GLENROCK, Wyoming (BP) – There were months, years even, in the 40 years Jim Ritter has been pastor of First Southern Baptist Chapel in Glenrock, that paying the light bill and building note came before giving to missions.
MILLS, Wyo. (BP) – Merry Marcus is among countless Southern Baptists nationwide who carefully watch their money to be sure they are able to participate in their church’s mission projects.
SAN DIEGO (BP) – Last year Old Town Community Church sent 72 backpacks stuffed with school supplies to the Philippines. This year, they’re sending 500.
CRESTON, Iowa (BP) – “I’m just excited about some trends we are seeing in our church now,” Pastor Charles “Chuck” Spindler told Baptist Press recently. “Post-pandemic I’m seeing people with a desire to get reconnected, especially young families."
LINEVILLE, Ala. – Lineville Baptist Church recently added another international ministry to its growing list of missions endeavors.
SAN DIEGO (BP) –Serving in the military is “noble and good,” says Justin Woods, but it’s not enough for some of the midshipmen at the 4,400-student U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (BP) – The Southern Baptist Messianic Fellowship determined at its annual meeting Sunday, June 12, at The Disciple Center in Anaheim, to revise its organizational documents to tighten its relationship with the Southern Baptist Convention.
ANAHEIM, California (BP) – A well-known singing group in the Philippines that regrouped after members all (separately) moved to Southern California brought their musical talents June 13 to the annual meeting of the Filipino Southern Baptist Fellowship of North America at the Anaheim Marriott.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (BP) – The Asian Collective Kickoff in the days before the 2022 SBC Annual Meeting celebrated the emergence of the Myanmar Southern Baptist Fellowship, the SBC’s Diaspora Missions Collective and an Asian-specific Cooperative Program video.
TULSA, Okla. (BP) – South Tulsa Baptist Church paid off its $2.2 million dollar debt in 18 months so it could focus on missions.