Faith-Based Groups Lobby Congress on Behalf of Children

Fifty faith-based and policy-advocacy organizations lobbied Congress March 12, urging support for issues vital the world’s poorest children. The lobbying effort came on the heels of a weekend international conference focusing on the status of children around the...

Combating the Stigma of HIV/AIDS

World AIDS Day is Dec. 1. Around the world there have been special seminars and public gatherings to call attention to the fact that 40 million individuals have HIV. Among those infected are members of our own Baptist community. Yet HIV/AIDS is not just a...

Musicians Challenge College Students to Fight AIDS

Every day in Africa, 6,500 people die from the HIV/AIDS virus–and people are beginning to notice. Dan Haseltine of the Christian band Jars of Clay wants to bring the Christian community face-to-face with its responsibilities concerning the HIV/AIDS crisis...