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KYDR & NAMB partner with congregation for Johnson County rebuild

The Kentucky Baptist Convention Disaster Relief partnered with the North American Mission Board to provide First Baptist Church of Paintsville with a $20,000 grant to sponsor rebuild efforts in Johnson County after devastating floods in July.

'God's got it,' retirees say of Mission:Dignity

The Mansells leaned into God's promises over four decades of pastoral ministry in New Mexico and Texas, but especially when health issues resulted in an early retirement in 2012.

Family gives father mission trip to Mexico for Christmas

Breese Quinn didn't just get a Christmas gift; he got the loving support of his family for his call to missions.

WMU: Reaching the nations in Kentucky

During this Week of Prayer for International Missions, it is fitting for us to note some of the ways that the Eliza Broadus Offering helps to reach internationals in Kentucky. At the top of my list is the work of Baptist Campus Ministry.

Benton First's vision: 'Pay the Way'

What happens when a pastor challenges his church to quadruple its Lottie Moon Christmas Offering goal?

FIRST PERSON: Seeing the faces behind the numbers

Several years ago I was pastor of a small church in East Texas. Our annual budget was slim, yet a stout conviction of our fellowship was giving to missions. We designated 10 percent of our annual budget to it. I sometimes wondered if our tiny church with our even tinier budget really made a scratch on the proverbial surface of the lost world.

Unto Me Shelter residents thankful for chance to make fresh start

Since early October, the Unto Me Shelter has become a temporary home to five (and counting) persons, who are grateful for a chance to get back on their feet.

Bigotry? Hatred? Christians say they're tired of being 'the bad guys'

Some Christians say they're tired of being made into the bad guys, bigots, haters.

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Break up monotony: Do something different

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Abortion study finds gap between pulpit and pew

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Oneida: When life gives you lemons ... (Part 2)

'They were praying for someone to reach them'

Lee: Go 'both feet in' for sake of gospel

In Paris, 'death, pain & terror' met by prayer, hope

Mountains to the Mississippi

LifeWay sells downtown campus

IMB: Globalization, urbanization & biblical priorities

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A marital satisfaction can be a helpful tool.

'Forever changed' through Crossings

From the Back Pew: Glimpses of Heaven

Analysis: Pew data confirms faithful remnant

Bill to guard marriage advocates' rights, draws Bapt. Support

Appreciating our pastors

Build a manger; focus on Christmas; help dads lead

Facing early retirement, Southern Baptist missionaries vow to continue evangelism stateside

Abortion, women's views of church focus of study

Why evangelicals are torn about admitting refugees into the U.S.

Hinson, longest-serving Southern professor, dies at 84

Growing up on the Creek – Part 2

Chitwood: God is blessing

Thanksgiving: A healthy heart

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Kentucky Baptists now have chaplain, lobbyist, journalist at state Capitol

Reporter Lawrence Smith receives Integrity Award

Smith's election signals 'day of inclusion'

Oneida: When life gives you lemons ... (Part 1)

'Go fishing!' James urges Kentucky Baptists

Are you an oikonomos?

EDITORIAL: Historic day in race relations for Ky. Baptists

Elizabethtown pastor, 19 churches recognized for CP support

15 churches align with convention

Chitwood: 'We need one another'

James makes committee appointments

State Auditor will hold inaugural service in a Kentucky Baptist church

Ky. Baptists elect first African American president

Noah's Ark religious attraction to open in July in Kentucky

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Chick-fil-A, Hobby Lobby deemed 'faith-friendly'

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WEEK OF PRAYER: Bringing hope to Syrian refugees

Historic First Baptist Church building condemned

2000 BF&M slated for Miss. Baptists' 2016 meeting

Mid-Atlantic Baptist Network celebrates 180th year

FROM THE STATES: Ga., La., Fla. evangelism/missions news; '... desperate for revival, desperate to see God move'

FIRST-PERSON: Why every Christian should say 'I will'

FIRST-PERSON: Beyond Giving Tuesday


Kentucky Press News Service

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Body found in Breathitt river

$1.5 Million in TAP for Louisville's ADA improvements

The man, the myth, the legend

State police release name of deputy involved in juvenile shooting

About half of outpatient antibiotic prescriptions unnecessary; South leads nation in most antibiotics

UK should not paper over painful past

Woman killed in Clays Mill Road duplex fire identified

Billy?s Bar-B-Q closes, site bought by Joella?s Hot Chicken

FFA collects nearly 22,500 pounds of food for AMEN House

Accused sex offender arrested in Ohio

Ky. Supreme Court ruling could impact how 911 is funded

Frank Paxton, civic leader and ex-publisher, dies

Commission taking up energy efficiency measure

U.S. 60 work brings out the speed

Activists: West End no 'waste end' for methane

Cyber Monday busiest day of year at Amazon.com

Activists meet prosecutor, voice frustration

It's official! New bridge named for Lincoln

Rand Paul files for presidential caucus

Ford: 2,000 new jobs at Kentucky Truck Plant

Man dies, four injured in Anderson County crash

Former preacher accused of three slayings testifies during hearings

Cover over controversial mural is short-term solution, UK president says

Police say drug deal led to shooting in Owensboro

Kenton County sheriff's deputy files suit against Ky. Retirement Center

Student senator should be allowed to speak freely

Firefighters find body in Glasgow apartment

Second inmate escapes from Knox jail

Former Johnson teacher sentenced for sexual exploitation of minor


Baptist News Global

American adopts ‘son,’ 21, during Africa mission trip

Pastor says Planned Parenthood leader hates God, loves death

Homeless items stolen from church

Transforming systems, shaping policies

Sale of LifeWay property finalized

Tennessee’s lone Arabic Baptist pastor dies

A Philadelphia story, with a bright future

Partnership saves historic Baptist church

Online Advent devotionals start Friday

For surrogate mother, it’s all about making dreams reality

Booted pastor defends ‘nuanced’ view of LGBT inclusion

Church building on site of SBC’s birth declared unsafe

Divinity school deans: Changing theological education easier said than done

Abortion study finds gap between pulpit and pew

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Lobbyist enlists hunters to search for missing wife

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Alabama Baptists support abortion limits

Ben Carson taps Baptist as Mississippi chair

Pastor charged with trafficking in police sting operation