This year, the International Mission Board celebrates 175 years of ministry and missions around the world. One hundred and seventy-five years of sharing the gospel with those who have not heard. One hundred and seventy-five years of Southern Baptists answering the call to obediently take the gospel to the ends of the earth.
Working in gyms for years, I've seen 15 common mistakes quite often. Even if you're not a super serious gym-goer, knowing what not to do is very important. I hope you'll find these helpful.
The Christmas season is wonderful for many reasons. Some reasons include family gatherings, exchanging of gifts, warm meals, hot chocolate, Christmas carols and Christmas decorations. Yet there is another reason that should be at the forefront of the mind of every believer, and that is, Christmas is a season of giving and telling others about Jesus.
This season is always a very special time on our campus. We love celebrating Christmas and the reminder it gives us of the greatest gift that was ever given to the world — our Savior Jesus Christ.
We are so very grateful that God has shown His favor on this ministry over the first 20 years of our camps. The truth is, as I write this column for December publication, we entered 2020 believing we would be celebrating 21 years of Crossings instead of 20.
There are a few times each year that I become excited about upcoming events. As I continue my Oneida journey in 2021, I anticipate graduation, the first day of school and other OBI events making my favorites list. As much as I love these events, they don't compare to my love for Christmas.