Georgia Baptist Mission Board staffer Ovidio Cabrera speaks during a Hispanic church strengthening conference in Savannah on Saturday. By ROGER ALFORDThe Christian Index VIENNA, Ga. – Large numbers of Hispanics arriving in the Bible Belt in search of jobs and better lives are embracing evangelical Christianity with a zeal that is sparking spiritual revival. The […]
By Dallas WhiteYoung Leaders Network Consultant I love a good game of Bible trivia! My father-in-law and I were bouncing questions back and forth. He asked me about the first mention of the word Sabbath. I asked him which of the Ten Commandments receives the most-robust explanation in Exodus 20 (stay tuned, both answers are at the […]
“We got an honest look at what we did well and what we did poorly.”
From left to right: Dallas White, Kenneth Aycock, Matthew Gibbs, and Ray Sullivan.
By Keila Diaz JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (BP) — The historic First Baptist Church in Jacksonville, Florida, plans to downsize its sprawling 10-block campus to just one beautifully designed block to cut expenses and more effectively serve the city in the name of Jesus Christ. On Sunday, Sept. 8, the congregation approved a plan to borrow $30 […]
They faced a ferocious enemy intent on snuffing out freedom.
Marshall … will lead the GBMB’s efforts to equip churches for greater effectiveness and health.
“We’ve seen a lot of churches succeed [through the Foundation].”