As we wade into the often-treacherous, stressful, anxiety-producing waters of this holiday season, may our love toward one another answer any question of who we are and whose we are.
11/29/2016 - By Jason Dunton
It’s time to put others before ourselves. … We who call ourselves followers of Jesus must do like Jesus and serve one another.
11/29/2016 - By Eric Black
Veteran pastor Kyle Childress offers 10 commandments for living a faithful Christian life across the span of your life.
11/21/2016 - By Kyle Childress
God’s kingdom is now—and will certainly be in its fullness—comprised of a rich diversity of believers and traditions. If our Christian faith fails to embody this, then whose cause are we advancing?
11/21/2016 - By Trevor Brown
“A Declaration in Support of Multi-Ethnic Churches and Racial Healing” calls upon churches to transcend barriers that so easily divide Christians.
11/21/2016 - By Steve Bezner
In this fractious time, healing begins at the communion table and in communion around tables in the fellowship hall.
11/17/2016 - By Ellen Di Giosia
I am here to proclaim without doubt the primary sexual sin of our time is assault. Assault is absolutely contrary to all our Christian values.
11/16/2016 - By Kyndall Rae Rothaus
The Baptist General Convention of Texas’ debate over convention membership based upon churches’ response to LGBT relationships revealed generational and gender divides that may spell the end of the state convention.
11/16/2016 - By Eric Black
If Texas Baptists continue to be a confessional people, we must consider the ramifications of the lines we draw for partnership, affiliation and fellowship. Now is an important time to consider what it means to be a Baptist.
11/12/2016 - By Meredith Stone
When creedalism demands conformity, who says where the lines are drawn? Will conventions define faith for local churches? Or will congregations of faithful Christians cooperate together, trusting that Christ is the Lord of life and death?
11/11/2016 - By Garrett Vickrey
Whether we believe government is evil, neutral or a force for good, maybe being “wise as serpents” means using it to empty ourselves of our savior complex, so that we can practice the radical hospitality Jesus calls us to.
11/09/2016 - By Craig Nash
What we say and how we say it matters. Jesus tells us, “Out of the overflow of the heart, the mouth speaks.” What do your words and the way in which you say those words say about the state of your heart?
11/09/2016 - By Zac Harrel