Some of these people are dealing with the physical stress of constantly caring for a mom, dad, or spouse who must be constantly monitored.
The study by LifeWay Research points to ways churches can encourage pastors to stay in the ministry.
This is the philosophy of Elsa Knight, age 90, who has been working in the preschool department of Atco Baptist Church in Cartersville for 63 years.
Stepping back into a prison environment with the mindset to do ministry made me feel right at home.
For nine years a small army of First Baptist Church in Duluth members have spent hours in the days leading up to Thanksgiving preparing fully-cooked meals …
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In a few days I will be traveling to Israel with 300 of my good friends. They are ministers of music and worship, pastors, instrumentalists, Georgia Baptist staff and laity from our churches. The focus of the trip will be the declaration of the Gospel through song and a commitment to be ambassadors of encouragement […]
By Erich Bridges International Mission Board global correspondent RICHMOND, VA (BP) — You find out who your friends are when tough times come around. My wife and I have discovered over the past year that we have a lot of friends. It started last fall, when Hwa (my wife) found a lump in her left breast. […]
DULUTH — Mary Cox got several surprises when she became the Georgia Baptist Convention’s (GBC) state coordinator for ministry to minister’s wives. “My very first year in this job, I had two pastor’s wives that were alcoholics,” said Cox, who has served 11 years in this position. “One pastor’s wife wanted help but the pastor […]