I wonder whether we’ve done the hard work of discerning what true friendship means.
By Beth Newman, Baptist Theological Seminary at Richm
Does a fired church staff member have legal recourse?
By Cynthia Holmes, Attorney
"We kept the faith."–Walter Fauntroy
By Staff, Baptist Standard
May the Lord guide and protect the Obama family and bless this country.
Even though we continue to have significant political differences as a country, we all should be grateful for this momentous milestone.
By Randel Everett, BGCT Executive Director
Thank God, the election is over. Now, I pray the politics of division died Nov. 4, 2008.
By Marv Knox, Editor, Baptist Standard
Contemplating coffee, donuts and the Seven Deadly Sins.
Nov. 5, 2008, was the most improbable day of my 34-year-old life. The unlikely elevation of an African American to the presidency is just the latest episode in what the president-elect himself has called "the unlikely story that is America."
By Robert Marus
Congratulations on winning the 2008 election. Although I don’t know your name as I write this letter, please keep at least three things in mind…
God is not a Republican, nor a Democrat. In fact, God is the consummate independent.
By Tony Evans, Pastor, Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship
A little graceful clarification can be helpful in avoiding conflict between a pastor and his congregation.
By Stacy Conner, pastor, First Baptist Church, Mulesh
“We weren’t trying to pick a fight. We just did a story on a … trend in a lot of churches.”–Teresa Hairston
By Staff, Baptist STandard