A good friend and colleague, Greg Warner (most recently executive editor of Associated Baptist Press), and I recently made a journalistic pilgrimage of sorts. We tracked down the grave and an impressive memorial to abolitionist editor Elijah P. Lovejoy in Alton (Illi,) City Cemetery.
Well-told stories can be powerful and engaging. They grab listeners from woolgathering and daydreaming and bring them back to the message. I would much rather hear about the Good Samaritan that read about the theology behind it. Wouldn’t you?
COOL VALLEY — Christ Memorial Baptist Church in suburban St. Louis pulled out the stops to celebrate Bill Little’s 50 years as the congregation’s pastor on May 31.
Students at William Jewell College are thinking creatively to fight hunger in the greater Kansas City area.