DR: MBC already on ground in Cebu City, Philippines

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CEBU CITY, Philippines – Missouri Baptists are on the ground in typhoon-ravaged islands of the Philippines, and leaders are asking for prayer, future volunteers and funds. Dwain Carter, director of Disaster Relief (DR) for … [Read more...]

Sending a gift for disaster relief? Maximize your gift’s effectiveness with prudence

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As I write today the images from Tacloban, Philippines, are unbelievable. Massive relief efforts are underway to assist those who survived the howling 200+ mph winds and the estimated 20-foot storm surge generated by super … [Read more...]

Messengers pass resolutions on DOMA court ruling, Boy Scouts policy change overwhelmingly expressed dismay

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KANSAS CITY – Reaffirming traditional marriage and lamenting changes in Boy Scout membership requirements were hot topics in resolutions passed by messengers at the 2013 Missouri Baptist Convention (MBC) annual meeting Oct. … [Read more...]