Stagnant. Boring. Aimless. Tired. Tepid. What do these words describe? You? Your minister? Your church? Your Sunday School class? Your career? All too often, I hear ministers and parishioners alike using such words to describe all of the above.
By Bill Wilson
Being made to care for things that we did not voluntarily give to invites us to see the value of a need independent of whether we care about that need.
By Myles Werntz
The fruit of progressive holiness shows the work of the Holy Spirit in our lives, and, without this fruit, we should examine our hearts.
By Zac Harrel
Why does God get in our way and frustrate our best-laid plans with all this confusing and inconvenient morality?
By Jack Wyman
Jim Turnbo, associational missionary for the Bowie Baptist Association in Texarkana, shares his background and thoughts on church and ministry.
By Staff / Baptist Standard
Paige Patterson, president of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, issued an apology for his statements about spousal abuse, but many believe that’s not enough.
By Jonathan Merritt / Religion News Service
By moving its embassy to Jerusalem, is America fulfilling biblical prophecy?
By John Fea / Religion News Service
A reader responds to the United States’ recent move of its embassy to Jerusalem.
Bryan Houser, missions coordinator of the Amarillo Area Baptist Association, shares his background and thoughts on church and ministry
Is Baylor’s list of effective preachers broad enough?
By Maggi Dawn / Religion News Service
When the size of a church building turns from an asset to a liability that could cause the church’s demise, what should a church do?
By Jim Kitchens / Center for Healthy Churches
Jacob Lupfer hopes the Trump presidency’s new White House Faith and Opportunity Initiative is a success, but stresses implementation will be key.
By Jacob Lupfer / Religion News Service