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Kathy Hillman: Are we there yet?

Kathy Hillman: Are we there yet?

We often just want to get to our destination. But Jesus knew the importance of the journey.

       
Right or Wrong? Pragmatic hiring of women pastors

Right or Wrong? Pragmatic hiring of women pastors

If a pastorate is vacant and no males are viable candidates, then women are considered. Is pragmatism an ethical-enough motive for hiring women pastors?

       
People gather to march in Ferguson, Mo.

Editorial: We’ve got a lot of race work to do in America

No matter what we think about a grand jury’s decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown, can we acknowledge attitudes about race divide our nation?

       
Letters: Religion, multiple wives & truth

Letters: Religion, multiple wives & truth

(Updated) We must not forget that the Mormon Church started out as a cult where some “special” men could have more than one wife.

       
Student Missions Blog

California: Prayer bridges distance

Student Missions Blog: What do you do when a loved one at home needs you, and you are far away? What do you do when someone needs comfort and you can’t physically be there?

       
Dallas: Just because it’s good doesn’t mean it’s right

Dallas: Just because it’s good doesn’t mean it’s right

Student Missions Blog: This is semester has been all about learning what it means to be a leader of a Baptist Student Ministry, particularly a BSM at a junior college, specifically Mountain View College in Dallas.

       
HPU: Find the joy in the chaos

HPU: Find the joy in the chaos

Student Missions Blog: This is the time of the semester that gets really hard for our students. It is a time of final projects and the impending doom of upcoming exams.

       
Texas Baptist Voices

In Touch: Journeys leading to the annual meeting

I attended groundbreaking ceremonies for the Baptist Student Ministries building at the University of North Texas in Denton.

       
Texas Baptist Voices

Kathy Hilllman: Chosen, loved, adopted—forever!

This Thanksgiving, our family will sit down with four chairs permanently added to the table. Our daughter Holly and her husband, Kevin, adopted Gilbert Marshall, Gabriel Michael, Talia Kate and Geoffrey Mitchell on National Adoption Day.

       
Down Home: Lessons learned from an abrupt stop in the street

Down Home: Lessons learned from an abrupt stop in the street

A wrong turn and my split-second stupidity transformed an otherwise lovely evening.

       
Editorial: The perfect time to combat world hunger

Editorial: The perfect time to combat world hunger

This year, thanks to a delightfully divine calendar collusion, Thanksgiving is followed by a fifth-Sunday collection for the Texas Baptist Hunger Offering.

       
West Africa: No real sacrifice

West Africa: No real sacrifice

Student Missions Blog: Many people have misconceptions of what overseas missionary life is like. They think every day is an adventure and that because you live in a foreign country, you are always living on the edge.

       
Student Missions Blog

Houston: Creating a safe place for questions and answers

Student Missions Blog: My favorite memory from the past month was our Scripture debate.

       
 
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