International Mission Board president David Platt addressed Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee members during the committee's plenary session Sept. 20. "Let's work together," he urged, "to see thousands upon thousands of Southern Baptists proclaiming that Good News to the ends of the earth." MORRIS ABERNATHY/BP
Platt to Executive Committee: Seemingly dead man rose among UUPG
Pastor Larry Glover believes the former property of Glenn Hills Baptist Church is ideal to bring a holistic ministry to the transitional community.  Classes such as  how to dress for an interview and how to write a resume be offered right alongside Bible studies.  JOE WESTBURY/Index
Augusta Mission Center shows growth is possible with the right vision, right team
National Religious Broadcasters President Jerry A. Johnson, right, presented the 2016 Faith & Freedom Award to former Atlanta Fire Chief Kelvin Cochran, whose employment was terminated last year by the mayor because of his Christian faith and beliefs. NRB/Special
Former Atlanta Fire Chief given 2016 Faith & Freedom Award
As 30 Georgia Baptist college freshman begin as a Student Achievement Award winner, the call is going out for ministers to nominate potential beneficiaries for next year. GETTY/Special
Recipients named and sought for Student Achievement Award scholarships
Pastor Ernesto Mendez and Iglesia Bautista Nueva Vida of Dalton, alongside North Georgia Baptist Association, look to plant several churches in Whitefield County in the coming months. The Emanuel preaching center dedication was held Aug. 21. ZABDIEL MENDEZ/Special
In Dalton, an ambitious plan to plant churches
Archived: Ten years ago ‘Facing the Giants’ had its Hollywood premiere
Stafford talks with some early arrivals for a recent revival service at Anderson Drive Baptist Church in Jesup. GERALD HARRIS/Index
The heartwarming testimony of Josh Stafford
Charles Stanley photographs the shifting sands and ever-changing terrain of the sand dunes in the California desert. CHARLES STANLEY PHOTOGRAPHY/Special
Charles Stanley’s photography points people to the Creator
Pastor Jay Sanders points out that God gives grace freely, without a requirement or attempt to clean ourselves up beforehand.
Bible Study for Sept. 25: One Great Savior
Daily Bible Readings: Sept. 16-30
Bible study for Sept. 18: One Great Problem
Strength for a singular purpose follows the unity achieved amid diversity, writes Towaliga Baptist Church, Jackson pastor Jay Sanders. GETTY/Special
Bible Study for Sept. 11: One Great Purpose