Under the SECURE Act, the charitable IRA rollover, or QCD, remains a terrific way to make a tax-free gift to your church and Baptist ministries using your traditional IRA.
As you celebrate this Easter, I would encourage you to make Christ preeminent in all things in your homes, places of work and everything you do. I would also ask that you take a moment and pray for our young people who don't know Christ, and that they would come to know Him before leaving us.
By God's grace, Liele, according to Gerald H. Anderson, "preached, baptized hundreds and organized them into congregations governed by a church covenant he adapted to the Jamaican context … his efforts had produced, either directly or indirectly, some 8,000 Baptists in Jamaica." No matter how bad the beginning the gospel will create beauty out of the ashes.
But like the women arriving at Jesus' tomb, some of these kids may have given up hope that anything would ever change. Our desire at Sunrise is to show these kids that through God's Spirit, a new day and a new life is possible. We are led by scripture to do so.
Twenty-two years ago, about two years prior to the launch of Crossings at the Creek, God began to give us a clear vision of what He wanted to do through our Kentucky Baptist camp and conference centers.
Did you know that WMU is a supporter of fair trade? Through the ministry of WorldCrafts, WMU develops sustainable, fair-trade businesses among impoverished people around the world. As impoverished and exploited people earn a living wage, they come to understand their own value and worth.