Persecuted Church Sunday

October 4, 2018, 0 Comments

Each year, millions of Christians are violently persecuted for their faith and thousands are martyred for the cause of Christ. Every year, churches from around the world observe the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church (IDOP), or simply Persecuted Church Sunday. It is a day of specific prayer and intentional

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Church, Leadership

Pastor Appreciation Month

October 2, 2018, 0 Comments

Somewhere along the way, someone designated the second Sunday of October as “Clergy Appreciation Day.” Eventually, it became known as “Pastor Appreciation Day.” Now, in some places you’ll read about all of October being observed

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On Being a Southern Baptist

September 18, 2018, 0 Comments

As I write this post, the Executive Committee of the Southern Baptist Convention is holding one its regular meetings. Men and women from across all of our state conventions make up the EC. Ordained ministers

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Christian Living

Why Generosity Matters

September 17, 2018, 0 Comments

In 1993, my 9th grade algebra teacher said something like: You’ll use algebra constantly for the rest of your life. I’d like to say that I recently completed an unbroken streak of 35 years of

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