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TBM volunteers provide pure water and disaster relief globally

TBM volunteers provide pure water and disaster relief globally

Texas Baptist Men heard reports on far-flung water-purification and well-drilling projects and widespread involvement in disaster relief during their board of directors meeting and at the TBM annual convention in Dallas.

       
Nominations for committees and boards presented to BGCT annual meeting

Nominations for committees and boards presented to BGCT annual meeting in Waco

Nominations to be considered by messengers to the 2016 BGCT annual meeting, Nov. 13-15, in Waco, are presented by the Committee on Committees, Committee to Nominate Executive Board Directors and the Committee on Nominations for Boards of Affiliated Ministries.

       
Payday lenders need incentives to ‘do the right thing,’ Baylor grad says

Payday lenders need incentives to ‘do the right thing,’ Baylor grad says

Texas needs comprehensive payday lending reform that creates market incentives for lenders to “do the right thing,” a recent Baylor University graduate concluded in her senior thesis.

       
Archaeologists pinpoint site where Romans breached Jerusalem walls

Archaeologists pinpoint site where Romans breached Jerusalem walls

Archaeologists discover the site where the Roman army breached the outer walls of ancient Jerusalem before capturing the city and destroying the Second Jewish Temple nearly 2,000 years ago.

       
Veteran missionary Alma Rohm dies at 90

Veteran missionary Alma Rohm dies at 90

Alma Hazel Rohm, who served more than five decades as a Baptist missionary in Africa, died Oct. 17 in Nigeria. She was 90 years old.

       
Chickens transformed life of family in Thailand, thanks to hunger offering

Chickens transformed life of family in Thailand, thanks to hunger offering

A chicken-farming project in Thailand supported by the Texas Baptist Hunger Offering enabled a 49-year-old day laborer to provide additional food and income for his family.

       
Trustees, directors and committee members nominated for BGCT consideration

Trustees, directors and committee members nominated for consideration at BGCT annual meeting

Nominations to be considered by messengers to the 2016 BGCT annual meeting, Nov. 13-15, in Waco, are presented by the Committee on Committees, Committee to Nominate Executive Board Directors and the Committee on Nominations for Boards of Affiliated Ministries.

       
TBM volunteers continue disaster relief in wake of Hurricane Matthew

TBM volunteers continue disaster relief in wake of Hurricane Matthew

Texas Baptist Men continues to provide personnel and equipment to support a multi-state disaster relief response in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew.

       
Public education a moral duty, Baptist minister tells House committee

Public education a moral duty, Baptist minister tells House committee

Texas has a moral obligation to educate all its children and a constitutional duty to direct tax funds to public education, not divert public money to private alternatives, a Baptist minister told the House Committee on Public Education.

       
Around the State: UMHB and ETBU students serve; Baylor awards alumni

Around the State: UMHB and ETBU students serve; Baylor awards alumni

University of Mary Hardin-Baylor students work at Belton-area nonprofit agencies during a Reaching Out service event. East Texas Baptist University students spend fall break helping flood victims in Baton Rouge, La.

       
BWA accepts nominations for human rights award

BWA accepts nominations for human rights award

The Baptist World Alliance is accepting nominations for the 2017 Denton and Janice Lotz Human Rights Award through Dec.16.

       
 
 
 
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