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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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