“We are Christ-led disciples making disciples.” The Georgia Tech Baptist Collegiate Ministry is driven by this motto and mantra. It appears on their clothes, materials, teaching tools, and in conversations. The students challenge each other with it throughout the year. One such challenge is the Christmas Backpacks collection that occurs at Confluence, an annual event for BCMs […]
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Hank Murphy (right) leads worship at the Southern Baptist Convention in Birmingham in June. SCREENCAPTURE MCDONOUGH – Hank Murphy, the current worship leader for Summit Church’s Brier Creek Campus, would tell you it all began with a spontaneous night of worship. And knowing Hank Murphy, that’s the only way it should have begun. Four months […]
Executive Director Thomas Hammond addresses the Executive Committee in September. SCOTT BARKLEY/Index
Georgia Governor Brian Kemp presents Charles Stanley with the official proclamation in honor of Stanley’s “faithfully preaching the Gospel of Jesus Christ at First Baptist Atlanta, Georgia for fifty years.” FBA/Special Click here for a printable pdf of this story. DUNWOODY — In 1969 Charles Stanley joined the staff of First Baptist Church Atlanta as associate pastor. Two years later he […]
“It’s foundational for churches to pray together.”
Eric Rentz, back to camera, is greeted by a member of the Bahamian Defense Force on the island of Green Turtle Cay in the Bahamas Oct. 4. Rentz, Georgia Baptist Missions consultant for the state’s Southeast Region, accompanied a group that included two associational missionaries to help map out ways Georgia Baptists can assist with […]
ATHENS — It’s Tuesdays @ Tate, the University of Georgia Baptist Collegiate Ministries’ weekly worship gathering. Freshman Cole Chapman picks up his guitar and helps sing, leading worship in front of his peers. Chapman is involved in as many BCM ministries as he can. Why? “I’m sent to Athens to share the Gospel.” The Business […]
Javier Chavez, pastor of Amistad Cristiana in Gainesville, baptizes a young girl in May of this year in Lake Lanier near Flowery Branch. The joint baptism service with two other churches was so heavily attended that more than 80 people were unable to witness it for lack of parking. AMISTAD CRISTIANA/Special National Hispanic Heritage […]
“We don’t go by a script.”
Senior Pastor Kyle Giddens will bring the message at the 11 a.m. service Oct. 6.
In September 1919 a morning Bible study was offered to children in the College Park community…
New IMB trustee Cory Gonyo prays during the board of trustees’ plenary session Sept. 26 near Richmond, Va. CHRIS CARTER/IMB By Julie McGowan IMB trustees appoint 24 new missionaries, approve balanced budget RICHMOND, V.A. – International Mission Board trustees approved the appointment of 24 new full-time, fully funded personnel to take the Gospel to unreached […]