DURHAM, N.C.—Southern Baptist Convention President J.D. Greear has set forth counsel to victims of sexual abuse who have not yet sought help.
A redeemed humanity
DURHAM, N.C.—"Kairos" is one of those Greek words that my pastor used all the time in the church where I grew up. He explained that it was a special word implying a specially appointed moment in history—a time when God was up to something, a moment when God rewrites the narrative.
LOUISVILLE—Professor and pastor Thomas Vaughn Walker, who was the first African-American elected to any Southern Baptist Convention seminary faculty and who taught at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary beginning in 1986, died Jan. 28 in Louisville, Ky. He was 68.
Can local churches still reach lost people with the Gospel? According to David Burton, former evangelism director for Florida Baptist Convention, the answer is yes.
When composing or updating wills and estate documents, a couple will naturally discuss how to divide their estate. Many questions arise during these discussions. Do you leave equal amounts to your children? Will each child be a wise steward of the inheritance or have they proven irresponsible with money?
One of the great things about Clear Creek is the fact that many of our graduates end up serving back in our Kentucky Baptist Convention that supported them during their educational journey. Our current KBC President Dr. Tim Searcy, pastor of Allen Baptist Church in Prestonsburg, is a Clear Creek alumnus. He reflects on the impact of the school on his life
Sometimes small and unexpected words of encouragement can go a long way. I must admit that being an encourager is something I struggle with as a leader. I often think I need to do more to encourage our staff and students. Sometimes in leadership, as you deal with problems and challenges, it can be easy to lose sight of the positive and the big picture. In recent weeks, I have often found myself, at the end of my day, asking myself if I did something of eternal value.
RICHMOND, Va.—Unity, fellowship and promises of mutual support characterized the installation of International Mission Board President Paul Chitwood and the Sending Celebration of 19 newly appointed international missionaries Feb. 6.
Relaunching as monthly magazine in March
Touching hearts, changing lives
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