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Country Church thrives in East Texas

Country Church thrives in East Texas

When Pastor Jordan Wilson reflects on all God has done in the three-and-a-half years since Tyler County Country Church began, he is in awe.

       
International BUA team serves in Arkansas

International BUA team serves in Arkansas

An international student team from Baptist University of the Américas spent spring break working in community ministries with a church in Arkansas.

       
Conroe company provides computers for Buckner Family Pathways moms

Conroe company provides computers for Buckner Family Pathways moms

Bruce Freeman often helps people put their computers back together. He uses those same skills to help vulnerable single mothers build new lives for themselves and their children.

       
Boxing champ points to victory in Jesus

Boxing champ points to victory in Jesus

As an Olympic gold medalist and two-time heavyweight boxing champion, George Foreman understands what victory means. But a near-death experience led to his greatest triumph, when he found faith in Christ, he told an audience at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor.

       
Religious discrimination fuels ‘crisis of insecurity’ in Nigeria

Religious discrimination fuels ‘crisis of insecurity’ in Nigeria

Denial of religious freedom has fueled a “crisis of insecurity” and humanitarian tragedy in Nigeria, a scholar with the 21st Century Wilberforce Initiative said.

       
Around the State: Buckner volunteers work and pray; Texas Hunger Initiative receives major grant

Around the State: Buckner volunteers work and pray; Texas Hunger Initiative receives major grant

Eighty volunteers participated in a cleanup and prayer walk at the proposed site of the new Buckner Family Hope Center at Bachman Lake in Dallas. The Texas Hunger Initiative received a $3 million grant.

       
Hearing on voucher-style education bill draws a crowd

Hearing on voucher-style bill draws a crowd

Dozens of Texans testified before the Senate Education Committee on a bill proponents hailed as school choice but which critics called a voucher scheme that would violate religious liberty and undermine public education.

       

Southern Baptist leaders stand by Moore after his apologies

Russell Moore can keep his job. But only after he apologized for criticizing Southern Baptists who supported Donald Trump for president.

       
Spring break a ‘week of transformation’ in South Texas community

Spring break a ‘week of transformation’ in South Texas community

In seven days, volunteers from around Texas changed the lives of seven families in one Rio Grande Valley community.

       
ETBU students spend spring break on mission

ETBU students spend spring break on mission

East Texas Baptist University students spent spring break demonstrating the love of Christ by serving people in the jungles of Belize, in a storm-damaged area of South Louisiana and on the beaches of South Padre Island.

       
Inmate field ministers see wide-ranging impact inside prison

Inmate field ministers see wide-ranging impact inside prison

Michael Rios understands good intentions do not necessarily keep anybody out of prison. Life change demands a strong spiritual foundation, he knows now.

       
 
 
 
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