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News from the Illinois Baptist

Pierced, crushed, chastised: Embracing the offense of the cross
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Our culture loves blood. The latest vampire novel, graphic movies, every CSI crime drama, the nightly news – they’re all pictures painted in blood. Even the walking dead are promoting a bloody afterlife every Sunday night on cable. But our culture’s bloodthirst is biting into the wrong vein. Read more at iB2news.org.

April 14, 2014 Illinois BaptistEaster: It's only the beginning

Who's leading the marriage charge?

Adams: An old song made new again

Kid missionaries make a splash in 9 Illinois cities

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CP Works

Cooperative Program giving is vital to our work as Southern Baptists, but our church members will only know that if we tell them – again and again. That’s how we hand it down to the next generation. When they ask, “Why support the Cooperative Program?” Show them this clip and let the CP guy tell them why. Learn more about the Cooperative Program

The IBSA Annual Women's Meeting is May 1-3

Can God have this danceCalling all women's ministry leaders: It's time to register to attend the Illinois Baptist Women's Meeting May 1-3, 2014 at First Baptist Church in Marion! Allison Allen is the Friday night guest, Chaplain Kenneth DeWitt will lead the Bible study, plus hear from missionaries, attend breakouts and more. Register now!

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Education & Leadership SEND St. Louis Disaster Relief Other Publications    
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Worship and Music   WMU      


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