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How God’s Father-Love Could Change Your Life

The Lord’s affection for you is in no way conditioned on your lovability. ...

10 Characteristics of Churches That Keep Young Adults

A LifeWay Research study of young adults raised in the church discovered certain characteristics can have an impact on the likelihood they drop out of church. …

The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch

The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch means springtime is here! Last year was cut short, and we missed them! We are excited to be able to return in 2021 and experience The Flower Fields with its …

The Importance of Celebrating Easter

For many years now, my favorite passage of Scripture has been Psalm 103. God frequently uses the first five verses of this chapter to reorient my heart and remind me …
Discipleship

Whenever I’m asked to comment on certain trends that show up in surveys and projects from Lifeway Research, I hesitate. Looking at data and then predicting the future can sometimes lead …

We thank God for the baptisms we’ve been able to have even during the pandemic. Our original plan was to have 8 baptisms on Thanksgiving Sunday; unfortunately 2 of the 8 baptisms were …
We are going through an unprecedented time. The COVID pandemic has caused a tremendous amount of stress in many ways, from unexpected grief and loss to financial concerns to major lifestyle changes, …
NASHVILLE (BP) – A multi-ethnic group of Southern Baptist leaders described a meeting Wednesday (Jan. 6) as productive and trust-building, saying although they did not agree on all points, they …
HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. – Noah Iacob lived for only a week two years ago. But his story is one interwoven with others’ as part of a revival taking place at Long Hollow Baptist …
Baptist Life

Pope Francis on Thursday appointed the archbishop of Newark, Cardinal Joseph Tobin, a member of the Congregation for Bishops. Pope Francis also named Cardinal Sérgio da Rocha, archbishop of São …

This isn’t my own original idea. It belongs to Saint Thomas Aquinas, who used it to argue against the claim that in heaven we’ll somehow lose our humanity. If we spend time thinking about it, the …
Do you wonder why many Catholics have grown cynical about their bishops? The Pillar news site reports that this year’s budget for the Archdiocese of Washington includes $2 million for the …
In his first speech in Iraq, Pope Francis called for an end to violence and extremism so that ordinary Iraqis can live, work, and pray in peace. Speaking to Iraqi government authorities from the hall …
The Archdiocese of Washington on Thursday said that more than $2 million allocated for the “continuing ministry activities” of emeritus archbishop Cardinal Donald Wuerl was given by donors to …