How do the ministry of the church and social work go hand in hand? Julianna Marraccino describes four areas for churches and social workers to join forces.
By Julianna Marraccino
Are you anxious about your church re-opening? Your pastor may be stressed about it. Ryan Jespersen offers ways to reduce stress for you and your pastor.
By Ryan Jespersen
John Glover, associate pastor of Field Street Baptist Church in Cleburne, shares his background and thoughts on ministry in the church.
By Staff / Baptist Standard
Rafael Murillo explains how churches are like prickly pear cactus … in a good way. Rafael Murillo explica cómo las iglesias son como cactus … y es bueno.
By Rafael Murillo
A Baptist Standard reader responds to Editor Eric Black’s editorial regarding trust and information about the coronavirus and COVID-19.
Jim Denison draws a comparison between the coronavirus and racism, both of which are infectious, damaging to the point of being lethal and call for a cure.
By Jim Denison / Denison Forum
In response to the killing of Ahmaud Arbery, Trent Richardson poses direct questions to Baptist Standard readers about the worth of a black man.
By Trent Richardson
In past pandemics, the ancient church rose to the challenge by caring for people. The church can and needs to rise to the challenge again.
By Matt Cook / Center for Healthy Churches
Albert Reyes, CEO of Buckner International, calls Christians to continue to be community for the most vulnerable, keeping our eyes and ears open for their needs.
By Albert Reyes / Buckner International
What do bike riding, a gym workout, pain and 1 Corinthians have to do with each other? Dr. Lisa Rainey explains some lessons she is learning.
By Lisa M. Rainey, Ph.D.
In a follow-up to his previous article on universalism, the idea that all are saved, Joshua Sharp addresses the question, “How do I know I truly am saved?”
By Joshua Sharp
A healthcare worker from a family of healthcare workers speaks to the children whose parents are caring for COVID-19 patients.
By Kira Sienes Corona