NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP)–Who hasn’t sat in a Bible study group slightly distracted and pondered, “I wonder what John Q. Author was really thinking when he wrote that?” Or, “I wish there was more explanation about that.” Or, “If I’d written this study….” LifeWay Christian Resources is responding to those musings by thinking outside the typical […]
GLORIETA, N.M. (BP)--The Centrifuge camp began with a bang -– literally. Thunder shook the mountains surrounding the LifeWay Glorieta Conference Center near Santa Fe, N.M., as students, chaperones and leaders ventured into the rain ...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP)–Fuge isn’t just a hot weather event anymore. This December, LifeWay Christian Resources will debut Fuge Winter Camp at LifeWay Glorieta Conference Center near Santa Fe, N.M. Fuge Winter Camp is designed to offer a non-summer camp experience that fits neatly into a traditional school holiday schedule. The four camp sessions are slated […]
RIDGECREST, N.C. (BP)--If you've ever sent a child to a CentriKid camp or attended as a chaperone, you probably know that "fun" is a common theme.
RIDGECREST, N.C. (BP)–Amy Childers probably isn’t what you’d call a typical CentriKid staffer. She didn’t attend any of the various camps for children and teens sponsored by LifeWay Christian Resources of the Southern Baptist Convention. Actually, she didn’t grow up in a Christian home and was a self-described party girl early in high school. But […]
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP)–People around the country are turning their thoughts toward warmer weather, spring break vacations, Easter dresses and … Vacation Bible School? Summer may be a few months away, but already churches and individuals are deeply involved in VBS training and planning. At LifeWay Christian Resources, one result of the work that began months […]
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP)–Walt Micksch has cerebral palsy. He also has a wife, two daughters, a business degree and years of experience in the field of operations management and logistics. “From the time I could hear words, I was told, ‘God has a plan for your life and there is a reason you are here,'” said […]
RIDGECREST, N.C. (BP)–When Suzanne Toth’s husband was diagnosed with ocular melanoma, they had two young sons. When their father died two and a half years ago, the boys were both younger than 10 years old. Suzanne Toth not only cared for her husband through his illness (a cancer of the eye), she also walked their […]
RIDGECREST, N.C. (BP)–Carmen Leal spent 12 years watching her husband die. Three years into their marriage, Leal’s husband David was diagnosed with Huntington’s disease, a familial disease that causes uncontrolled movements, loss of intellectual faculties and emotional disturbance. Throughout his illness, Leal served as her husband’s caregiver. After his death, she felt called to support […]
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP)--Her son's innocent game of online checkers unexpectedly propelled author and speaker Vicki Courtney into cyberspace several years ago.