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It is shameful our country is failing to reduce significantly the increasing numbers of people living in poverty.
       

Right or Wrong: Women pastors

I am a woman who heard God’s call to pastoral ministry. But I’m hesitant about following that call and attending seminary, because so many Baptists oppose women pastors. I’m not interested in changing denominations. What do you suggest?
       

Reading the Culture: ‘The way we’re working isn’t working’

Tony Schwartz, founder and president of The Energy Project, wants to help people and organizations “harness the science of high performance to fuel energy, engagement, focus and productivity.”
       

IN FOCUS: It’s our turn to share Christ’s love

Texas Baptists have found a way to share Christ’s love throughout the decades. Now it is our turn. How will we be God’s faithful witnesses?
       

2nd Opinion: ‘Why am I a Baptist? Because ...’

In this denomination, I have the freedom to listen to every voice with the Bible, the Holy Spirit and conscience as my guides.
       

Quotes in the News

“Dude, you have no Quran.” --Jacob Isom
       

DOWN HOME: Mother, Barney & Sunday morning

When I was a kid, almost every Lord’s Day morning, Mother woke me up and/or serenaded me at breakfast by singing Happy Sunday Morning. That song used to bug the snot out of me.
       

EDITORIAL: Principles color our Baptist mosaic

This fall, a group of historians--The Baptist Classics Seminar-- painted a fascinating, poignant and accurate mosaic of Baptists.
       

2nd Opinion: How about an extreme makeover?

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to receive an extreme makeover of your life?
       

In Focus: Hope 1:8 strategies for universities

University campuses are tremendous opportunities for Texas Baptists to implement Acts 1:8 strategies for sharing the hope of Christ with the world.
       

Texas Baptist Forum

It seems intolerance has the upper hand right now. How sad.
       

Quotes in the News

“Somehow we’re caught in an inescapable network of mutuality tied in a single garment of destiny..." --Martin Luther King Jr.
       

RIGHT or WRONG? Limited resources

What happens anywhere on the planet can affect the whole world, and resources are limited. So, we all need to help. But what can an American Christian do to improve the situation?
       
 
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