Stories about Lifeway’s change to pension plan and the “I Stand for Life” initiative had the most views on the B&R website
Baptist & Reflector Staff
The website not only runs stories that are published in the print edition of the B&R, but also is the go-to place for breaking news pertaining to Tennessee Baptists.
This past year, the B&R website experienced several significant increases in readership (see chart). In looking at the year-ending numbers, it is interesting to note that the most-read stories of 2019 involved a wide range of topics, from economics to abortion to elections.
Listed below is a look at the most-read stories (based on website views) from the past year:
• Date posted: July 31, 2019 • Written by: Lonnie Wilkey • Position: B&R editor
This story focused on LifeWay Christian Resources announcing changes to its retiree life insurance and pre-65 retiree medical benefits, including freezing its LifeWay Pension Plan (effective Jan. 1, 2020) for current pension-eligible employees. LifeWay shared the changes in letters to current and future retirees on June 29. The changes were approved by LifeWay trustees at their February meeting. [Read more…]