Why is West Texas missing from the list of nominees for Baptist General Convention of Texas trustees/directors?
By Staff, Baptist Standard
The annual meeting was a time when members of our family came together from all over Texas—and beyond—and celebrated what God is doing.
By Randel Everett, BGCT Executive Director
When we visited the kennel, the breeder brought out Topanga and all her siblings. “This one,” she said, holding up our future dog, “thinks she’s a person.”
By Marv Knox, Editor, Baptist Standard
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
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.
Thank God, the election is over. Now, I pray the politics of division died Nov. 4, 2008.
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…