"Shine Like Stars In The World" Philippians 2:15
Message Tab

<    >

Image of 7

EDITORIAL: A note that says so much

Will you encourage others to read the Western Recorder? Will you consider giving a “Mustard Seed” gift, too, to help future generations discover the importance of missions and ministry?

Exec. Committee marks 100 years 'behind the scenes'

The Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee’s 100th anniversary will be marked by a “low-key” celebration, says EC President Frank Page, because by design the committee has never been characterized by publicity and attention.

Texas gov. signs bill to 'shield' pastors' sermons

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has signed legislation that prohibits Texas government agencies from subpoenaing the sermons of religious leaders.

Trump budget would double abstinence education funds

President Trump’s proposed 2018 federal budget has drawn praise from advocates of teen sexual abstinence for asking Congress to double the percentage of sex education funds devoted to abstinence-based approaches.

Glen Dale client becomes first high school grad in her family

After a traumatic childhood, Laura now holds the honorable distinction of becoming the very first high school graduate in her family.

Eastern Ky. association holds food drive

The South District Baptist Association is helping to diminish food insecurity in Eastern Kentucky by hosting an annual Souper Bowl Food Drive.

SBTS names Parker, Hall as senior VPs

Two senior vice presidents have been named at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary: Craig Parker as senior vice president of institutional administration, and Matthew Hall in a newly created role as senior vice president for academic strategy.

Churches up; baptisms & membership down

Southern Baptists experienced growth in the number of churches that cooperate with the SBC in 2016, according to the latest Annual Church Profile report.

Access e-Edition


Mustard Seed Donations

Click to Donate


Thank You Video

Click image to view Thank You video


WR Recent Articles

Royce, former ERLC leader, joins Trump admin.

SBC leaders welcome proposal to revise HHS mandate

Knowing somebody cares buoys Mission:Dignity retiree

Evangelism consultant McCutcheon coming to Ky.

Seniors urged to sign up for 'scam alerts'

FIRST PERSON: No parking, stay in gear

Princeton ministry raises funds for building

Letter to the Editor: Reducing likelihood of relapse

Honoring our fathers

7-year-old turns lemonade into ministry for foster kids

From prison to praise, NOBTS grad sees God's hand

Refuge Louisville, churches bond to welcome new immigrants

Racial unity in SBC focus of new book

Harrough to serve as Western Recorder intern

'10 Questions': Page's guide for pastor searches

At 107, she's still a missions advocate

Thoughts from graduates, Part 1

Letter to the Editor: Shared agendas key to partnering

REACHing Kentucky: Unexpected results from personal evangelism training

Legacy gift designation

FINANCIAL FORUM: Retire at 65! A myth?

Work to do

Online program provides opportunity for bi-vocational pastor

Notes from the Back Row: Kentucky Baptists and the Great War

ANALYSIS: Workplace evangelism abroad begins here

Edwards accepts call as DOM of Severns Valley Association

Human trafficking foe enlists churches for the cause

Persecution focus of global summit

Gaines to be nominated for 2nd term as president

Christ-centered parenting aim of Nashville conference

Duggars sue over exposure of childhood molestation

Baptist respond to Bevin's call for faith communities to prayer walk

First Amendment upheld in Ky. Court of Appeals

'I will pray for you,' draws personnel warning

A pivot foot for the gospel

Grady Cothen, former president of two SBC entities, dies

EDITORIAL: Overdose deaths climbing—How will church respond?

Piper to Boyce College grads: Embrace life of self-denial

Record 467 degrees awarded at Southern's commencement

88-year-old retired pastor fulfills collegiate goal

Ky. church echoes call to donate music for flooded Mo. church

Article Archive

Baptist Press (BPNews)

ERLC helps lead call for justice reform

Prayer, evangelism highlight SBC 2017 recap video

SBCAL group to study DOM title change, efficiency

Mission:Dignity -- The love of a Father

Evangelists aim for greater international reach

Connect316 honors Steve Gaines with Jerry Vines Award

B21 panel calls for unity amid differences

9Marks panels discuss church, SBC

FIRST-PERSON: Boost your spiritual immune system

Bible Study: June 25, 2017


Kentucky Press News Service

Former LaRue sheriff pleads guilty to embezzling money

U of L should fire its coach

Bevin gives AG Beshear no choice but to challenge abuses of power

Brown's service to our country much appreciated

Gospel singing convention to be held in Cave City

19-year-old indicted for murder in fatal accident

Frankfort man led Middlesboro police on high-speed chase

Two Lexington brothers took turns in rape of woman, warrant says

Number of homeless people declines in Lexington and statewide

Family offers $10,000 reward in hit-and-run death

Jury: Corbin didn?t wrongfully terminate officers

Unemployment rates down in 74 Kentucky counties in May

PSC revises settlement in KU, LG&E rate cases

Crime Stoppers program is working in Christian County

Ethics panel appeals ruling that allows lobbyists to give gifts, money to lawmakers

Suspended worker files lawsuit alleging wrongdoing in Kentucky?s courts system

Allow terminally ill to get medical marijuana, state lawmaker tells legislative panel

One University of Louisville official asked if she was being paid too much

GE Appliances CEO to step down

Fitness of the heart

Ohio County sheriff's deputy charged with domestic violence

Man pleads not guilty to murder

Authorities continue search for missing Graves woman

Well-known Paducah man reported missing

Bevin makes appointments to Kentucky boards and commissions

Renovated lodge at Jenny Wiley State Resort Park opens

Beshear confirms participation in multi-state effort to investigate opioid crisis

Whitley City man arrested for allegedly beating dog to death

Caldwell school superintendent ending career

Kentucky Power requesting hike


Promotional Video

This promotional video is available to use with church announcements or at an associational event to encourage readership of the Western Recorder.