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Living Jesus: Peace
On a recent, crisp November Sunday morning it took a while for worshippers to settle down from hugs and laughter to begin worship at Jeff Street Baptist Community at Liberty in Louisville, Ky.
Love flowed effortlessly from person to person on this post-Thanksgiving Lord’s Day, and it was clear the Spirit was alive and well. For this visitor to the small, storefront church who was seeking peace in the midst of the world’s chaos, Jeff Street Baptist provided just that, and more.Read More
Alliance joins NCC initiative to end racism
The Alliance of Baptists joins the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the USA (NCC) in its comprehensive initiative to end racism and invites all Alliance partners to do the same.
The effort, touted as the most visible and impactful work of the NCC in recent history, will kick off with a rally on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., on April 4, 2018 – the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. From there, the initiative will be lived out in various ways over several years.Read More
A legacy of peacemaking and inclusion
By name and deed, the nearly 150-year-old Peace Cathedral in the Republic of Georgia has claimed the mantle of Christian peacemaking, investing in a vision of inclusive and merciful community.
Last month, joined by a delegation from the Alliance of Baptists, clergy and laity from the church celebrated the ongoing ministry that has taken place in the cathedral since 1868 and its persistent commitment to oppressed minorities within Georgian society.Read More