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Boone's Creek DOM, Ryder, sets retirement at year's end

John Ryder, director of missions at Boone's Creek Baptist Association, has announced he will retire effective either Dec. 31 or whenever a new DOM is hired.


Equip generates 'a lot of excitement' in eastern Ky.

Nearly 300 Kentucky Baptists attended the first two Equip conferences in Prestonsburg and Russell.


Loving in deed in East Kentucky

Two events in Greenup Association and one in Pike Association serve as examples of churches and associations that are reaching out to their communities not just in word, but also in deed.


Severe injuries teach what's 'really important'

Watching Laura Spradlin drain 3-pointers and block shots, it's hard believe a car crash nearly took her life.


First Baptist offers thriving ministry for internationals at MSU

Around 50 Murray State University international students gathered with First Baptist Church of Murray for food and fellowship to kick off their school year on Aug. 13. It was just one of many events that First Baptist will host for the international student ministry.


9/11 prayer outreach spotlights 'critical' year

On the 15th anniversary of the deadliest terrorist attack in U.S. history, Southern Baptists are being urged to join hundreds of thousands of Christians from many denominations and ethnicities in praying for a Christian awakening in the nation.


Bowling Green church still 'church for all people' after man stabs father during service

Just one week after a Bowling Green man attacked his father with a knife in Hillvue Heights' sanctuary, co-lead pastor Jamie Ward is encouraging the congregation not to recoil in fear, but instead remain "a church for all people."


Being a healthy observer of tragic events

How can a Christian stay mentally and emotionally healthy in a day when media constantly bombards us with sights, sounds and images of violence?


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Clear Creek: The sounds of summer


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Crossings Ministries hires director of development


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Laurel River's mother church celebrates 200 years


Gas station fuels spiritual life of town


Bill Nye tours Ark Encounter, hears gospel


Crittenden DOM to retire, cites health concerns


Louisville church seeks to reach Indian neighbors


Biblical studies prof Denny Burk elected CBMW pres.


Baton Rouge shooting stirs nearby churches


Campbellsville University to present Todd Borger for January Bible Preview of Malachi


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Baptist Press (BPNews)

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Sexual identity report lauded as pastor resource


ERLC's Duke top candidate for Montana exec


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SBC DIGEST: BGR now ECFA-accredited; WMU names staffer for boys; Calif. foundation to relocate

 

Kentucky Press News Service

Kentucky Dems get $783,000 from Clinton panel


Louisville archdiocese sued over ?erotic? photos


WKU meteorology programs offers 'real world' experiences


Patton's image adorns new cane spirit


Ky. Division of Surplus Property sends helpful items to Louisiana for flood relief


Toxic mix: Secrecy and KMSF millions


Gov. Bevin submits Medicaid waiver to Feds, with some changes


Beshear contract award has smell of corruption


Band is silenced


Barren soldier deserving of honor


Hemp provides hope and caution for future of farms in Kentucky


Frankfort fire chief earns statewide honor


Danville not ready to pull trigger on fireworks ordinance


Apartment complex fire origin 'undetermined'


Blue Grass Airport to offer non-stop service to Minneapolis year-round


Marion Adjustment Center, two other private prisons to reopen


State report: Dawson Springs superintendent violated statutes


Police warn of phone scams


Naked man charged with biting cops is apprehended


Man charged with DUI after he was found driving with head out window


Meth-related cases on rise in Letcher


Nepotism law violated for years


Casey County votes to stay dry


Monroe County to close jail


Accident involving ambulance sends four to area hospitals


Idling of steel mill shocks Calvert City


BBB offers tips to guard against ID theft on campus


Final plea made in sex assault case


Iconic Henderson restaurant burns


Woman gives birth in truck

 

Baptist News Global

New Baptist Covenant links white, black churches in ministry


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It’s just church


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Court halts execution criticized in clergy letter


The obsession with biblical literalism


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