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Baptist of the Year

EthicsDaily.com’s board of directors announced the 2018 Baptist of the Year – Charles Foster Johnson, a tireless advocate for public education and executive director of Pastors for Texas Children. […] Read More

EthicsDaily.com will have a significant presence at the 2018 Cooperative Baptist General Assembly, taking place June 11-15 at the Hyatt Regency Reunion in Dallas. An EthicsDaily.com booth will be a part of the Gathering Place exhibit area for the first time in more than a decade. The booth (number 625) will provide supporters an opportunity […] Read More

Ellen Di Giosia and First Baptist Church of Jefferson City, Tennessee, are the Baptist Center for Ethics’ pick as Baptists of the Year for 2017. Di Giosia and the church represent the best of the Baptist tradition. One readily sees in them hallmarks of the Baptist faith: embracing soul competency, practicing the priesthood of believers, […] Read More

Bill and Audrey Cowley, retired Southern Baptist missionaries, were honored as “Baptists of the Year” for 2016 at a March 16, 2017, dinner held in their honor. This honor was first announced in late December 2016 by Robert Parham on EthicsDaily.com, the website of the Baptist Center for Ethics. “They showed remarkable creativity and courage […] Read More

Bill and Audrey Cowley are retired Southern Baptist missionaries. They showed remarkable creativity and courage during a time of tribal genocide in Nigeria in 1966. They also built through steady steps one of Africa’s transformative educational institutions. Neither story is widely known. Both stories represent the best of the mission enterprise. The first story is […] Read More

EthicsDaily.com has just named Bill and Audrey Cowley, retired missionaries to Nigeria, as its 2016 Baptists of the Year. Bill and Audrey Cowley not only saved lives during a tribal genocide in Nigeria in 1966, but they also founded the Baptist High School (BHS) in Jos, Nigeria, in 1961. BHS emerged as a pre-eminent educational […] Read More

Around 200 Baptists joined Baptist Center for Ethics’ staff and board members to celebrate its 25th anniversary on Friday, June 24. Molly T. Marshall, president of Central Baptist Theological Seminary in Shawnee, Kansas, was recognized as EthicsDaily.com’s 2015 Baptist of the Year. “The Baptist Center for Ethics is one of the most entrepreneurial and creative […] Read More

Recognitions of Molly T. Marshall and Barbara “Babs” Baugh will bookend the Friday event lineup at the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship’s (CBF) June general assembly. Both have been named as EthicsDaily.com’s Baptist of the Year. Molly T. Marshall, president of Central Baptist Theological Seminary (CBTS), was announced as EthicsDaily.com’s Baptist of the Year for 2015 in […] Read More

Baptist Center for Ethics is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2016 and will be holding a festive breakfast event during the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship’s general assembly in June. The breakfast will involve an engaging and playful look back at BCE’s history of working to advance the common good in the past quarter century, and a […] Read More

What did EthicsDaily.com accomplish in 2015? More than 500 columns and around 100 news articles were published, written by more than 150 unique contributors from 23 U.S. states and nine countries. Included in these numbers are 27 articles about the global refugee crisis, 22 articles reflecting on church trends, 13 articles related to religious liberty, […] Read More