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SBC Life – Spring 2021

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New Beginnings Pregnancy Center Offers Help and Hope for Mothers and Babies

New Beginnings Pregnancy Center in Benton, Arkansas, has had a few new beginnings of its own. Originally established in 2003 as a nonprofit ministry to pregnant teens, it has grown to serve women of any age who can benefit from the ministry’s resources.

Love World and Welcome House Impact Knoxville and World for Christ

How can the crisis of an Iraqi refugee family’s house fire help churches engage young women in missions involvement amid their busy twenty-first century lives?

Fighter Pilot Finds Freedom from Racism and Self

Southern Baptist “Top Gun” Richard Toliver found freedom in the cockpit, from which he had dodged missiles and anti-aircraft fire while flying 446 combat missions in Southeast Asia during his twenty-six-year Air Force career. He also battled racism.

Pennsylvania/South Jersey WMU leaders enlist fresh voices to help cast new vision

Theresa Krieg, president of Pennsylvania/South Jersey Woman’s Missionary Union, has had a love of missions since her preschool years in Sunbeams (now Mission Friends). Aubrey King is a young mother who was first introduced to Southern Baptist global missions as a college student.

Why Adoption is a Life-giving Choice for Unexpected Pregnancies

Many women facing an unexpected pregnancy are unaware that they have another option beyond parenting or abortion: adoption.

The Heroic Work of Pregnancy Resource Centers

Located just forty miles north of the border in Las Cruces, New Mexico, Care Net Pregnancy Center seeks to partner with their clients by confirming pregnancy, extending comprehensive support, and cultivating healthy relationships to help them flourish.

Laundry Ministry is Labor of Love for WMU Volunteers

Washing piles of muddy clothes and cleaning bathrooms may not sound like the most glamorous missions project available, but it’s a labor of love for Woman’s Missionary Union volunteers from Robeson Baptist Association in Lumberton, North Carolina.

Pandemic Heightens Need to Engage Local Communities

V. J. Sanchez doesn’t mince words when she describes the significance of Christian Women’s Job Corps and Christian Men’s Job Corps in the life of a local church or community. “I believe that every community should have a Christian Women’s/Christian Men’s Job Corps because of the great need across the United States,” she declared. “Why […]

Three Ways We Can Serve Orphans and Widows Throughout the Year

With such a large emphasis on serving widows and orphans this month, here are three ways a believer can be mindful of them throughout the year.

Chaplaincy Ministry Takes Gospel to Dairy Workers

Dozens of dairies with hundreds of workers and thousands of dairy cows surround Portales, New Mexico. While the milk barns scattered across Eastern New Mexico and West Texas represent huge business ventures, Foundations of Faith (Fundamentos de Fe) dairy ministry views the dairy farms as a fertile mission field. Melissa Lamb, president of New Mexico […]

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