Past CBF moderator moving to UCC church

A recent key leader in the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship is embracing a new identity as a minister in the United Church of Christ.

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Preacher returns to pulpit after son’s suicide

Ergun Caner says he has no answers about why his 15-year-old son killed himself, but he sought solace by returning to the pulpit.

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Culpepper stepping down after 20 years as McAfee dean

Alan Culpepper — the only dean Mercer University’s McAfee School of Theology has known over its nearly two-decade-long history — has announced that he is turning over the reins to new leadership at the end of this academic year.

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One of the most counter-cultural actions American Christians can take is to learn how to come to the table together, says Milton Brasher-Cunningham. (ABPnews/Herald photo/Norman Jameson)
One of the most counter-cultural actions American Christians can take is to learn how to come to the table together, says Milton Brasher-Cunningham. (ABPnews/Herald photo/Norman Jameson)

‘Don’t eat alone’ is metaphor for healthy Christian life, says minister-chef

Milton Brasher-Cunningham sees an interweaving of food, faith and relationships around the table.

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Pastor repents for interaction with suicidal teen

A Southern Baptist citizen journalist says he regrets involving a teenager who recently ended his own life in a long-running controversy concerning the boy’s father.

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Search for lobbyist’s wife enters second month

Lynn Messer, wife of a Missouri Baptist lobbyist, is still missing a month after disappearing from her home in southeast Missouri.

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Baptist leader in Missouri arrested for seeking sex with animal

The president and CEO of a Baptist conference center could face penalties if convicted of solicitation.

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Trial date set for accused molester

More than a year after his arrest on charges of taking indecent liberties with boys, a former Baptist church camp chaperone is getting his day in court.

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Baptist school mourns loss of president’s son

The community at Brewton-Parker College in Mount Vernon, Ga., is rallying around President Ergun Caner and his family after the sudden loss of 15-year-old Braxton Caner in Texas.

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American Baptist region defrocks minister charged with larceny

American Baptist Churches USA no longer recognizes the ordination of a pastor charged with bilking the elderly.

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