NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP)--Paul and Martha may have bought their train tickets for a day trip, but they wound up getting a journey for eternity.
GLORIETA, N.M. (BP)--The snowy slopes above Santa Fe, N.M., may not seem to be a likely location for a glitzy New Year's Eve party, but last January LifeWay Glorieta Conference Center hosted a gala celebration, complete with concerts and performers to ring in 2003.
NEW ORLEANS (BP)--Blame it on the fried chicken dinners and those world-famous potlucks, but Southern Baptist ministers face high risks of heart disease and obesity.
Sticking an informational church brochure into the screen door of a potential member may become a thing of the past. Savvy congregations are making door-to-door visits with customized, interactive CDs describing their churches, said Jacqueline Swartz of LifeWay Christian Stores' direct marketing department.
RIDGECREST, N.C. (BP)--In 1929 when most of the country was dealing with the onset of the Great Depression, Southern Baptists nevertheless banded together to offer a new kind of ministry -- Camp Ridgecrest.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP)--For most 10-year-olds, the promise of spring means warmer weather, longer days and time for a few games of catch with dad.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP)--When it came time to move a new worship pastor to Bowling Green, Ky., the members of Living Hope Baptist Church faced a difficult problem -- moving a grand piano without damaging it or injuring themselves.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP)--Relationships and conversation can lead to evangelism.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP)--Some 15 percent of Americans profess a belief other than Christianity -- including 1.5 percent who are Muslims -- according to a January 2002 Barna poll and the 2003 Encyclopedia Britannica.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP)--For Patrick Morley, writing a book to help young men grow and mature as Christians wasn't just a job, but a calling.