This weekly Bible study appears in Baptist Press in a partnership with LifeWay Christian Resources of the Southern Baptist Convention. Through its Leadership and Adult Publishing team, LifeWay publishes Sunday School curricula and additional resources for all age groups. [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017
Source: Baptist News
The late award winning photographer Don Rutledge tried his hand at pastoring, but realized his true calling in uniquely displaying God's creation. Photographs and related items spanning more than 40 years of his ministry and missions comprise a new Southern Baptist archival collection. [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017
Source: Baptist News
Pro-family advocates are lamenting California Gov. Jerry Brown's Oct. 15 approval of a bill expanding rights for individuals identifying as transgender but celebrating his veto the same day of a measure that threatened religious liberty. [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017
Source: Baptist News
Gospel music veterans MercyMe, Casting Crowns, CeCe Winans and Hillsong received honors at the 48th annual GMA Dove Awards. Newcomer Zach Williams also was among the night's big winners. [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017
Source: Baptist News
Four-year-old Holden Roberts raises $400 for disaster reliefafter seeing news report featuring a little girl whose family had taken shelter from Hurricane Irma. [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017
Source: Baptist News
Phil Boatwright ponders the range of Halloween-themed fare, past and present, voicing a word of caution: "Like all living things, the spirit of man needs to be nourished." [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017
Source: Baptist News
"The sorrow that our nation feels now is palpable," David Jeremiah notes of hurricanes, flooding, mass killings and wildfires. "Where else should we go but to the Father who sees all and knows every emotion we feel?" he writes. [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017
Source: Baptist News
Nineteen Kentucky Baptists arrived in St. Thomas on Sunday afternoon (Oct. 15) to face some "extremely challenging" working conditions on the tiny Caribbean island, devastated by Hurricanes Irma and Maria. [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017
Source: Baptist News
Today's From the States features items from: Baptist Courier (South Carolina); Arkansas Baptist News; Baptist New Mexican [...]
Tue, Oct 17, 2017
Source: Baptist News
As firefighters gained ground against the Northern California blaze Gov. Jerry Brown called perhaps "the greatest tragedy" the state "has ever faced," Southern Baptist disaster relief crews began feeding, cleanup and chaplaincy work today (Oct. 17). [...]
Tue, Oct 17, 2017
Source: Baptist News
The U.S. Supreme Court has declined an opportunity to revisit whether the display of religion-related monuments on government property is against the law. [...]
Tue, Oct 17, 2017
Source: Baptist News
Traditionally trained Southern Baptist Disaster Relief teams are receiving an influx of new workers in the form of newly minted volunteers signing on with the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention's Texas Relief program, and college students recruited from across the United States to participate in the North American Mission Board's Send Relief outreach. [...]
Tue, Oct 17, 2017
Source: Baptist News
Young Bible readers are more likely to be faithful adults, according to a LifeWay Research study released today (Oct. 17). The survey was sponsored by LifeWay Kids for use in the book "Nothing Less: Engaging Kids in a Lifetime of Faith," which was released Oct. 2. [...]
Tue, Oct 17, 2017
Source: Baptist News
Sue Thompson, who couldn't speak Spanish, and Rosie Montoya, who was born in Mexico, found a calling as co-leaders of their church's English as a Second Language school. [...]
Tue, Oct 17, 2017
Source: Baptist News
Randy Adams reflects on the value of parents and grandparents sharing their stories of "what God has done in and through our families" to nurture their children's faith and their commitment to serve Jesus after they leave home. [...]
Tue, Oct 17, 2017
Source: Baptist News