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OBU among schools targeted by activist group
Jan25

OBU among schools targeted by activist group

>> by Will Hall Editor, Louisiana Baptist Message ALEXANDRIA, La. (BP)—The homosexual activist group Human Rights Campaign (HRC) has targeted 23 institutions of higher learning with Southern Baptist ties in a report that also names 35 other colleges and universities with distinct Christian identities. Oklahoma Baptist University in Shawnee is among the group. Released just before the 2015 Christmas season, the report, “Hidden...

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Designated receipts top CP gifts: The SBC ship of state is in peril
Oct26

Designated receipts top CP gifts: The SBC ship of state is in peril

ALEXANDRIA, La.—For the first time in Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) history, dating back to 1929 when a unified national budget was first proposed, 2013 designated receipts topped Cooperative Program (CP) gifts distributed by the SBC Executive Committee. Moreover, that historical precedent was repeated in 2014, making it the second time for this phenomenon to occur since the Great Commission Resurgence (GCR) reforms were approved...

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