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EXPLAINER: Alcohol abuse and drug overdoses rose during the COVID-19 pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected every family in America. Some are still dealing with the aftermath of the disease. But the problem of substance abuse exacerbated by the pandemic might be a problem that lasts longer than the coronavirus.

FIRST-PERSON: Is it ministry failure to see a counselor?

Attending to our mental health is essential to overall wellbeing. Unfortunately, there is still somewhat of a silent stigma around mental illness and the need for treatment among Christians –especially among church leaders.  

‘Bones,’ basketball and N.C. Baptists

CARY, N.C. (BP) -- Here in North Carolina, it’s been said that college basketball is its own form of religion. If that’s true, no one has personified that statement like Horace Albert “Bones” McKinney.

Beloved UK big man makes surprise appearance at Kentucky church

LEXINGTON, Ky. (BP) – Oscar Tshiebwe shares his faith with the same passion he plays basketball.

FIRST-PERSON: How the social internet is making our teenagers anxious

Do you remember what it felt like to walk the hallways of high school between classes or sit at the lunch table?

Spiritual songs anchor faith, preserve history of Black Americans

WAKE FOREST, N.C. (BP) – “Pass Me Not O Gentle Savior” and “There is a Fountain Filled With Blood” are among hymns and spiritual songs that have anchored the faith of Michelle “Missie” Branch, a seminary dean, public speaker, wife and mother.

Nightbirde, who shared music, message of hope on ‘America’s Got Talent,’ dies at 31

(RNS) — Jane Marczewski, the singer-songwriter who captured hearts and the Golden Buzzer performing as Nightbirde last summer on “America’s Got Talent,” has died after multiple recurrences of cancer. She was 31.

With gratitude like gold, Paralympian set for Beijing

COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. (BP) – The first section of a snowboard cross race is neither straight nor narrow. The path includes hills and valleys that athletes cannot avoid and, in fact, their skill in navigating them has a large bearing on winning and losing.

God’s presence driving force for Daytona 500 winner

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (BP) – It’s a long road from racing on the small tracks across America to victory lane at the Daytona 500. In a new I Am Second video, Michael McDowell, winner of the 2021 Daytona 500, says lessons of humility and faithfulness don’t end when a driver reaches the senior racing circuit.

Lynda Randle connects with roots, history in ‘Pilgrim Journey’

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (BP) – Even before Lynda Randle became a fixture on Gaither Homecoming videos, she loved a good Negro spiritual sung with a “reverence” born of proximity and experience.