TRANSFORM off to a flying start in Vienna!

EBF press service - March 21, 2017

After many months of preparation, planning and prayer, the EBF Younger Leaders’ Programme TRANSFORM held its first meeting in Vienna, Austria, from 15-18 March. Present in Vienna were six men and five women who had been identified by their Baptist Unions or Conventions in Armenia, Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Germany, Great Britain, Lebanon, Turkey and the International Baptist Convention.

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In Memoriam: Friends, Colleagues Remember Robert Parham

EthicsDaily Staff - March 13, 2017

Robert Parham, founder and executive director of Baptist Center for Ethics, died March 5 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville after a prolonged illness. Friends and colleagues share their reflections on Parham's life, work, legacy and friendship.

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EBF Consultation on Homosexuality

EBF news service - November 29, 2016

EBF leaders discussed the pastoral and missional issues arising from churches’ response to the issue of homosexuality and how they relate to the homosexual men and women who may already be attending our churches.

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First gathering of Baptists in Macedonia

Marko Grozdanov / EBF news service - October 07, 2016

At the initiative of the Good News Baptist Church of Skopje, the first All-Baptists of Macedonia conference was held on the 25th of September, 2016 commemorating 88 years since the establishment of the first Baptist church in Macedonia.

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Challenges and blessings: responding to the refugee crisis

Paul Hobson, the Baptist Times - October 04, 2016

Baptists in Europe and the Middle East involved in the response to the refugee crisis are seeing an 'incredible spiritual harvest' – but alongside there is a sense of anger, of being overwhelmed at its scale, and warnings about the growing pressure in places affected by the blockage of refugee routes, such as Italy, Greece and Turkey.

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