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  1. Lee Gambled, Won on Braves; Roswell St.'s Easley LeavingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    ... 4,200 students, was founded in 1823 and according to its website is "the oldest institution affiliated with Southern Baptist life." --- IF WEDNESDAY'S front page got your attention when you picked up your copy of the MDJ off the driveway, you ...

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  2. Why Religious Liberals and Conservatives Should Celebrate the Supreme Court's DecisionRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    Both those who support and those who oppose same-sex marriage should celebrate the recent Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage. Contrary to widespread speculation and hysteria, the Court did not say all clergy need to officiate at same-sex ceremonies.

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  3. Southern Baptist pastors say both expository and topical preaching...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Florida Baptist Witness

    Preaching straight through the Bible has its risks, pastors acknowledged in a panel discussion held during the Southern Baptist Convention's annual meeting in Columbus, Ohio. Panelists urged a balance between verse-by-verse explanation and sermons on specific topics at a June 16 breakfast meeting sponsored by The Gospel Project, a curriculum series of LifeWay Christian Resources.

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  4. Churches confront reality of gay marriage rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... opposing same-sex relationships as central to their faith. One group of about 100 leaders, organized by the Southern Baptist's Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, issued a marriage declaration called "Here We Stand," pledging to continue ...

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  5. Conservative churches confront new day on gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... opposing same-sex relationships as central to their faith. One group of about 100 leaders, organized by the Southern Baptist's Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, issued a marriage declaration called "Here We Stand," pledging to continue ...

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  6. Conservative Churches Confront New Reality On Gay MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... statements from evangelicals after the high court ruling. One group of about 100 leaders, organized by the Southern Baptist's Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, issued a marriage declaration called "Here We Stand," pledging to continue ...

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  7. Conservative churches affirm opposition to gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    At First Baptist Dallas, where the pulpit was adorned Sunday with red, white and blue bunting to honor the Fourth of July, the pastor called the Supreme Court's gay marriage ruling "an affront in the face of Almighty God." The iconic rainbow colors that bathed the White House on Friday night after the court legalized same-sex marriage nationwide represent "depravity, degradation and what the Bible calls sexual perversion," the Rev.

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  8. Conservative Churches Confront New Reality After Gay Marriage RulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | TheBlaze.com

    ... source: Jill Brady/Portland Press Herald via Getty Images) One group of about 100 leaders, organized by the Southern Baptist's Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, issued a marriage declaration called "Here We Stand," pledging to continue ...

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  9. Portland Pastor Ousted for Being LGBTQ Ally: SCOTUS Caught Up with Holy SpiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Religion Dispatched

    ... woefully behind and on the wrong side of history. It's hard not to believe that when evangelicals, such as Southern Baptist leader Russell Moore, shout defiantly: On the wrong side of history? We started on the wrong side of history-a Roman Empire ...

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  10. High-court ruling won't affect church weddingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | USA Today

    ... Price, a spokeswoman for the Archdiocese of Louisville. Don't look for any gay weddings to be performed in Southern Baptist churches either. The president of the Southern Baptist Convention, the nation's largest Protestant denomination, vowed this ...

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  11. Tobin Grant a " Surprising link between income & ideology a " charting U.S. churches & religionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Religion News Service

    Why do American churches differ in their views of government? In previous posts, I've charted American churches, denominations, and religions along two broad ideological dimensions: Churches, denominations, and other religious communities differ on these broad questions for many reasons. Some are theological.

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  12. For southern Baptists, Mayberry is deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Evening Sun

    ... Southern Baptists are right now, said Moore, in a pastors' conference sermon before the recent national Southern Baptist Convention in Columbus, Ohio. Baptists are struggling to relate to real people who live in a changing culture that frightens, or ...

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  13. American tweets out support for SCOTUS ruling on gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Star-Telegram.com

    Within minutes of the U.S. Supreme Court releasing its ruling that gay marriage should be recognized across the country, American Airlines tweeted out its support for the ruling. We're on board.

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  14. Guide available to protect churches from 'sexual liberty'The Southern ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Florida Baptist Witness

    The Southern Baptist Convention's religious liberty entity has collaborated with a leading legal advocacy organization to provide guidance for churches and other institutions in the face of the advance of "sexual liberty" and same-sex marriage. The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission and Alliance Defending Freedom have published "Protecting Your Ministry," a legal manual for Southern Baptist churches, schools and ministries.

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  15. LifeWay announces three strategic changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Christian Retailing

    LifeWay Christian Resources President and CEO Thom Rainer recently laid out three strategic changes LifeWay Christian Stores is making to prepare for the future, according to a report by Baptist Press. Rainer gave his presentation during the annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention , held June 16-17 in Columbus, Ohio.

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  16. B21 panel addresses how the church should deal with sexuality, gender ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Florida Baptist Witness

    Southern Baptists must remain resolute in the challenges of sexuality and gender while facing denominational decline and contend for religious liberty, panelists said during the Baptist21 luncheon in Columbus, Ohio. More than 1,000 people attended the sold-out event in the Greater Columbus Convention Center during the Southern Baptist Convention's annual meeting.

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  17. McHendry: What's going on with the Southern Baptists?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Broomfield Enterprise

    ... a year or two. One denomination that has remained strong despite the changes in many denominations is the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC). It recently held its annual meeting, and some of the statistics to come out of those meetings are very ...

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  18. 5 faith facts about Bobby Jindal: an a evangelical CatholicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Religion News Service

    ... was an aspect of my Indian identity." His first introduction to Christianity was when a childhood friend, a Southern Baptist, told him that "you and your parents are going to hell." He was also given a Bible with his name embossed in gold. The ...

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  19. Southern Baptists Implement Official "No Gay Weddings" Rule In Anticipation Of SCOTUS RulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Queerty

    ... wedding venues ever step foot through his church's doors. Killian is implementing the policy after the Southern Baptist Convention officially declared war on gay marriage last week during its annual hate fest in Columbus, OH. Rev. Greg Davis, ...

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  20. Christian Right Prepares For Arrival Of Marriage Equality By Doing Even Crazier ThingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Queerty

    ... and inane we would laugh if they were not so pathetic. Seriously, you can't make this stuff up. During the Southern Baptist Convention annual hate fest on Monday, Pastor Ronnie Floyd proclaimed: "We are in a spiritual warfare," he preached. "This is ...

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