Robert Dilday

Robert Dilday

Robert Dilday is editor in chief of Baptist News Global.

Thursday, 13 November 2014 12:54

Gretna, Va., woman elected BGAV president

Ann Brown and others assume office after uncontested elections.

The two will partner on the basis of shared values, say leaders.

At its annual meeting, the Baptist General Association of Virginia also adopted a reduced budget and elected officers.

In Liberia, hard hit by the virus, the economy spirals downward and food is increasingly scarce.

Baptist News Global (formerly ABPnews/Herald) and the Baptist Standard have launched discussions about a common future.

Lack of funding halts plans to address shortage of dentists in Appalachian communities.

The unusual pairing across state lines will be based on “shared values,” leaders said.

Thursday, 09 October 2014 10:36

BGAV to consider reduced budget in 2015

A proposed budget of $11.5 million for Baptist General Association of Virginia ministries is about $700,000 less than current levels.

William Nieporte will join other nominees for BGAV office at the denomination’s annual meeting in November.

Nancy Stanton McDaniel will be nominated for first vice president of the Baptist General Association of Virginia, a position which could lead to her election next year as the first female pastor to serve as president of the BGAV.

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