In the six years that the Rev. Dale Ashby has lived in Downsville, the town in the New York Catskills region has flooded four or five times.
Hurricane Irene thrashed the East Coast over the weekend, with news services reporting at least 25 people dead, about 5 million homes and businesses without power, and vast swathes of land flooded.
African American pastors in the New Orleans Baptist Association say the election of Fred Luter as the Southern Baptist Convention’s first vice president is important evidence that the SBC has departed from the racial exclusion of its past.
Bishop John R. Schol shepherds the Baltimore-Washington Annual (regional) Conference, and he is always on the lookout for standout congregations. As team leader of the Vital Congregations initiative, he rattles off the description with ease.
Today’s working environment is ever changing.
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LifeWay Christian Resources will hold its annual National Youth Workers Conference Sept. 12-14 in Nashville, Tenn.
Beginning August 1, 2011, General Council and the Influence Conference will be well underway in Phoenix. Hundreds of thousands will be in attendance, while thousands more will be able to participate in what General Council has to offer at home.