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Editorial: Christians must stand together to feed the children

Editorial: Christians must stand together to feed the children

Now is the time for all people who care about children to place a priority on securing the health and well-being of American kids who are most at risk of hunger and malnutrition.

       
Editorial: Can we make people get up and dance?

Editorial: Can we make people get up and dance?

Whether or not they endorse real dancing, Baptist churches could learn a lesson from Kip Tindell, chairman and CEO of the Coppell-based Container Store, and what he calls “the customer dance.”

       
Editorial: I am Charlie, I am Jewish, I am …

Editorial: I am Charlie, I am Jewish, I am …

Baptists, of all people, are qualified—and should be motivated—to speak words of peace, reconciliation and encouragement to the religious divisions plaguing our world.

       
Editorial: A Lone Star mission field—for other Baptists

Editorial: A Lone Star mission field—for other Baptists

Turn-about apparently is fair play. Even in missions. “Vision Texas” is drawing church starters from the Midwest down to Texas.

       
Editorial: ‘Risk something big for something good’

Editorial: ‘Risk something big for something good’

Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett is allowing his team to take risks. Christians, of all people, ought to be able to understand why.

       
Editorial: In the New Year, remember: The kingdom of heaven is at hand

Editorial: In the New Year, remember: The kingdom of heaven is at hand

Hope puts its full weight down on God. It’s not wishing for desired outcomes. Hope is trusting God in all outcomes.

       
with God all things are possible

Editorial: As people of faith, expect more in 2015

Many are feeling beaten down, worn out and disappointed by 2014.  But in the coming year, let’s expect more of God, ourselves and others.

       
Editorial: Will the Christ be stolen from you this Christmas?

Editorial: Will the Christ be stolen from you this Christmas?

America is experiencing a rash of burglaries from nativity scenes. But the real danger during Christmas is being robbed of joy.

       
Editorial: Waiting, waiting, waiting on Christmas

Editorial: Waiting, waiting, waiting on Christmas

This year—at least as much, maybe more, than most years—we’re ready to turn our hearts toward Bethlehem. 

       
Editorial: Marry church and covenant; divorce church and state

Editorial: Marry church and covenant; divorce church and state

Three Texas pastors stand on the leading edge of a major cultural shift. And the movement could enable both conservative and liberal churches to emphasize the vitality and importance of marriage.

       
People gather to march in Ferguson, Mo.

Editorial: We’ve got a lot of race work to do in America

No matter what we think about a grand jury’s decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown, can we acknowledge attitudes about race divide our nation?

       
Editorial: The perfect time to combat world hunger

Editorial: The perfect time to combat world hunger

This year, thanks to a delightfully divine calendar collusion, Thanksgiving is followed by a fifth-Sunday collection for the Texas Baptist Hunger Offering.

       
Editorial: Texas should not put mentally ill man to death

Editorial: Texas should not put mentally ill man to death

A bunch of out-of-staters are trying to tell Texas what to do. We should listen to them.

       
Editorial: ‘Under side’ ministry may redeem Christianity’s reputation

Editorial: ‘Under side’ ministry may redeem Christianity’s reputation

A grizzled culture warrior delivered the message that American culture has turned upside down. What an ironically invigorating development.

       
Editorial: Changing world, unchanging goal—report the truth

Editorial: Changing world, unchanging goal—report the truth

Ben Bradlee was right: We can’t envision a world, a democracy or Baptists without a free press.

       
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