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Guest Editorial: 10 reasons to ignore all those governors

Guest Editorial: 10 reasons to ignore all those governors

Fear-mongering may lead to more votes, but fear itself leads to bad policy. These responses simply are an irrational reaction to the repulsion we all felt for the terrorist attacks in Paris. We are called to “be not afraid.”

       
Student Missions Blog

Wales: When “enough” isn’t enough

Student Missions Blog: The word “enough” has been on my mind recently. It’s a burdening word here in Wales. People are plagued with an endless pursuit of this foreign, elusive goal.

       
Student Missions Blog

Rio Grande Valley: God’s word never returns void

Student Missions Blog: The Baptist Student Ministry at the University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley held its fall retreat at South Padre Island. It provided students a weekend to get away from school and enjoy fellowship.

       
Letters: Texas needs a healthy BGCT

Letters: Texas needs a healthy BGCT

Updated: Regarding your editorial about the future of the BGCT:  Well said, my friend.

       
Texas Baptist Voices

Richard Ray: Bivocational pastors deserve to be called ‘fishermen’

I can see why Jesus called fisherman to follow him. Jesus needed hard workers who could multitask and get the job done.

       
Texas Baptist Voices

Kathy Hillman: Will you, please?

The 130th annual meeting of the Baptist General Convention of Texas is history—but not its deep roots and living legacy.

       
Editorial: The BGCT's greatest challenge—adversity or apathy?

Editorial: The BGCT's greatest challenge—adversity or apathy?

 Which presents the greatest threat to the Baptist General Convention of Texas—adversity created by the competing convention or apathy within our own ranks?

       
Student Missions Blog

Tarleton State: Burned by the church

Student Missions Blog: During our weekly evangelism training on the Tarleton State University campus, my fellow intern, Megg, and I encountered a student named Chris. This particular day, we were using Soularium cards to initiate spiritual conversation.

       
Letters: Cite evidence for gun-control effectiveness

Letters: Cite evidence for gun-control effectiveness

So us Second Amendment advocates are “merchants of death.”

       
Texas Baptist Voices

Kathy Hillman: With thanks and prayers

As the term ends, I’ll add a new Texas charm to my prayer bracelet as a reminder to pray for the many ways Texas Baptists live the Great Commandment and the Great Commission every day.

       
2nd Opinion: Vision is a memorable movement of God

2nd Opinion: Vision is a memorable movement of God

How do you define vision? If you cannot define it, you may not know what it is when you have it.

       
Guest editorial: Rescue me from my church budget

Guest editorial: Rescue me from my church budget

Let me suggest a different approach to the church budgeting process - one that can increase vision, disciple church members and set your church free from the bondage that sometimes accompanies money.

       

Right or Wrong? Holacracy and Baptist church polity

Lately, I’ve been hearing about a new form of organization, holacracy, which seems more adaptable to Baptist principles, such as the priesthood of all believers and church autonomy. What do you think?

       
 
 

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