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On the Move: Morris and Stephens

Staff changes noted at churches in Aledo and Georgetown.

       
Around the State: Bounce at work in Waco

Around the State: Bounce at work in Waco

Bounce teams work in Waco. Jason Bryant named Texas Baptist western-heritage consultant. Dallas Baptist University plans Patriot Previews.

       
Journey to Galveston and Houston: Oldest black Baptist churches in Texas

Journey to Galveston and Houston: Oldest black Baptist churches in Texas

Born into slavery, Israel Sydney Campbell led the congregation that became Avenue L Missionary Baptist Church in Galveston and earned the title, "Father of Black Baptists in Texas."

       
Mission Arlington/Mission Metroplex marks 30 years of changed lives

Mission Arlington marks 30 years of changed lives

Mission Arlington/Mission Metroplex officially began on a Friday 30 years ago when hardly anyone except Tillie Burgin was available at First Baptist Church in Arlington to respond to a need.

       
Can Hillary Clinton close the God gap?

Can Hillary Clinton close the God gap in America?

Some political observers see this as an opportune time for Democrats to reclaim religious voters.

       

Obituary: W. LeRay Fowler

Obituary for W. LeRay Fowler, pastor emeritus of West University Baptist Church in Houston.

       

Texas Baptist named national WMU ministry consultant for boys

Zachariah Seanor, a graduate of Baylor University’s Truett Theological Seminary and former Texas Baptist minister to students, joined the national Woman’s Missionary Union staff as ministry consultant for Royal Ambassadors and Challengers.

       
Literacy Connexus worker honored as volunteer of the year

Literacy Connexus worker honored as volunteer of the year

Pam Moore never expected statewide recognition for her work as a literacy ministry volunteer. Until a few years ago, she never gave literacy much thought.

       
Tim LaHaye, Religious Right leader and ‘Left Behind’ co-author, dead at 90

Tim LaHaye, Religious Right leader and ‘Left Behind’ author, dead at 90

Tim LaHaye, the evangelical minister known for both his conservative politics and the best-selling Left Behind series of novels, died July 25 at age 90, after recently suffering a stroke.

       
Former foster kid awarded $90K scholarship

Former foster kid awarded $90K scholarship

Recent high school graduate and Buckner Aftercare alum Tenneil Wallace has plenty of reasons to smile. She recently received a $90,000 scholarship through a program that benefits young adults formerly in foster care.

       
Baptist Joint Committee joins Nevada brief opposing school vouchers

Baptist Joint Committee joins Nevada brief opposing school vouchers

Funneling taxpayer funds to religious schools through a voucher program compromises religious liberty, according to a legal brief filed at the Nevada Supreme Court and joined by the Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty.

       
 
 

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