Immanuel Baptist Church in Corbin, Ky., set a goal of baptizing as many people in four Sundays as they did in all of 2013. Pastor Allen Bonnell said, "It was amazing what we saw God do, as we just humbled ourselves before the Lord.
West Virginia pastor Dan Biser examines a key passage in the Bible regarding repentance, Psalm 27:7-8. In a time of "weather-related issues, shootings, calamities and punishments," this Scripture passage is "a great place to start," Biser writes.
In East Asia, two IMB journeymen use culturally relevant art forms including karaoke, scrapbooking and weaving to develop friendships that allow them to share the Gospel with an indigenous unreached people group.
The new Southern Baptist Convention "CP Rant" video communicates to younger generations the vitality and necessity of the Cooperative Program, incorporating humor, fact and colloquial terms, said the team of Louisiana Baptists who produced the video.