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Most pastors are struggling with the regathering process because we are clearly in a time where strategic wisdom is required. First of all, I personally believe the enemy of the church is trying to … more

With a worsening pandemic, California bans singing in places of worship

(CNN)While you can still attend in-person church services in California, you can't sing. The state, to curb a rapidly worsening pandemic, has temporarily banned singing and chanting in … more

50th Anniversary of Lifeway Baptist Church, Vista

Sunday, June 21, 2020 will mark the 50th anniversary of the founding of Lifeway Baptist Church in Vista.  Plans for special services and events to commemorate Lifeway Church’s historic … more

‘Class of 2019’ church plants turn challenges into ministry opportunities

OAKLAND, Calif. (NAMB) — Church planting missionaries expect obstacles when launching new ministries in parts of North America that need gospel-proclaiming churches. For the “class of … more

In Times of Crisis, Pray and Help One Another

When times are difficult, never forget to say a prayer for ALL our men and women in uniform, their families, and our beloved veterans. Each earnest prayer said for those in need helps the downcast … more

Interim Guidance for Communities of Faith

CDC offers the following general considerations to help communities of faith discern how best to practice their beliefs while keeping their staff and congregations safe.  Millions of Americans … more

San Diego To Reopen Neighborhood Parks For Limited Use

Neighborhood parks in San Diego are set to partially reopen on Tuesday, a month after the coronavirus pandemic forced their closure. Mayor Kevin … more

CSBC Baptism Sunday

FRESNO (CSBC) — May 31 — “Pentecost Sunday” — has been designated as Baptism Sunday for California Southern Baptist Convention. Churches are encouraged to baptize … more

Harold Brown is this year's El Cajon Citizen of the Year!

Each year El Cajon's civic, service, and fraternal organizations select the El Cajon "Citizen of the Year" from the many people in El Cajon who contribute to El Cajon through years of volunteer civic … more

Breaking Barriers Video

OverComing 8 Common Barriers to Church Renewal Most churches encounter barriers in one of these Eight Common Areas at some point in their story: Prayer, Preaching, Evangelism, Discipleship, … more

Encanto Community Health and Resource Fair

The annual Encanto Community Health & Resource Fair sponsored by Encanto Southern Baptist Church at 6020 Akins Ave., San Diego, Ca. was held on Saturday, October 26, 2019. This Out Reach event … more

9 Dynamic Ways to Widen your Church’s Front Door

Would you like to have more newcomers to your church each weekend? Yes, please. As you develop your outreach strategy,  consider including a plan for equipping your church … more

Evangelism Workshop Videos

Joel Southerland Joel Southerland became Lead Pastor of Peavine Baptist Church in December, 2016. He serves in a dual role and is also the Executive Director of Evangelism for … more
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