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  • Centennial, Mission:Dignity atop GuideStone report

    June 18 2018 by Roy Hayhurst, GuideStone Financial Resources | with 0 comments
    Centennial, Mission:Dignity atop GuideStone report

    O.S. Hawkins brought the 100th report of GuideStone Financial Resources on Tuesday morning to messengers at the Southern Baptist Convention during their June 12–13 in Dallas. Hawkins noted the privilege GuideStone has had of living out its founder’s vision. “A century ago, our founder, William Lunsford, stood before the Southern Baptist Convention in Hot …

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  • Missouri Baptist Foundation appeal turned down

    July 11 2016 by Missouri Pathway Staff | with 0 comments
    Missouri Baptist Foundation appeal turned down

    The Missouri Court of Appeals has denied a motion by the Missouri Baptist Foundation to reconsider its ruling that the foundation return trustee governance to the Missouri Baptist Convention. The ruling affirmed a unanimous three-judge panel’s ruling to return the foundation to the Missouri convention after 15 years of control by a self-appointed board.

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  • Baptist universities weigh next step on HHS mandate

    July 8 2015 by Bonnie Pritchett and Art Toalston, Southern Baptist TEXAN/Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Baptist universities weigh next step on HHS mandate

    Houston Baptist University and East Texas Baptist University are among seven faith-based institutions weighing their options in challenging the Obamacare mandate to provide insurance coverage encompassing abortion-inducing drugs. In addition to Houston Baptist University and East Texas Baptist University, other plaintiffs in the case (ETBU et al v. Burwell) are ...

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  • GuideStone reports on progress, health care

    June 17 2014 by Roy Hayhurst, GuideStone | with 0 comments
    GuideStone reports on progress, health care

    Citing good news across all ministry areas within GuideStone Financial Resources, President O.S. Hawkins delivered the organization's 96th annual report to messengers of the Southern Baptist Convention in Baltimore. GuideStone provides…

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  • For some Christians, sharing medical bills is a godly alternative

    January 24 2014 by Bob Smietana, Religion News Service | with 1 comments
    For some Christians, sharing medical bills is a godly alternative

    Some Christians may be switching their insurance to faith-based alternatives. Health-sharing ministry members sign a statement of beliefs, along with a code of conduct that bans smoking, extramarital sex and excessive drinking. They also pray for other families…

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  • College wins contraceptive mandate injunction

    June 27 2013 by Baptist Press | with 0 comments

    Geneva College, a Christian school in Beaver Falls, Pa., has become the first nonprofit to receive a preliminary injunction against the contraceptive mandate.

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  • Hobby Lobby awaits appeals decision

    May 29 2013 by Tom Strode, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Hobby Lobby awaits appeals decision

    Hobby Lobby’s hopes for deliverance by July 1 from huge fines under the Obama administration’s abortion/contraception mandate now rest with eight federal appeals court judges.

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  • GuideStone, Brotherhood Mutual form alliance

    March 1 2012 by Roy Hayhurst, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    GuideStone, Brotherhood Mutual form alliance

    GuideStone Financial Resources and Brotherhood Mutual Insurance Company have announced the formation of an alliance to provide property and liability insurance services to Southern Baptist churches and affiliated ministries.

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