Missions to surround annual meeting

August 3, 2015

By Elizabeth Young A missions tour and hands-on missions opportunities will accompany the annual meeting of the Arizona Southern Baptist Convention in Yuma in November. The annual meeting will be…

Historical Society meets in Tucson

August 3, 2015

By Irene A Harkleroad Twenty-five members and guests attended the Arizona Baptist Historical Society (ABHS) annual meeting April 11 at Pantano Baptist Church, Tucson. Begun in 1989, ABHS supports the…

Williams, Hillside staff member, dies

August 3, 2015

Chris Williams, associate pastor of affinity ministries and student ministries at Hillside Baptist Church, Phoenix, died March 1 following a brief illness. Hillside Pastor Brian LeStourgeon described Williams at a…

WMU celebrates missions

August 3, 2015

By Irene A Harkleroad Nearly 60 participants converged on the campus of CrossPoinTempe Church April 24-25 to experience the excitement of the annual WMU Missions Celebration. Keynote speaker and National…

Three with Arizona ties graduate from Southern

August 3, 2015

Three students with ties to Arizona graduated from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in the spring commencement ceremony. Southern Seminary conferred degrees to 297 Southern students on May 14. Michael Butterworth,…

Minor, retired Arizona pastor, dies

August 3, 2015

William (Bill) Minor, pastor emeritus of Clarkdale Baptist Church, Clarkdale, died in Cottonwood May 25. He was 92. Minor attended Hardin Simmons Baptist University and was a graduate of Golden…

Golden Gate Arizona graduates 10

August 3, 2015

Jeff Iorg, president of Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary, conferred degrees on 10 students and delivered the commencement address during graduation exercises May 30 at the seminary’s Arizona campus. In…

Wrap-up: SBC seeks awakening, supports marriage

August 3, 2015

By David Roach COLUMBUS, Ohio (BP) — Spiritual awakening, the defense of marriage and the preservation of religious liberty were among key themes addressed by messengers at the Southern Baptist…

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