PIKEVILLE—Jeremy Atwood, pastor of Immanuel Baptist Church in Glasgow, was elected by acclamation as first vice president of the Kentucky Baptist Convention at the organization's annual meeting in Pikeville Nov. 13.
PIKEVILLE—Messengers to the Kentucky Baptist Convention Annual Meeting Nov. 13 in Pikeville have approved dissolving the Covenant Agreement between the KBC and the University of the Cumberlands, effectively severing their formal ties and allowing the university to begin electing its own trustees.
PIKEVILLE—Grayson pastor Joshua Schmidt was elected by acclamation as the Kentucky Baptist Convention's second vice president Nov. 13 during the organization's annual meeting in Pikeville.
PIKEVILLE—Messengers to the Kentucky Baptist Convention's annual meeting in Pikeville distanced its churches from congregations that also support the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship.
RICHMOND, Va.—The International Mission Board trustees' presidential search committee announced Tuesday (Nov. 6) that the committee will recommend Paul Chitwood, 48, to be elected as the 173-year-old entity's 13th president.
PIKEVILLE—Gospel singer Jason Lovins' life story keeps people on the edges of their seats as he confides that he was conceived in the rape of a 15-year-old Christian girl as she walked home from the pool and how that girl chose to give him life rather than have an abortion.