Martin Luther King Jr. helped white guys like me. His convictions and his courage helped free me to be a more complete person. His influence — and the influence of others like him — helped me to be more like Christ and
The Windermere Baptist Conference Center Board of Trustees named Jerry Hill of Nixa as the new president and CEO when they met on
The coordinating council of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship-Heartland approved changes to its governing documents to make them consistent with the Liberty-based Fellowship’s new name.
Residents, current and former staff members, and other friends gathered in the chapel of The Baptist Home at Arcadia Valley Jan. 21 to celebrate
It’s emblazoned on the sign outside Gayton Baptist Church in Richmond. Belong. Believe. Become. Those three verbs — in various word orders — crop up frequently in discussions on evangelism and a congregation’s role in it. For some, it’s a promising harbinger of new
Despite estimates of more than 85 percent of U.S. Christian congregations with the word “evangelism” in their mission statements, more people are "nones." Is evangelism on the ropes?
The inauguration of an African-American president and the celebration of the contributions of Martin Luther King Jr. on the same day underscored progress in America in the arena of civil rights. President Obama, of course, is beginning his second term as the
Baptist leaders are among representatives of major faith groups calling for Congress to enact stronger gun control.
A couple's joint sermon calls on Christians to think outside of the box.
A team of Baptists from Virginia has officially launched an initiative to battle malaria in Ghana, where the debilitating disease is the number one cause of death. “More than Nets,” a partnership between the Baptist General Association of Virginia and the Ghana Baptist Convention, aims