Friday, 08 November 2013 10:39

Keep the gov'mint in our bizness

Do opponents of “big government” really believe that if taxes were returned to the taxpayers they would be funneled miraculously to private agencies to address social needs?

Published in Commentaries
Tuesday, 23 April 2013 12:06

Texas Baptists back revised lending bill

Critics say payday lenders exploit the poor by charging high interest rates and trap them in cycles of debt, while the industry says they provide a service for people who otherwise would be unable to borrow money.

Published in Social Issues
Friday, 22 March 2013 15:19

Baptists go after payday loans

Acting against predatory lending is both biblical and Baptist.

Published in Commentaries
Wednesday, 27 February 2013 15:40

Okla. medical ministry to grow with grant

A $7.7 million grant will boost operations of Good Shepherd Ministries, an arm of First Baptist, Oklahoma City.

Published in Congregations