March 10, 2016
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 3/10/16)—American Baptist Women’s Ministries announces that Beth Hettrick Berry of the Wakefield Baptist Church in Wakefield, Rhode Island, has been named as the 2016 recipient of the Shine the Light Award.
The Shine the Light Award, established by American Baptist Women’s Ministries, ABCUSA, serves to recognize women who serve as outstanding light-bearers for Christ. The award highlights a specific ministry project or projects that best...
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 3/10/16)—As a member of the Interfaith Criminal Justice Coalition, American Baptist Home Mission Societies (ABHMS) has joined other faith organizations in signing a letter that urges the U.S. House of Representatives to pass bipartisan criminal justice reform.
The letter urges passage of the Sentencing Reform Act (H.R. 3713), the...
March 8, 2016
March 8 is International Women’s Day.
In the beginning God created humankind in his image, in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them. (Genesis 1:24)
On March 8 in many places across the world, women are rallying. With hand printed placards, banners, and emboldened yearnings that climb above their despair, they seek rights and recognition deserving of all human beings.
American Baptist Women Ministries stands with women and girls...