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BGAV Joins Rural Development Coalition in Virginia

The Baptist General Association of Virginia (BGAV) is partnering with Bluefield College, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of Virginia (CBFVA), and Woman’s Missionary Union of Virginia (WMUV) in a new Together For Hope (TFH) initiative in Southwest Virginia.

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BGAV Continues Its Historic Support of the Separation of Church and State

Posted: 5/4/17 at 4:00pm. Henrico, Va. – Virginia Baptists, acting out of our long-standing heritage of believing in and defending separation of church and state, signed a letter last month alongside our Baptist brothers and sisters from across the nation urging Congress not to weaken or eliminate protections for churches and non-profits from endorsing or opposing political candidates. “I’m saddened by …

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Robert Parham (1953 – 2017)

We are sad to report that Robert Parham, founder and director of Baptist Center for Ethics, and its website, EthicsDaily.com, passed away Sunday, March 5.

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Theological Library Service Available for Church Leaders, Teachers

Union Presbyterian Seminary’s William Smith Morton Library, in Richmond, launched a new service in 2016 designed to provide theological resources to individuals with leadership or teaching roles in religious organizations.  Those who can provide evidence of such a role – whether ordained or non-ordained, paid or unpaid – are now eligible to apply for library privileges at a reduced rate of …

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