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A Time to Dance

 The first night of my two-month stay here in Venezuela, I was introduced to an unconventional mode of evangelism that is effectively reaching Venezuelan youth—a breakdancing team called Yeshua.

Different way of thinking

Colorado has a completely different atmosphere than Texas—and I’m not just talking about the cooler weather. 

To all the world—in Fort Worth

CampbellShedding my shoes at the door I enter the small, simple room greeted by a wide, toothy grin. “Welcome,” says the elderly Iraqi man, proudly using one of about 10 English words now in his vocabulary.

Just One

Just one. Those two words have been in the back, and sometimes at the forefront, of all my thoughts since I have been in Fort Collins, Colo.

For the sake of the cause

Before my team went to orientation in Harrisburg, we stopped at Gettysburg to see the site of one of the most important battles fought in the United States. 

Sounds like heaven

Our mission team moved to a town where a Brazilian church offers three church services—in Spanish, English and Portuguese.

RIGHT or WRONG? Moral decay

Almost every week, another new study seems to document the decline of congregational life in America. I think the decline can all be traced to moral decay. What do you think?

IN FOCUS: Acts 1:8 offers a 21st century model

We are only Acts 1:8 people when we are filled with the Holy Spirit, and the whole church proclaims the hope of Christ.

Cartoon

In a fit of impatient rage, architect Johnson unknowingly sparks an idea in the mid of the developer.

2nd Opinion: Rebranding American religions

James Rudin of the American Jewish Committee imagines what high-powered Madison Avenue PR gurus would recommend for America's faith communities.

Texas Baptist Forum

I believe Laura Bush has an ongoing relationship with the Lord, and her faith, like my own, has matured over time.

Quotes in the News

“The redemption of that which seemed most unredeemable from our human perspective—that is precisely the business of the gospel we are in, is it not? And the gospel applies to our wrenched marriages as much as it does to our souls.” -- Glenn Stanton

DOWN HOME: What we’ll think as we walk the aisle

The other night, Jo and I got to talking about our “Molly memories,” before we escort our daughter down the aisle this week to marry her waiting-and-excited beau.
 
 
 
 
 
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