At First Baptist Church on Highland Avenue in Winston-Salem, N.C., a weekly Friday service offering communion is forging fellowship both among church members and different races and economic classes inside and outside the church.

Published in Congregations
Thursday, 13 November 2014 15:22

No longer singing alone

The community of faith pulls us toward a shared melody of hope and promise that will not let us forget God’s persistent invitation.

Published in Talk With the Preacher
Monday, 10 November 2014 11:09

I can’t just leave

God called me here.

Published in Commentaries

The annual observance is a reminder to live in solidarity with sisters and brothers around the globe.

Published in Commentaries
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 12:56

Martyrdom is for real martyrs

There is nearly always someone who has it worse than we do.

Published in Vital Signs

Unexpectedly, a sense of koinonia.

Published in Commentaries
Monday, 28 July 2014 07:59

We are not alone

There’s significant power in having the courage to name the pain we carry.

Published in Talk With the Preacher