BGCT Columns

  • The theology of church architecture

    Allow me this week to introduce you to a team of “architectural theologians.” 

  • Remember your calling

    Texas Baptist Voices / Richard Ray: I’m writing this article as I prepare to take part in a funeral service of a dear lady who went on to be with the Lord. She was fiery, loved the Lord and loved the music of Elvis Presley.

  • Congregational perspectives & accurate information

    Texas Baptist Voices / Jeff Johnson: I thought I would have a few of my congregational members introduce themselves to you this week. As you meet them, ask whether your church includes any or all of these folks as well.

  • Bivocational/small-church ministry is vital

    In our state, there are over 3,500 Texas Baptist ministers who serve in the small-church ministry.

  • God’s presence: Working for change

    In my 31-year run in children’s sermons, no matter how badly I botched my chance at communicating the gospel to the youngest church folk, these moments became the most memorable.

  • In Touch: Traveling, preaching, fellowship around Texas

    I had a great Sunday at Eastwood Baptist Church in Gatesville Feb. 2. Thanks to Pastor Matt Richard and his welcoming congregation for their hospitality.

  • Launching into the void

    Most Star Trek stories depict the adventures of humans and aliens who serve in Starfleet, the space-borne humanitarian and peacekeeping armada of the United Federation of Planets.

  • El nuevo comienzo

    Para un tiempo como este…Creo firmemente que nuestra convención esta en un momento crucial con nuevos horizontes y oportunidades para alcanzar.