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Peter Yanes (left), a church planting catalyst with the North American Mission Board originally from the Philippines, ministers alongside pastor Philip Pham as they launch a Vietnamese church plant. Yanes, also an ethnic strategist for the Baptist Convention of Pennsylvania/South Jersey, is passionate about the Cooperative Program and counsels core groups about its benefits as he helps plant churches. View Story | Download Photo
Celebrating new believers through baptism is one of the many ways Peter Yanes, a church planting catalyst in Philadelphia, encourages church plants. Another way is to educate them about the Cooperative Program, Southern Baptists’ method of supporting missions and ministries. The task of sharing the Gospel in all communities is more possible when churches join together, Yanes, a native of the Phillipines, said. View Story | Download Photo
Peter Yanes (left) leads a group of Haitian pastors who are partnering to reach people in Philadelphia. Yanes, an ethnic strategist for the Baptist Convention of Pennsylvania/South Jersey, came to the United States from the Philippines and is eager to help church planters see the significance of the Cooperative Program, a way for churches to join together in the Great Commission task. View Story | Download Photo
Rick Hilliard View Story | Download Photo
Baptist relief effort to face blocked roads and other logistical challenges in delivering aid to Puerto Rico. View Story | Download Photo
The roof of Green Island Baptist Church was completely blown off during Hurricane Maria’s sweeping destruction in Puerto Rico. Pastor George McKnight and his wife Debbie pause for a photo, with the San Juan skyline in the background, at the church which also was flooded. Southern Baptist Disaster Relief and the North American Mission Board's Send Relief have been working to coordinate a response to the devastation in the island nation. View Story | Download Photo
David Melber (left), president of the North American Mission Board's Send Relief, discusses disaster relief strategy with Félix Cabrera (center), Oklahoma pastor and co-founder of the Hispanic Baptist Pastors Alliance, and Carlos Rodriguez, NAMB's national church planting catalyst in Puerto Rico. Throughout the week of Oct. 9-13, several dozen Southern Baptist Disaster Relief volunteers have been cleaning up after the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria. Melber and NAMB's national director for disaster relief Sam Porter have been creating the necessary infrastructure to facilitate a broader Southern Baptist response. View Story | Download Photo
Montana Baptist Convention officers are (left to right) Chad Scarborough, newly elected vice president, First Baptist Church, Shelby; Darren Hales, current president, Big Sky Fellowship, Helena; Lee Merck, newly elected president, Church of the Rockies, Red Lodge. View Story | Download Photo
Ron Dyess, with an ALS-like disability, and his family enjoy his final sermon being preached by Lake Fork Baptist Church pastor Perry Crisp. View Story | Download Photo
Lake Fork Baptist Church pastor Perry Crisp preaches retired pastor Ron Dyess' final sermon. View Story | Download Photo
Janice and Ron Dyess pause for a photo with Lake Fork Baptist Church pastor Perry Crisp and his wife Dorinda after Crisp preached a sermon written by Dyess over the course of six months. View Story | Download Photo
LifeWay President and CEO Thom S. Rainer outlines seven keys to successful leadership succession at the Pipeline 2017 conference. View Story | Download Photo
H.B. Charles, pastor of Shiloh Metropolitan Baptist Church in Florida, relates his experiences stepping into new leadership roles at the Pipeline 2017 conference. View Story | Download Photo
Messengers kneel during a season of prayer at the Colorado Baptist General Convention annual meeting Oct. 9-10. View Story | Download Photo
Relatives searched for survivors in downtown Mogadishu after a truck bomb killed at least 320 and injured more than 400. Security officials blamed Islamic terrorist group al-Shabaab, an al-Qaida affiliate. View Story | Download Photo
Col. Leland B.H. Bohannon and his family. First Liberty photo View Story | Download Photo
Rosie Montoya (left), who was born in Mexico, and Sue Thompson, who couldn’t speak Spanish, found a calling as co-leaders of their church’s English as a Second Language school. View Story | Download Photo
Southern Baptist Disaster Relief volunteer Sean Curry of Champion Forest Baptist Church in Houston pulls flood-damaged sheetrock from a home battered by Hurricane Harvey. View Story | Download Photo
This Ten Commandments monument in a display of U.S. history on the lawn of the Bloomfield, N.M. City Hall will have to be removed. The U.S. Supreme Court declined Oct. 16 to hear the city’s appeal of a lower court ruling ordering its removal. View Story | Download Photo
Coffey Park, a 7,000-resident subdivision in Santa Rosa, Calif., was destroyed by wildfires that erupted Oct. 8. View Story | Download Photo
The library at Gateway Seminary’s former main campus in Mill Valley, Calif., is being used to house fire evacuees. View Story | Download Photo