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BGCT president: ‘Follow Your Leader'

Texas Baptists' Super Summer camps provide students with optimal opportunity to grow spiritually, to develop leadership skills, to meet other students from all over the state and to learn how to share their faith.

Orlando: Divine appointment at a fast-food restaurant

Orlando: Divine appointment at a fast-food restaurant

Student Missions Blog: The mission work does not end when the trip ends. ... Throughout our daily plans and schedules, God is present—anointing conversations and authoring divine appointments with perfect precision.

Brazil: Serving in spite of fear

Brazil: Serve in spite of fear

Student Missions Blog: I am called to be a missionary not because of where I am going, but because of who lives in my heart. Whether I go to a new place for a semester, or just for a week, or even if I stay where I am, I am called to make disciples.

 California: Learning lessons while picking peaches

California: Learning lessons while picking peaches

Student Missions Blog: There is a reason God is bringing the world’s most unreached people to our nation. One day, all these trees will be ripe, and the many years of laboring, looking and watering will all be worth it. 

Canada: God provides

Canada: God provides

Student Missions Blog: We recently finished our fourth week of Kids Rock Summer Camp, and I have been amazed at how God has provided in countless ways.


Letter: Exchanging Great Commission for politics

A letter this week ponders the implications of Christians' temptation to strive politically rather than influence spiritually.


Editorial: Bridging the 2016 political divide

In this election year, political tension stretches tightest between fellow Christians who seek to do God’s will in the voting booth but feel the Lord leading them in opposite directions.


What is your life?

We must learn to live life in the Lord’s will, for his will allows us to live life to the fullest.


BGCT president: 'Thus far the Lord has helped us'

God has been glorified by the new campus of Baptist University of the Américas in San Antonio.

Canada: Time flies when God is at work

Canada: Time flies when God is at work

Student Missions Blog: At soccer on Wednesday, we had so many people we had to split into three teams and play it tournament style. It’s been amazing to see it grow from the first week, and now it’s something people look forward to every week. It’s been incredible to see God move through us to build relationships with others.


Bob Roberts: The church must engage the world

This week, the Baptist Standard launches a new column, "Deep in the Hearts of Texans," profiling pastors from across the Lone Star State. The premiere interview is with Bob Roberts, pastor of Northwood Church in Keller.


In Touch: Bryan, San Antonio, survey, Bryant, children, boomers, Waco

This week, BGCT leader David Hardage shares experiences, concerns and opportunities from across the Lone Star State.

Alaska: Salmon frenzy

Alaska: Salmon frenzy

Student Missions Blog: Fishing had not been good. Standing out there with their huge dip-nets in the near-freezing water and bone-chilling wind, most people did not have a whole lot to show for all their time and energy. 


Analysis: Republicans, Democrats and their inverted culture war

Republicans and Democrats alike shed decades-old culture war expectations during their conventions this summer.


2nd Opinion: 'Created equal' and hope for girls

In the same way we need to work diligently toward chipping away at generations of racial oppression, we also need to keep working toward gender equality.


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