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Black pastors engaged in IMB missions
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
TANZANIA – Sweat poured off the men's foreheads as they made the two-hour journey up the mountain. They clung to their motorcycle drivers to stay balanced on the eroded and bumpy path as they experienced a sliver of everyday life for the Vidunda of Tanzania. In August, five black pastors were challenged by the International Mission Board to embark on
 
Today is the day to reach the world
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
EL CAJON, Calif. – If you're like me, there are days when I have to scratch my head at the state of our world; days when I have to say, "How can that be true?" Sometimes I wonder if what I feel about our world matches up with what I know about our world. What I know about our world: • Communication. The reality is, we know far more about our
 
StepUp Ministry celebrates 25 years in Triangle
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
RALEIGH – StepUp Ministry recently hosted a gallery of photographs at Marbles Kids Museum to celebrate 25 years of service to unemployed, low-income individuals in the Triangle. Nearly 350 guests attended to view the photographic journey, Faces of Transformation, of five StepUp participants. The stories depicted in the gallery represent only five of
 
Be a kingdom builder, Part 1
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Everyone has influence. We all influence someone. And God expects us to be good stewards of that influence for His kingdom’s sake. He didn’t give us our influence for selfish purposes on our part, but so that we might share the good news about him – so that we could be Kingdom builders. What exactly is a “kingdom builder?”
 
When a child dies
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
ALEXANDRIA, La. – "A wound that will eventually stop bleeding, but will never, ever stop hurting" is how a friend described the death of his child. I can only hope I never experience such a wound. Two deaths have had a profound impact on me in the past couple of weeks: A family that I know in Oregon lost a precious 18-year-old daughter in a car
 
Pastor salaries not keeping pace
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Compensation for full-time Southern Baptist pastors has not kept pace with inflation over the past two years, while salaries for other full-time ministers and office staff increased at a rate higher than national inflation. These findings are part of the 2014 Southern Baptist Convention Compensation Study, an in-depth survey of
 

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Black pastors engaged in IMB missions

TANZANIA – Sweat poured off the men's foreheads as they made the two-hour journey up the

Today is the day to reach the world

EL CAJON, Calif. – If you're like me, there are days when I have to scratch my head at the

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