Tuesday, 12 November 2013 12:55

CBF deploys field personnel to Philippines

The Fellowship also is sending $10,000 in donations as it prepares for long-haul recovery in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan, which struck the central Philippines on Friday.

Published in Organizations
Monday, 11 November 2013 13:09

Baptists among forces helping Philippines

The Baptist World Alliance, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and American Baptist Churches USA are just a few of the organizations urging members to pray and give generously to victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. 

Published in Organizations
Tuesday, 05 November 2013 11:51

Baptists regard nukes as moral issue

The Baptist World Alliance observes World Human Rights Day on December 7 and 8, depending on whether Baptists worship on Saturday or Sunday.

Published in Organizations
Monday, 30 September 2013 15:22

Embrace diversity, says BWA leader

Originally led by Baptists in Europe and the United States, the Baptist World Alliance is trying to reposition itself as an organization in which all cultural groups have an equal voice.

Published in Organizations
Thursday, 26 September 2013 12:43

Baptist leader calls for dialogue about race

BGAV head John Upton says white Baptists have given too little attention to social problems that disproportionately affect racial minorities.

Published in Social Issues
Thursday, 19 September 2013 14:17

BWA seeks funds for Mexico floods

The Mexican government is reporting 80 deaths and scores missing in flashflooding and mudslides following two major storms.

Published in Organizations
Thursday, 15 August 2013 15:18

Baptist church torched in Egypt

Cairo pastor uses Facebook to alert the world that his Baptist brothers and sisters in a neighboring town were being attacked after the government's crackdown on Mohammed Morsi supporters.

Published in Congregations
Thursday, 18 July 2013 11:30

Baptist youth gather in Singapore

About 2,500 youth from more than 60 countries are attending the 16th Baptist Youth World Conference July 17-21.

Published in Organizations
Monday, 08 July 2013 11:05

BWA calls for ending Cuba embargo

The general council of the global Baptist fellowship also called on member bodies to adopt stronger measures against child abuse.

Published in Organizations
Tuesday, 25 June 2013 10:33

BWAid solicits aid funds for U.S.

The Baptist World Alliance has launched a global appeal to help with long-term recovery from a series of disasters that occurred recently in the United States.

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