HANNIBAL, Mo. -- "I believe God has called me to come and to serve here and to help continue on a path of excellence,"
The 2012 Missouri Baptist Convention annual meeting is being held Oct. 29-31, 2012 at the Millennium Hotel in St. Louis. A PDF version of the annual meeting program can be found here. The meeting is available online with a live
American Baptist Churches Central Region Executive Minister John Williams challenged delegates and guests to the region's annual gathering to rely on the hope found in the Lord, rather than optimism, as the power to face the future.
As values voters both left and right weigh in on special interests from immigration reform to same-sex marriage in an election season, a lesser-known religious coalition is speaking up for Americans with disabilities.
Judging from the absence of squirming and giggling, Holly Smith’s children’s sermon was quite the hit Sunday morning at Island View Baptist Church in Orange Park, Fla. Five little girls gathered on the steps leading to the pulpit and choir loft and listened intently to
LifeWay Christian Resources decided not to sell its cash-strapped Glorieta Conference Center in New Mexico to a Christian college in California following an independent review of the potential buyer’s doctrinal views.
While financial planning will help a person or family make ends meet and anticipate periodic large purchases like a car or a home, Stephen
As a movie lover, I find it interesting to see how automobiles, clothes and hairstyles quickly date a movie.
Even more interesting is the role of technology. Without cell phones, characters have to stop to find a payphone, can’t pull up
Baptists of the world are observing October as World Hunger Month through the Baptist World Alliance. BWA suggests the emphasis "sensitizes Baptists around the world regarding the extent of global hunger and invites Baptists to join the quest to eradicate the
The story of Black Baptists in the 20th century reflects the larger story of African-Americans’ quest for equality, historian Adam Bond said.