Texas Baptist Men volunteers wrapped up disaster relief work in Erath County after completing 143 chainsaw jobs following an ice storm. Baptist World Alliance General Secretary Elijah Brown will speak at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor.
By Staff / Baptist Standard
Texas has become a national leader in school breakfast participation, moving up to 10th in the state rankings, thanks in part to the passage in 2013 of Texas Senate Bill 376—the “Universal Breakfast Bill.”
By Kasey Ashenfelter / Texas Hunger Initiative
Poker houses that charge a fee violate gambling provisions in the Texas Penal Code, a statewide anti-gambling organization argues in a brief submitted to the state attorney general’s office.
By Ken Camp / Managing Editor
Spiritual Renewal Week at East Texas Baptist University featured a variety of events. First Baptist Church in Plano announced plans to relocate from its downtown location.
Pastoral change noted for a church in San Angelo.
Shawn Findley was working through a day like any other day at a local fabrication shop. That stopped as quickly as the punch press machine that mangled his hand.
By John Hall / Buckner International
The collision on U.S. Route 77 happened so quickly, few initially understood its impact. But that car wreck 30 years ago caused reverberations changing lives for decades to come.
By Dave Arden
An Old Testament scholar who grew up in a bilingual and bicultural home challenged a Hardin-Simmons University audience to view familiar Bible stories through a new lens—by seeing its characters as immigrants.
By Grace Mitchell / Hardin-Simmons University
Betty Ross Priesler Kelley of Wharton, who served Texas Baptists in a variety of volunteer capacities, died March 3. She was 86.
Howard Payne University students raise money for local ministry, TBM aids Erath County and Rockport, more news from HPU and Baylor, and anniversaries in this week’s On the Move.
Staff changes noted for churches in Castroville and Houston.
Ted Cromer, retired Baptist missionary and minister, died March 1 in Murfreesboro, Tenn. He was 93.