Pastor Fred McCoy (in the yellow shirt) secured a galvanized container and used it to baptize a 97-year-old woman who recently trusted Christ as Savior. COURTESY/Gerald Harris PERRY – Houston Lake Baptist Church celebrated its 185th anniversary on Sunday, May 2, 2021. Pastor Fred McCoy was expressing his thanksgiving for the special day and indicated […]
The building of First Baptist Church Gulfport, Miss., was destroyed in Hurricane Katrina. The church now sits 10 miles further inland. BP file photo By Diana Chandler GULFPORT, Miss. (BP) — The 15th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina will found Gulfport Pastor Jimmy Stewart praying where First Baptist Church stood before Katrina destroyed it. But Stewart’s […]
COVID-19 doesn’t stop IMB’s 175th anniversary, remembrance continues with emphasis on prayer, virtual timeline
“The stories of our past should propel us forward …”
“People were not consumers that needed to be catered to but were future co-ministers.”
Chavez described the event as “a night of vibrant worship and evangelistic outreach.”
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 […]
Senior Pastor Kyle Giddens will bring the message at the 11 a.m. service Oct. 6.
Even at 50 years old, Acteens is still going strong.
Fielding served in the ministry for 53 years in six states.