Category Archives: Missions

“WHEN THE WORLD COMES TO US”

The term that is often used today to describe the relocation of peoples across borders is “global migration.” Regardless of what our politics are on the subject, as Christians, we should sit up and take note of this trend. It … Continue reading

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“WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF…?”

In churches, there is what is known as the 20/80 rule. You know, 20% of people do 80% of the work, provide 80% of the resources, etc. Can you imagine what would happen to the average church if everyone got … Continue reading

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“DON’T TRY TO MAIL IT IN”

I was reading this morning in WORLD magazine and came across an advertisement from Beeson Divinity School that caught my eye. It said, “Ministry happens in person…” Our church Nominating Committee will be presenting its 2014-15 report for adoption this … Continue reading

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“THE OTHER EIGHTY PERCENT”

In the mid-1950’s, a little known quality assurance manager named Joseph Juran traveled to Japan to advise companies rebuilding after World War II. At the time , “Made in Japan” was a sign of poor quality. To help those companies, … Continue reading

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SOUTHERN BAPTISTS

Anthills are made when a seemingly insignificant bunch of little creatures get together. If you have ever stepped on an anthill without shoes, you know how these little guys can quickly make an impact on your life. One ant bite … Continue reading

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“TEN REASONS WHY”

Thom Rainer of LifeWay Christian Resources recently listed 10 reasons why evangelicals have not reached the unchurched in America. Sadly, we do see ourselves here. May God change us. 1) Spiritual Lethargy 2) Growing Inclusivism 3) Growing Disbelief In Hell … Continue reading

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THE WILLIAM BORDEN STORY

SBC International Mission Board President Tom Elliff spoke recently about life…your life…my life. He told the story of William Borden. William walked away from his family fortune and answered the call to spread the Gospel among Muslims in China. But … Continue reading

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