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When Celebrating MLK Day, Don’t Forget Coretta Scott King

By Hannah McMahan | January 18, 2019

Had it not been for the visionary and tireless advocacy of Coretta Scott King, we would not have Martin Luther King Jr. Day. She fought for justice her entire life and had the vision to bring us this day.

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Keith Tyler, trustee at Simmons College of Kentucky, discusses the impact of younger generations on combatting racism.

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Profiles in Goodwill: Nora O. Lozano

By Staff | January 17, 2019

Nora O. Lozano is professor of theological studies at Baptist University of the Américas and executive director of the Christian Latina Leadership Institute in San Antonio.

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Look Back | MLK Jr.: Effective Preacher, Powerful Poet

By James L. Evans | January 17, 2019

Not only was Martin Luther King Jr. an effective preacher, but also a poet whose words shattered the settled reality of cruelty and hate and helped us see the hope of a new possibility through his vision of the beloved community.

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Georgia Baptist Pastor Selected to Lead CBF

By Staff | January 16, 2019

Paul Baxley, a Baptist minister in Georgia, has been selected to lead the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship. He is the fourth coordinator in the organization’s 27-year history.

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‘I Have a Dream’ Speech More About Nightmare than Dream

By Richard Wilson | January 16, 2019

Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech is remembered for its high-note ending, but a closer look reveals most of the speech was more about the nightmare of injustice.

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Frequent Worship Attendance Plummets During College Years

By Staff | January 16, 2019

Participating in worship gatherings at least twice a month is uncommon for 18- to 22-year-old Protestants, a survey found. Two-thirds stopped attending regularly in the four years after high school.

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