Savannah: A new spiritual high

Several nights ago, five of the missionaries—including me—joined in a special prayer time in which we all prayed out loud at the same time.

Go Now Missions

South Asia: The light of Jesus is spreading

One of the girls is ready to leave and begin her life away from Restoration House. The director found a job for her in the city. Pray that she will be strong.

2nd Opinion

2nd Opinion: The trout and the jay

The story of the trout and the jay can tell us a lot about what it means to be a church member.

In Touch

In Touch: Family Gathering a success

The Family Gathering, held in San Antonio at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, was a wonderful experience for all who were able to attend.

Right or Wrong?

Right or Wrong? Interfaith dialogue

Some people claim world religions essentially agree on moral perspectives. Is that true? And if so, why can’t we find common ground rather than argue as adversaries?

Down Home

Down Home: Click 'reply' for solutions

Before we get to know people, do we insist we have the solution to all their problems?


Editorial: Receiving truth from ‘others’

One of the great challenges of following Jesus involves learning from estranged Christians and—gasp!—unbelievers. Most Christians believe we possess divine truth. So, we’re naturally disinclined to receive truth from “others.”

Students South Asia

South Asia: Light breaks through darkness

When we arrived, we found out four girls were very sick, and the supervisor suggested some of the girls were being attacked spiritually.

South Asia

South Asia: Divine appointments

This summer, I have been praying for divine appointments in South Asia. Honestly, my heart hurts deeply for this place. 

British Columbia

British Columbia: God’s timing

We spent all morning setting up for our community-wide block party with help from the 300-member Prestonwood Baptist Church youth choir. 

South Asia human trafficking

South Asia: Rescue and restoration

Students On Mission Blog: The organization we are working with here in South Asia focuses on rescuing girls from human trafficking before they cross an international border.

Texas Baptist Forum

Letters: SBC flip-flopped on abortion

(UPDATED) Why has the SBC flip-flopped on abortion?

Kingdom Gathering

Commentary: It was a kingdom gathering

It was kind of surreal to see Texas Baptists’ different cultures and languages together as one—mixing, mingling, conversing. It felt right.

Childhood mortality

Right or Wrong? Childhood mortality rates

I heard someone say our sensitivity to global childhood mortality reflects our Christian character. What does that mean?

Parable of the tools

2nd Opinion: Parable of the tools

Some years ago, R.T. Moore penned an interesting parable based on the words of the Apostle Paul in 1 Corinthians 3:9. It seems the Carpenter’s tools had a conference.

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