Our founders launched the Baptist News, predecessor to the Baptist Standard, on December 6, 1888. They intended to unify Baptists across Texas so they could accomplish far more together than they ever could do as individual churches.
A new online volunteer map by the SBC's North American Mission Board is designed to help meet needs in areas where the majority of churches are small and pastored by bivocational leaders.
Two Port Arthur churches that split 75 years ago soon will share a common facility.
Christmas has been and will continue to be co-opted by secular society. And with good reason, if you think about it.
When a recent evangelistic crusade at First Baptist Church in Stephenville approached its scheduled conclusion, church leaders had no desire to let the calendar overrule what they saw as “a mighty work of the Holy Spirit.”
A week after agreeing to decide whether mandated contraception coverage in the Affordable Care Act is constitutional, the U.S. Supreme Court turned down a broader challenge raised by Liberty University.
Baptists of different stripes can multiply their influence and foster reconciliation through advocacy in the public square, the former public policy director for the Texas Baptist Christian Life Commission told the recent New Baptist Covenant Summit in Atlanta.
Carly Pickens of Champions of Hope in Dallas finds joy in seeing at-risk children and teenagers in her low-income neighborhood respond to loving Christian mentors.
A chance remark led to a 50-year reunion of the youth group from First Baptist Church in Clovis, N.M.
Baptist churches across South Central Texas joined to provide 128,000 meals for hungry children in Haiti.
For decades, West Dallas residents have known when they need a helping hand, they can count on Brother Bill.