Quotes in the News

“Dude, you have no Quran.” --Jacob Isom

DOWN HOME: Mother, Barney & Sunday morning

When I was a kid, almost every Lord’s Day morning, Mother woke me up and/or serenaded me at breakfast by singing Happy Sunday Morning. That song used to bug the snot out of me.

2nd Opinion: How about an extreme makeover?

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to receive an extreme makeover of your life?

In Focus: Hope 1:8 strategies for universities

University campuses are tremendous opportunities for Texas Baptists to implement Acts 1:8 strategies for sharing the hope of Christ with the world.

Quotes in the News

“Somehow we’re caught in an inescapable network of mutuality tied in a single garment of destiny..." --Martin Luther King Jr.

RIGHT or WRONG? Limited resources

What happens anywhere on the planet can affect the whole world, and resources are limited. So, we all need to help. But what can an American Christian do to improve the situation?

DOWN HOME: Life lessons from Angry Birds

About half the time—or more, on a bad day—I’m angry at the birds. Somehow, I got started playing Angry Birds, the most popular smart-phone “app” in the universe.


“Daddy, you said the word of God is ‘living and breathing.’ Could you check under my bed?”

2nd Opinion: Technology can help or hurt church

Technology can enhance life. But failure to balance social networking with human interaction can present a stumbling block in ministry.

IN FOCUS: Living the dream or dream-maker?

God’s blessings are to be shared with people all over the world, and it is more important to be dream makers than to be living the dream ourselves.

Quotes in the News

“Self-sufficiency is spiritual suicide." --Jim Denison

Reading the Culture: China, America and the gospel

There is a remarkable window of opportunity for Christian expansion in China today. Some missiologists believe there are 100,000 conversions there every day.

RIGHT or WRONG? Oil-spill outrage

As crude oil began to gush into the Gulf of Mexico, everyone seemed to focus more on finger-pointing than on taking responsibility and finding solutions to the disaster. Where can a citizen lodge a legal complaint that would bring damage-control to bear upon a situation like this?

DOWN HOME: 60 seconds that changed my life

Running has kept me healthy. Many times, it’s kept me sane. It all started at a defining moment in seventh grade.

Quotes in the News

“Demons aren’t lazy. Christians are.” --Pastor Donald Crosby
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