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 […]
DULUTH — Since his first days as Georgia Baptist Mission Board Executive Director, W. Thomas Hammond Jr. has made it clear that “pastors are our heroes, churches are our priority, and Georgia is our mission field.” “But we’ve also said,” he stressed at the Missions and Ministry Center May 2, “that doesn’t exclude us from […]
Editor Gerald Harris discusses predictions others are making for 2018 and, while not making such statements himself, does offer five things that he hopes will come to pass in the next 12 months.