A man pedals a bicycle down a dusty road in a village in Chad. Whether in North America or Africa, rural church planters face unique challenges. A new partnership between IMB and the Billy Graham Center at Wheaton College’s Rural Matters Institute aims to provide resources for rural churches. IMB/Special By Julie McGowan WHEATON, Ill. […]
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A young Azeri man sits outside a shop in Sarab, Iran, as a man on a bicycle passes by. IMB/Special By Madeline Arthington Anger consumed the “old Ali,” and he didn’t hesitate to act out on it. Muscular and young, he was confident in his own ability to win any fistfight. All the neighbors on […]
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 […]
The plight of refugees and Christian responsibility is spelled out to campers at Camp Pinnacle this summer.
Index editor senses that there is about to be a change, a seismic shift in Southern Baptist life, with denominational vacancies to be filled.
Two Georgians from Wildwood Baptist Church in Acworth are planting their lives among Chinese in Lima, Peru.
International Mission Board still adding missionaries, but at slower pace to give priority to rolling out pathway options, streamlining appointment process.