The pastor of a small Southern Baptist church has gained national attention with a letter to the editor questioning the Southern Baptist Convention’s welcoming Syrian refugees to the United States.

Published in Social Issues

For the Refugee was written and recorded after a songwriter’s family returned from a mission trip to the Middle East, where they encountered desperate Syrian refugees hungering for safety and hospitality.

Published in Social Issues

The presidents of three seminaries located along the Kansas-Missouri border have asked governors Brownback and Nixon to consider a more open approach to welcoming Syrian refugees.

Published in Politics
Tuesday, 08 December 2015 13:06

Clergy urge welcome for Syrian refugees

Clergy in Louisville, Ky., gathered Dec. 8 to welcome Syrian refugees to the community.

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Baptists have spearheaded efforts to send spiritual and material aid to the ethinc group living in fear of ISIS. 

Published in Missions
Monday, 14 September 2015 15:22

NCC asks US to lift quota on refugees

Today’s refugee crisis is said to be the largest since 16 million people were forced to leave their lands during the Second World War.

Published in Organizations
Thursday, 10 September 2015 10:59

CBF releases funds for Syrian refugee relief

The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship is continuing long-term efforts to serve Syrian refugees through its field personnel and ministry partners in the Middle East and now Southeast Europe. 

Published in Missions

Chaouki and Maha Boulos are serving Syrian civil war refugees in their native Lebanon not only an act of ministry but also as an exercise in living Jesus’ command to love your enemy.

Published in People
Wednesday, 17 December 2014 14:15

Baptist groups aid Syrian refugees through winter

The organizations are sending money to help war victims during the coldest months of the year. 

Published in Organizations

Globalization, the Internet and terrorism have awakened many American Christians to the history and contributions of Eastern forms of the faith, experts say.

Published in Theology
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