Increasingly stringent public health guidelines regarding the COVID-19 outbreak not only forced Texas Baptist churches to make rapid adjustments to worship, but also to think creatively about how to minister in the weeks ahead.
By Ken Camp / Managing Editor
Texas Baptist Men has placed all of its disaster relief volunteers and mobile kitchens on alert in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic sweeping the globe.
By John Hall / Texas Baptist Men
Family members of a longtime president of Simmons College asked Hardin-Simmons University to remove their family’s name from its buildings and to allow the remains of J.D. “Prexy” Sandefer to be relocated from the campus to “a more suitable resting place.”
Construction sounds filled the air March 12 and 13 at 11 work sites in Waco as Bounce Student Disaster Recovery volunteers worked on home repairs.
By Eric Black / Editor
Several Texas Baptist universities extended spring break by one week—at least for students in on-campus classes—due to the COVID-19 pandemic and announced plans to provide online-only classes.
With “Steppin’ Out in Faith” as their theme, members of Unión Femenil Misionera of Texas met in Lubbock to celebrate God’s blessings and hear reports on new initiatives that demand continued faith—including the launch of Unión Femenil Misionera de las Américas.
By Isa Torres / Hispanic Beat Reporter
When faced with obstacles, Alicia Zorzoli challenged Hispanic Baptist women to take a “leap of faith.”
A longstanding marriage and family enrichment initiative for ministers and spouses in Juarez, Mexico, expanded its reach with a recent event in the Rio Grande Valley.
Over the course of a century, Stewart Morris has made his mark—as a U.S. Navy officer in World War II, longtime president and co-chief executive officer of Stewart Title and one of the founders of Houston Baptist University.
Evangelist Samuel Otero challenged Hispanic Texas Baptists to leave their comfort zones and share the gospel with people who need to hear it.
By Bonnie Shaw / Texas Baptist Communications
A fire hours after Sunday services on March 8 damaged the sanctuary at First Baptist Church in Texarkana and destroyed the television control room and several offices.
By Diana Chandler / Baptist Press
Think of interfaith cooperation in the United States like a potluck dinner that benefits from diverse recipes, not a melting pot where distinctiveness is lost, Eboo Patel said in lectures hosted by the Baptist House of Studies at SMU.