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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?

DOWN HOME: Life lessons from Angry Birds

About half the time—or more, on a bad day—I’m angry at the birds. Somehow, I got started playing Angry Birds, the most popular smart-phone “app” in the universe.

EDITORIAL: Economic woes, ministry challenges

A recent Barna Group survey shows that Americans' top concern is the economy. Texas Baptists got it right with our Texas Hope 2010 emphasis, which combined spreading the gospel with feeding hungry people.

'I'll pray for your grandma'

When Mikayla, one of the kindergarten children here at Tahoe City, was picked up early from class, her friend, Ava, asked why she couldn’t play longer.Mikayla told her she had to go to Reno, because her grandmother was very ill and in the hospital.

Cartoon

“Daddy, you said the word of God is ‘living and breathing.’ Could you check under my bed?”

2nd Opinion: Technology can help or hurt church

Technology can enhance life. But failure to balance social networking with human interaction can present a stumbling block in ministry.

IN FOCUS: Living the dream or dream-maker?

God’s blessings are to be shared with people all over the world, and it is more important to be dream makers than to be living the dream ourselves.
 
 
 
 
 
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