In our fast food culture, we expect spiritual growth to be waiting for us at the drive-up window. What is spiritual growth really like?
By Zac Harrel
Rev. Dr. Michael Evans Sr., pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church in Mansfield and president of the Baptist General Convention of Texas, reflects on Juneteenth. How do you celebrate this important day?
By Rev. Dr. Michael Evans Sr.
Texas Baptists have a long history of preparing ministers and missionaries for work all over the world. David Hardage, executive director of the BGCT, tells of work being done by a Texas Baptist in Santa Fe, N.M.
By David Hardage / Texas Baptists
“Local church autonomy” is an oft-repeated phrase these days as Baptists respond to sexual abuse, sexuality and women in leadership. How does autonomy relate to Baptists working together?
By Joshua Sharp
When Baptists groups exclude Baptist churches, might there be another way? A church member suggests one.
By Adam Jones
In a country where most people say they pray, why do you pray? What do you hope to get from praying?
By Benjamin Karner
For those who care for a loved one with Alzheimer’s, there are many hard questions, like: “Just how much will they forget, and when?” At least one thing won’t be forgotten.
By Scott Jones
We have allowed secondary and contested issues to be conflated with primary and foundational issues. We have lost the ability to think clearly and well. Maybe more importantly, we have lost the ability to listen.
She came face-to-face with the responsibility of free speech while on a dinner date. How are you using your freedom to speak?
By Rachel Jones
Independence Baptist Church holds a special place at the origin of Texas Baptist life. 180 years on, their legacy continues. What about your legacy?
Jaclyn Bonner shares practical and powerful ways churches can support adoptive and foster families.
By Jaclyn Bonner
Benjamin Karner, the senior pastor of First Baptist Church in Laredo, considers how suffering makes us stronger and running from it makes us weaker.