In the book, "In Praise of a God Who Saves: 110 Stories of Everyday Evangelism," Southwestern Seminary student Amy Carlson is quoted as saying, "The teenagers in today's society will rule the world in the near future. They are our future presidents, doctors, soldiers and teachers. If no one shares the gospel with them, this world will be plunged into darkness."
RADCLIFF—Pastoring for 68 years is a rarity today—but very few have the distinction of pastoring the same church for that length of time. That is a distinction held by James Royalty, who will begin his 69th year at Red Hill Baptist Church in July.
As we enter the summer months, many individuals and churches will be involved in going on mission in new and unusual places away from home. Historically, mission trips were typically only taken during the summer when school was out. But many more people are exploring other times of the year for engaging in volunteer mission efforts, like spring break and Christmas vacation.
Living in unshakable pursuit of God means that we chase after Him with everything we've got. As Christ followers, we are called to live intentionally in pursuit of His mission, His Word and His glory. This call impacts our personal discipleship and personal evangelism.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Messengers to the 2019 Southern Baptist Convention advocated for the vulnerable against abortion, sexual abuse and religious persecution in approving 13 resolutions Wednesday (June 12).
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—David and Zoey Lee know they can go as Southern Baptist missionaries today because Christian believers in the past sacrificed to get the Gospel to their homeland—a truth they shared June 11 during a Sending Celebration to honor the appointment of 26 new Southern Baptist international missionaries.