It is encouraging to see churches helping members become better educated about mental disorders and working to defuse the stigma of mental illness. Dealing with this issue requires high levels of sensitivity and respect. In today's world, mental illness is not a
Years ago, editors of state Baptist publications were more likely to set aside an issue every year or two to remind readers why the editors felt their newspaper or magazine made a difference in the lives of readers.
Holmeswood Baptist Church, Kansas City, high school seniors planned their last youth group mission trip based on need. Each year, associate pastor Kathy Pickett meets with the seniors to discern where to go on the summer mission trip.
By Bill Webb Word&Way Editor The International Mission Board has been embroiled in controversy for several months over a policy banning the appointment of future missionaries who practice a form of glossalalia — or speaking in tongues — even if they do it alone in