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Pastors salaries on the rise but medical coverage drops

Compensation for full-time Southern Baptist church staff members has exceeded the cost-of-living increase over the past two years. However, health insurance coverage continues to decline, according to the 2016 SBC Church Compensation Study.

Columbine martyr film seeks bold youth revival

When two fellow classmates approached Rachel Joy Scott on the lawn of Columbine High School and questioned her belief in Jesus, she affirmed her faith and was shot to death at point-blank range

FIRST PERSON: Some advice from a fellow student

It's easy to forget the importance of our own spirituality when confronted with these assignments and deadlines.

Weaver to lead Franklin Association

Jeremy Weaver joined Franklin Baptist Association as director of missions Sept. 1.

Was 9/11 a catalyst for missions to Muslims?

In the years since Sept. 11, 2001, the number of Unengaged, Muslim Unreached People Groups (UMUPGs) in the world has decreased by nearly 20 percent, from 1,333 in 2001 to 1,077 today, according to statistics provided by Vision 5:9, a coalition of Christian missions organizations focused on reaching Muslims.

500-year-old Torah scroll 'gift of a testimony'

A complete scroll of the Torah dating to the 16th or 17th century was given to Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in a presentation at Alumni Memorial Chapel, Sept. 1.

Baptist students, 450 strong, aid flood survivors

LSU's Baptist Collegiate Ministry spearheaded a massive cleanup event, drawing more than 450 students from collegiate ministries in Louisiana, Texas, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia and Tennessee.

Skip the endorsements in church, most Americans say

Since the 1950s, the IRS has banned preachers from endorsing candidates during church services. Most Americans seem to like it that way.

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Kentucky Press News Service

Student lives cyber bullying nightmare

Vanishing workers - trades see shortages

Drag racers embrace the high-speed rush

Cybercrime threat seen

Former deputy clerk pleads guilty to abuse of public trust

Former Nelson County woman gets felony expunged

Kentucky school assaults against staff up in 2014-15, report says

Scary clown arrested, and he?s still in costume in his jail mug shot

Fall weather is finally on the way for Kentuckians

Lottery sales running ahead of year ago

L?Oreal to install large solar array in Kentucky

Advocacy group to host forums on possible Medicaid changes

KSP charges Indiana man with child sexual exploitation offenses

Court rules Kentucky pension systems can be sued for bad investments

Grimes: Public ?bets against? younger generation showing up to vote

Bowling Green woman found guilty of reckless homicide

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Publishing public record adds another level of accountability

Teen charged in connection with drive-by shooting

New large downtown employer thrills merchants

Louisville?s heat struggle gets national attention

Louisville Police to invest in gunshot detection system

Discord over audit strikes 2 U of L boards

Anonymous online critics can?t be easily unmasked, Kentucky Supreme Court rules


Baptist News Global

ESV gets final revision as ?unchanged? word of God, publisher says

Helicopter preaching

Soaring cathedral attendance buttresses church worship figures

Religion and resistance at the new National Museum of African American History and Culture

Before the chasm is too great: Reflections on Luke 16.19-31

The missing gospel in Black Lives Matter

Consortium for Global Education marks 30 years supporting ?educational lighthouses?

Congressional chaplains: Can they welcome all religions and no religion at all?

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