A recent survey by LifeWay Research, as reported in Facts & Trends magazine, reveals that 59 percent of American evangelicals believe the Holy Spirit is a force, not a personal being, and another 10 percent are not sure. This lack of understanding of the divine and personal nature of the Spirit is more at home in counterfeit forms of Christianity like the Watch Tower … Continue reading.
Too often stereotyped by some as uneducated, superstitious Bible thumpers, Southern Baptists have entered an era where its intellectual firepower has never been greater, exerting much needed influence on our troubled society. While many of us … Continue reading.
WASHINGTON (BP) – The Southern Baptist Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission has helped launch a religious coalition seeking an end to the predatory loan industry. The ERLC joined with other religious organizations, May 14, to announce the Faith for Just Lending Coalition at a Capitol Hill news conference. The diverse alliance that includes Baptists, other […]
SPRINGFIELD – Crossway Baptist Church’s 1,800 attendance on a Sunday is nothing to sneeze at, but pastor Eddie Bumpers is preparing to preach to a crowd that could top … Continue reading.
WEST AFRICA – During a mission trip at the end of April, a small team from Calvary Baptist Church, Neosho, witnessed the long-term impact of sowing the gospel among a people group … Continue reading