When the offering plate is passed in a Southern Baptist church, the Cooperative Program gifts from those tithes and offerings support Southern Baptist missions from the front door of the local church to the ends of the earth. Southern Baptists have become the largest evangelical mission-sending organization in history with more than ten thousand missionaries […]
OKLAHOMA CITY (BP)--The journey to the mission field had been taxing. Even with modern transportation, it took us several days to arrive at our final destination. Cancelled flights, ticket errors and equipment failures contributed to our frustration. Despite the challenges, we were excited to team up with International Mission Board missionaries for a short-term mission assignment.
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. (BP)--What's going on? I recently came to the realization that I have nearly as many close friends and family who have been divorced as I do those who are still married to their original spouse. Surely these wonderful people didn't just wake up one day and decide to call it quits. I don't believe their marriages broke up. I believe they slowly went adrift.