Wednesday, 30 September 2015 06:05

History, immigration and the future

We must recognize the glorious parts of history as well as those that are hurtful, distressing, embarrassing and perhaps shameful.

Published in Columns
Wednesday, 30 September 2015 06:00

La historia, la inmigración y el futuro

Necesitamos reconocer tanto las partes gloriosas de la historia así como también las dolorosas, perturbadoras, penosas y quizá hasta vergonzosas.

Published in Columns
Wednesday, 16 September 2015 13:25

Refugee crisis spurs Baptist assistance

U.S. organizations are allocating funds to assist Europeans grappling with an influx of migrants.

Published in Social Issues
Wednesday, 02 September 2015 06:11

I am an immigrant

I arrived in United States on a day like today, 28 years ago, with a student visa, one suitcase, $200 and many dreams.

Published in Columns

Nearly 70,000 refugees were resettled in the United States in 2014, according to the federal government. Each one represents an opportunity to fufill Scripture's command to safeguard the stranger and the poor, say ministers. 

Published in Ministry

Chaouki and Maha Boulos are serving Syrian civil war refugees in their native Lebanon not only an act of ministry but also as an exercise in living Jesus’ command to love your enemy.

Published in People
Wednesday, 17 December 2014 14:15

Baptist groups aid Syrian refugees through winter

The organizations are sending money to help war victims during the coldest months of the year. 

Published in Organizations

Lebanese Baptist leader Nabil Costa is urging Christians in the West not only to pray for Christians fleeing violence in his region but also to lobby their governments to “empower a Christian presence in the Middle East.”

Published in Politics
Wednesday, 16 July 2014 14:16

Missing the point over the border crisis

Until Congress does its job to reform immigration policy, we have no other option than sheltering and caring for the refugees.

Published in Commentaries
Wednesday, 18 September 2013 11:45

Cambodian sisters master church cooking

Cambodian sisters Run Tep and Roeung Tep are celebrating 30- and 25-year anniversaries as cooks at Broadway Baptist Church in Fort Worth, Texas, where they have mastered cooking and ministry to the congregation and surrounding community. 

Published in People