Herald Magazine (Nov-Dec 2014)
Our magazine, Herald, is published every other month and provided as a benefit of membership in the Annual Fund, the financial backbone of ABPnews/Herald.
Each issue includes a lively collection of features, news trends and opinion, designed to be both useful and well designed. The magazine's content will be available online after the print version has been distributed.
In the November-December edition of Herald:
It may be hard for an egg to turn into a bird: it would be a jolly sight harder for it to learn to fly while remaining an egg. We are like eggs at present. And you cannot go on indefinitely being just an ordinary, decent egg. We must be hatched or go bad.
â˘ News & Trends
A compilation of news briefs which includes an update on the Ebola crisis, a reality check on what Americans actually believe about theology and statistics about their giving patterns
By Jeff Brumley
For two Salvadoran sisters who were part of the recent immigration âsurge,â reuniting with their mother in Virginia also meant finding Baptists with open arms.
By Bob Allen
At mid-point in the battle then raging in the Southern Baptist Convention, a conservative victory appeared far from certain. In retrospect, 1984 looks like the pivotal year which set the convention on a new course.
By Norman Jameson
If youâve ever heard of the Roma, itâs likely the romanticized version of brightly clad gypsies drifting carefree in caravans across Europe, setting up camp, stealing the local chickens and dancing until sunrise.
â˘ Hold the ladder
By Norman Jameson
K and Dana Brown keep looking for others to help them hold the ladder in ministering with the Roma in the Ukraine.
By Robert Dilday
A pastor/farmer will advocate for Baptistsâ religious liberty commitments at the Virginia legislature.
By Natalie Aho
Find out how you can fix them.
By Fred Anderson
Personal sacrifice was required for the earliest pioneers who planted a Baptist presence in Virginia, one of the first places it emerged in North America
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