Friday, 06 September 2013 09:28

Church shares passion for orphan soles

South Main Baptist Church in Houston has hit the 100,000 mark in Buckner International's long-running campaign to provide shoes to impoverished children around the world.

Published in Congregations
Wednesday, 04 September 2013 11:45

Like parents, like daughter

Leah Anderson Reed follows her parents, CBF field peronnel Anna and LaCount Anderson, into ordained ministry — despite seing the ups-and-downs she witnessed as a preacher's kid.

Published in People
Monday, 26 August 2013 13:33

Suffer little children

The number of poor children is on the rise, but “family values” politicians continue to advocate policies that benefit the “1 percent.”

Published in Commentaries
Thursday, 01 August 2013 13:38

On the margins

Whatever else we know about the Deity as represented in Jesus the Christ, it is that God is on the side of the poor.

Published in Can I Get a Witness?
Monday, 29 July 2013 11:47

Youth trip boosts Miss. Delta town

Groundwork laid by CBF pastor and Shaw, Miss., native Jason Coker enabled youth from Houston's South Main Baptist Church to host a VBS program that many credit for helping bridge a racial gap in the impoverished and segregated town.

Published in Congregations

With Congress planning to recess Aug. 5 before addressing budget sequestration, Christian leaders issued a reminder that lawmakers must make hungry and poor people a priority as they consider the nation’s fiscal challenges.

Published in Social Issues

A McCreary County family is the eighth chosen to benefit from Kentucky Baptist Fellowship's Extreme Build project that builds low-cost homes in Kentucky's poorest county.

Published in Organizations
Sunday, 05 May 2013 20:00

Ministry gets artsy with fundraising

Touching Miami with Love auctions artwork by students and professionals to feed impoverished youth.

Published in Organizations
Tuesday, 09 April 2013 13:34

Mother’s Day hunger goal $1 million

Each year Texas Baptists observe Mother’s Day with an offering to help mothers in need put food on their tables.

Published in Organizations
Friday, 22 March 2013 15:19

Baptists go after payday loans

Acting against predatory lending is both biblical and Baptist.

Published in Commentaries
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