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McAlister leaves role as KBC's evangelism team leader

Chuck McAlister, the fiery evangelist best known for his outreach to sportsmen, has left the Kentucky Baptist Convention to move back into full-time evangelism and evangelism consulting.

Revival key for family unit, pastor says

Spiritual revival is key in achieving God's design for the family, says one pastor.

Crossover St. Louis sees increase in faith decisions

SBC renounces displaying Confederate flag

Messengers to the 2016 Southern Baptist Convention renounced display of the Confederate battle flag in a historic, overwhelming vote.

WMU urged to 'not grow weary in doing good'

Woman's Missionary Union gathered during the SBC Annual Meeting for their Missions Celebration and Annual Meeting.

WMU highlights missional discipleship

Wanda S. Lee, executive director of national WMU, thanked Southern Baptists for partnering through missions education to equip the next generation of missionaries, an endeavor she described as more critical than ever before in an increasingly postmodern world.

Traylor calls for Baptists 'to dwell in unity'

Ted Traylor challenged Southern Baptists to move forward in cooperation and unity for the sake of the gospel—reflecting the preceding historic moment when Steve Gaines became SBC president with gracious consent from fellow nominee J.D. Greear.

Resolutions address culture, ministry concerns

Messengers to the 2016 Southern Baptist Convention, in addition to repudiating display of the Confederate battle flag, approved 11 other resolutions on a variety of culture and ministry concerns.

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