Imagine the bonds your church members can make as they participate in this ministry!
“He said it and we moved on. But, the memory of it stayed with me.”
By Gail Marie Harris I’m sure you are all aware of COVID-19 and all of the information circulating the internet. The world seems to be in panic mode. Store shelves are empty of the basics and essentials. Limit 2 on anything you can think of. So how do we handle the unknown of it all? […]
Only “essential” employees allowed on NOBTS campus due to New Orleans’ stay-home order By Staff NEW ORLEANS — After a directive by New Orleans mayor LaToya Cantrell that residents stay at home in an attempt to quench the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (NOBTS) and Leavell College moved Friday (March […]
By Tom Strode NASHVILLE (BP) – The Southern Baptist Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission is providing ongoing content addressing issues related to church ministry, life in isolation and the intersection of church and state during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The ERLC – which offers new resources nearly daily at erlc.com/covid19 – is doing so “to help pastors […]
LifeWay building in downtown Nashville. LIFEWAY/BP By Aaron Earls and Joy Allmond/LifeWay NASHVILLE – As the COVID-19 pandemic causes churches across the country to suspend in-person meeting, Generosity by LifeWay is opening its digital giving platform to congregations immediately for free, while B&H Publishing is offering low-cost books with free discussion guides. “Giving is one of the […]
By Tess Schoonhoven NASHVILLE (BP) – At 92, Kenny Knox’s social circle revolves almost exclusively around activities at church. “Other than attending [church], I don’t have a lot of contact with others,” he said. But like many others, Knox’s church (West End Baptist Church in Columbia, Tenn.) has suspended its meetings to comply with government […]
“These are not ‘business as usual’ times and we will not be conducting business as usual,”
The Send Relief ministry center in Kentucky has sent out supplies to assist other ministry centers across the nation, including 6,000 meals to New York City so they could provide for people who are under quarantine or are restricted to confinement in some way. TAYLOR FIELD/BP
…to date approximately 1,500 people have viewed the baptism online.