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IN TOUCH: Visiting a trio of conventions

A tour to the Southern Baptist, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and Hispanic conventions in June blessed us in many ways.
       

Reading the Culture: The Cuban Missile Crisis, 50 years later

At the anniversary of the Cuban Missile Crisis, scholars re-emphasize that leaders need time to make the best decisions.
       

RIGHT or WRONG? Pastoral duties

What pastoral duties drain your character development? What pastoral responsibilities help you grow?
       

DOWN HOME: Andy, Mayberry & a slice of heaven


The Andy Griffith Show always felt like a love letter to small-town America, a paean to the joy of basic values, such as kindness, decency, humility and respect.

       

EDITORIAL: Workers join God in co-creation


Is Monday your best or worst day of the week? Either answer isn't good if you're trying to lead a God-centered life.

       

Mission Denton: Making Disciples

Mission DentonMy first impressions of Mission Denton were not what I had imagined. It actually turned out to be much more intensive than I had originally thought—which is great!

       

God's hand on hearts

 I have seen God's hands in every aspect of Mission Arlington.
       

Spiritual warfare

I was excited to return this summer to the ministry in East Asia that I had worked with over Christmas break.
       

Religious Expression in American Public Life: A Joint Statement


In celebration of July 4th, and with the hope that this item will be useful to religious communities and candidates during the election season, the Center for Religion and Public Affairs at Wake Forest University Divinity School has re-released this joint statement of current law on religious expression in American public life today.

       

Opened eyes

When I first received my assignment to serve in Philadelphia, I had feelings of excitement, nervousness and wonder. 
       

Beauty from the ashes

The Colorado fires have had a huge effect on the community here in Fort Collins. However, instead of tearing it apart it has brought people together. There is a sense of purpose and camaraderie, even in the face of immeasurable loss.
       

A Father's Love

I was at the pool at Give Kids the World, watching and passing out towels.
       

Learning from children at sports camp

Olivia RodriguezSports Camp only lasted four days, but it felt longer because I bonded with the girls and saw their improvement. I know God put me there because he knew I would learn from the girls more than I could teach them.

       

In love with Colorado

It's crazy how when God calls you to a country, state, city or people group, the connection is immediate.
       

Planting seeds in Washington State

Stephanie GibsonMy fellow team members Kyle and Jake were walking around the grocery store sharing a Bible verse with each person they happened to pass in the aisles.

       
 
 
 
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