Marv Knox signs off after almost 19 years as editor of the Baptist Standard.
07/24/2017 - By Marv Knox / Editor
If we’re going to be serious about following Jesus, that means doing everything we can—everything—to care for the weak, the poor, the vulnerable.
07/19/2017 - By Marv Knox / Editor
Texas Baptists and other people of faith must remain vigilant to combat a proposal to create a state education voucher system during the special session of the Legislature.
07/12/2017 - By Marv Knox / Editor
President Trump promised America is “going to start saying ‘Merry Christmas’ again.” So, how do you think Jesus would like for us to celebrate his birthday?
07/05/2017 - By Marv Knox / Editor
We talk about patriotism quite a bit around Independence Day. But what does being a patriot mean for a Christian in 21st century America?
06/25/2017 - By Marv Knox / Editor
If people of faith are shut out of either major political party, then voices for moral principles and transcendent values will be diminished.
06/21/2017 - By Marv Knox / Editor
A bout with cancer—especially the treatments—took a toll on Editor Marv Knox’s face. And in the scars and contortions, he sees signs of God’s grace.
06/14/2017 - By Marv Knox / Editor
What force exerts the greatest influence on your congregation and the Christians you know? Are they shaped more by the gospel of Jesus Christ or by the culture around them?
06/07/2017 - By Marv Knox / Editor
Advice Mister Rogers received from his mother many years ago is great advice for those of us living in a terror-traumatized, fractious and greedy world today.
05/31/2017 - By Marv Knox / Editor
President Donald Trump has proposed a budget, and because of the close association between his administration and evangelical Christians, God’s reputation is at stake.
05/24/2017 - By Marv Knox / Editor
Why do some mature adults walk away from church and, worse, away from faith? And what can be done about it?
05/11/2017 - By Marv Knox / Editor
When it comes to relating to undocumented residents, if Texans refuse to follow the Golden Rule, maybe the courts at least will force us to follow the U.S. Constitution.
05/10/2017 - By Marv Knox / Editor