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3 ways earthly fathers should imitate our Heavenly Father

Parenting advice is not hard to come by these days. Advice from grandparents and friends, articles, vlogs, and books detailing parenting strategies and philosophies all vie for our attention. When I …

Prayerful Korean Baptists gather for 41st annual meeting

Korean Christians are known by many for the fervency of their praying. People from “the land of morning calm,” as South Korea is known, start with prayer each morning, and at church each …

Why Pastors Need Hobbies

Pastors may feel hobbies are a waste of time. Yet, studies demonstrate mental and physical health benefits of having a hobby. ...

Anaheim pastor Chayasirisobhon elected SBC 1st VP

ANAHEIM—If Southern Baptists want to speak with a local church leader, an associational leader, a state convention leader and a Southern Baptist Convention leader, they only need to make one …
Discipleship

NASHVILLE (BP) – Next summer, kids will pass go and collect truth about Jesus in “Twists & Turns.” Lifeway Christian Resources’ 2023 Vacation Bible School (VBS) theme …

NASHVILLE (BP) – Vacation Bible School season is upon us. And with the clock steadily ticking, it’s likely that all that early excitement you felt as you began to plan …
The week before Easter we mailed out about 16,000 mailers to the neighborhoods surrounding our church. On the mailer we invited people to attend our Easter Service as well as our Compass Block Party …
ALPHARETTA, Ga. (BP) – Everyone has seen or heard the stats about the short tenures of pastors to children, youth and college students. The common narrative is that they spend two to three …
Our Easter Refugee Community Outreach event on April 16, 2022 was successfully done by the grace of God, your prayers and support. More than 300 people came to the event and we had a meaningful …
Baptist Life

Nick is a pediatric nurse practitioner. He also serves as a missionary, formerly in Ukraine. Before the war broke out, he used his gifts, talents and passion for medicine in underserved areas …

Shirley Campbell Ingram, an International Mission Board missionary emeritus who shared the gospel in Hong Kong, died June 13, 2022, in Gainesville, Florida. She was 86. Ingram was born May 8th, …
Editor’s note: The Ek Rasta SD cards were compiled by International Mission Board teams in a remote area of South Asia. The name Ek Rasta is translated in English as “The Way” and is based …
Editor’s note: Read about how these SD cards are pushing back the darkness among an unreached people group in South Asia. At 108 years old, Auntie’s vision has essentially failed her. But …
Southern Baptist messengers came to Anaheim prepared to engage with those on the platform, and for two full days they did just that. Southern Baptist Convention President Ed Litton, Committee on …