences and missions experiences during WMU's Missions Celebration and Annual Meeting, June 10–11.
  • Harper, Moore & Pomeroy to headline ministry wives' events
    Ministers' wives attending the Southern Baptist Convention's annual meeting in Dallas are invited to a trio of women's events, including a Ministers' Wives Luncheon, Pastors' Wives Conference, and women's expo.
  • Hispanic unity gaining momentum as SBC Dallas nears
    A stirring for unity can be heard in the conversations of Hispanic Baptists as several Hispanic organizations prepare to meet in conjunction with the Southern Baptist Convention's annual meeting in Dallas.
  • NAAF seeks to build bridges in racially charged U.S.
    Relationships beneficial to the Kingdom continue to flow from the National African American Fellowship nearly 25 years after its 1994 founding, NAAF president Byron Day said in advance of the group's 2018 annual meeting June 10-11 in Dallas.
  • Korean Council to consider pastor retirement funding
    Discussions about helping pastors get started with a retirement plan and mentoring younger pastors are on the agenda of the Council of Korean Southern Baptist Churches in America's annual meeting in Dallas.
  • Asian Americans to honor SBC execs for ethnic inclusion
    The National Asian American (NAA) Fellowship will honor two Southern Baptist Convention executives for speeding progress in ethnic diversity at its annual meeting June 11 in Dallas.
  • Filipinos to expand ministry offerings
    Considering an executive director job description and hearing proposals for new ministry initiatives will be among highlights of the Filipino Southern Baptist Fellowship of North America's annual meeting in conjunction with the Southern Baptist Convention's annual meeting in Dallas.
  • Native Americans to discuss Gospel contextualization
    A presentation of the Gospel message to demonstrate a contextual way of ministering to unreached and under-reached Native people will be part of the Fellowship of Native American Christians' annual meeting in June.
  • Messianics to finalize restructuring plan
    The Southern Baptist Messianic Fellowship will finalize an organizational restructuring plan, hear reports of Jewish evangelism and potentially discuss electing an executive director when the group gathers in Dallas in conjunction with the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting.
  • At SBC, IMB to help churches 'play a vital role'
    IMB missionaries and staff are looking forward to the SBC annual meeting to share "how every church -- regardless of size, resources or unique needs -- can play a vital role" in taking the Gospel to the world's unreached people.
  • NAMB to inform, mobilize pastors & churches at SBC
    The North American Mission Board readies to highlight Send Network for church planting and Send Relief compassion ministries during the SBC annual meeting in Dallas.
  • LifeWay to discuss SBC future at breakfast in Dallas
    LifeWay Christian Resources will provide a free breakfast and screen two new movies at the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting in Dallas this summer.
  • GuideStone to mark 100th anniversary at SBC
    GuideStone Financial Resources will mark its 100th anniversary at the SBC annual meeting in Dallas, highlighting the Mission:Dignity initiative to aid retired Southern Baptist ministers, workers and their widows in need.
  • Seminaries' alumni & friends to gather in Dallas
    Alumni and friends of Southern Baptists' six seminaries will gather Wednesday, June 13, in Dallas to hear updates from the campuses and renew friendships with classmates and seminary faculty and staff.
  • DOM title change, credentialing tops SBCAL agenda
    Recommended changes to the title, roles and credentialing of Southern Baptist directors of missions (DOMs) will be considered at the Southern Baptist Conference of Associational Leaders' (SBCAL) 2018 annual meeting June 10–11 at the Adolphus Hotel in Dallas.
  • Evangelists to pick up Billy Graham's 'torch'
    Following Billy Graham's death, his fellow Southern Baptist evangelists "are ready to pick up the torch" of evangelistic ministry in the 21st century, said Southern Baptist Evangelists President David Stockwell.
  • 9Marks, B21, Connect 316 among events for SBC attendees
    Several Christian ministries -- including 9Marks, B21 and Connect 316 -- will offer events on topics ranging from the future of the Southern Baptist Convention to the doctrine of salvation for messengers and others attending the SBC's June 12-13 annual meeting in Dallas.<br><br>
  • Second global hunger run set for Dallas
    Messengers and others attending the 2018 Southern Baptist Convention Annual Meeting in Dallas will have the opportunity to participate in the second Global Hunger Relief Run to help feed the hungry.
  • FIRST-PERSON: Seminary or cemetery?
    Micah Carter, writing for SBC Seminaries Sunday, recounts that his seminary education "planted and watered and cultivated the seeds of Gospel truth, biblical knowledge, evangelistic fervor, pastoral care and theological rigor."
  • EDITORIAL: Somos Misioneros (Filipenses 4)
    La Biblia nos enseña que cada "Cristiano" es un misionero donde quiera que se encuentre. Por lo tanto, cada "Discípulo de Cristo" tiene la responsabilidad y el gran privilegio de proclamar la Palabra de Dios.

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Baptist Press (BPNews)April 21 
RSS feed for Baptist Press (BPNews)
  • SBC Dallas: Gaines urges 'genuine unity of spirit'
    Going into this year's annual meeting as president of the Southern Baptist Convention, Steve Gaines acknowledged Southern Baptists face some critical decisions in the days and months ahead. This year's theme, "Testify! Go. Stand Speak" is based on Acts 5:20.
  • 2018 SBC annual meeting program released
    The 2018 Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting will convene at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas on Tuesday, June 12, at 8:15 a.m. and conclude Wednesday, June 13, at 4:55 p.m.
  • Pastors' Conf. to spotlight faithfulness in ministry
    Following the election of H.B. Charles as the first African American president of the Southern Baptist Convention Pastors' Conference, diversity has been among the anticipated emphases at this year's conference. But Charles says diversity, while important, will be a secondary focus behind faithfulness in the pastorate.
  • SBC Pastors' Conference 2018 schedule
    This year's Southern Baptist Convention Pastors' Conference will center on the theme "Fulfill Your Ministry!" and exhort pastors and other ministers to finish strong in their callings.
  • WMU Missions Celebration inspires 'Unshakable Pursuit' of Christ
    An 'Unshakable Pursuit' to know Christ more, show His love unconditionally, and make disciples who make disciples will be the theme unpacked during two days of general sessions, conferences and missions experiences during WMU's Missions Celebration and Annual Meeting, June 10–11.
  • Harper, Moore & Pomeroy to headline ministry wives' events
    Ministers' wives attending the Southern Baptist Convention's annual meeting in Dallas are invited to a trio of women's events, including a Ministers' Wives Luncheon, Pastors' Wives Conference, and women's expo.
  • Hispanic unity gaining momentum as SBC Dallas nears
    A stirring for unity can be heard in the conversations of Hispanic Baptists as several Hispanic organizations prepare to meet in conjunction with the Southern Baptist Convention's annual meeting in Dallas.
  • NAAF seeks to build bridges in racially charged U.S.
    Relationships beneficial to the Kingdom continue to flow from the National African American Fellowship nearly 25 years after its 1994 founding, NAAF president Byron Day said in advance of the group's 2018 annual meeting June 10-11 in Dallas.
  • Korean Council to consider pastor retirement funding
    Discussions about helping pastors get started with a retirement plan and mentoring younger pastors are on the agenda of the Council of Korean Southern Baptist Churches in America's annual meeting in Dallas.
  • Asian Americans to honor SBC execs for ethnic inclusion
    The National Asian American (NAA) Fellowship will honor two Southern Baptist Convention executives for speeding progress in ethnic diversity at its annual meeting June 11 in Dallas.
  • Filipinos to expand ministry offerings
    Considering an executive director job description and hearing proposals for new ministry initiatives will be among highlights of the Filipino Southern Baptist Fellowship of North America's annual meeting in conjunction with the Southern Baptist Convention's annual meeting in Dallas.
  • Native Americans to discuss Gospel contextualization
    A presentation of the Gospel message to demonstrate a contextual way of ministering to unreached and under-reached Native people will be part of the Fellowship of Native American Christians' annual meeting in June.
  • Messianics to finalize restructuring plan
    The Southern Baptist Messianic Fellowship will finalize an organizational restructuring plan, hear reports of Jewish evangelism and potentially discuss electing an executive director when the group gathers in Dallas in conjunction with the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting.
  • At SBC, IMB to help churches 'play a vital role'
    IMB missionaries and staff are looking forward to the SBC annual meeting to share "how every church -- regardless of size, resources or unique needs -- can play a vital role" in taking the Gospel to the world's unreached people.
  • NAMB to inform, mobilize pastors & churches at SBC
    The North American Mission Board readies to highlight Send Network for church planting and Send Relief compassion ministries during the SBC annual meeting in Dallas.
  • LifeWay to discuss SBC future at breakfast in Dallas
    LifeWay Christian Resources will provide a free breakfast and screen two new movies at the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting in Dallas this summer.
  • GuideStone to mark 100th anniversary at SBC
    GuideStone Financial Resources will mark its 100th anniversary at the SBC annual meeting in Dallas, highlighting the Mission:Dignity initiative to aid retired Southern Baptist ministers, workers and their widows in need.
  • Seminaries' alumni & friends to gather in Dallas
    Alumni and friends of Southern Baptists' six seminaries will gather Wednesday, June 13, in Dallas to hear updates from the campuses and renew friendships with classmates and seminary faculty and staff.
  • DOM title change, credentialing tops SBCAL agenda
    Recommended changes to the title, roles and credentialing of Southern Baptist directors of missions (DOMs) will be considered at the Southern Baptist Conference of Associational Leaders' (SBCAL) 2018 annual meeting June 10–11 at the Adolphus Hotel in Dallas.
  • Evangelists to pick up Billy Graham's 'torch'
    Following Billy Graham's death, his fellow Southern Baptist evangelists "are ready to pick up the torch" of evangelistic ministry in the 21st century, said Southern Baptist Evangelists President David Stockwell.
  • 9Marks, B21, Connect 316 among events for SBC attendees
    Several Christian ministries -- including 9Marks, B21 and Connect 316 -- will offer events on topics ranging from the future of the Southern Baptist Convention to the doctrine of salvation for messengers and others attending the SBC's June 12-13 annual meeting in Dallas.<br><br>
  • Second global hunger run set for Dallas
    Messengers and others attending the 2018 Southern Baptist Convention Annual Meeting in Dallas will have the opportunity to participate in the second Global Hunger Relief Run to help feed the hungry.
  • FIRST-PERSON: Seminary or cemetery?
    Micah Carter, writing for SBC Seminaries Sunday, recounts that his seminary education "planted and watered and cultivated the seeds of Gospel truth, biblical knowledge, evangelistic fervor, pastoral care and theological rigor."
  • EDITORIAL: Somos Misioneros (Filipenses 4)
    La Biblia nos enseña que cada "Cristiano" es un misionero donde quiera que se encuentre. Por lo tanto, cada "Discípulo de Cristo" tiene la responsabilidad y el gran privilegio de proclamar la Palabra de Dios.