Jeff Brumley

Jeff Brumley

Jeff Brumley is assistant editor of Baptist News Global.

Baptist scholars urge churches adopt in-depth theological teaching for lay people

Baptists and other Christians educated about the history of Scripture, church and doctrine make better disciples, experts say.

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Public church discipline case a reminder of Baptist past, if not present

Experts say the church discipline case at the Village Church in Dallas is a throwback to times when congregations more aggressively policed their own.

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Waco shoot-out distorts their experience with bikers, say some Baptists

Some Baptists are saying the shooting misrepresents those bikers who ride for fellowship and the gospel.

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Army of aid mobilizes as storms, flooding pound Texas, Oklahoma

A variety of Baptist groups are seeking ways to help those impacted by a month of wet, violent weather.

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Ohio bull-riding leads to 300 baptisms — and prompts questions about church as entertainment

As an Ohio pastor takes to bull riding to win converts, other ministers say it’s the long-term discipleship process that turns the newly baptized into lifelong disciples.

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Memorial Day can evoke painful memories for military chaplains, former Navy officer says

Chaplain Gerry Hutchinson said Memorial Day can be one of the most emotionally challenging, and spiritually rewarding, times for military chaplains. 

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2 Baptist churches use shared roots to grow covenant of action in Macon, Ga.

The New Baptist Covenant initiative inspires First Baptist Church and First Baptist Church of Christ in Macon to re-unite to serve struggling students in local schools, ministers say.

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CBF’s Porter gives peek at new global missions process

Steven Porter says a new CBF global missions structure will be proposed by the fall, with anticipated approval in January 2016. 

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Hinson-Merton friendship continues impact on Baptist spirituality

Glenn Hinson urges fellow Baptists to emulate the late Catholic monk Thomas Merton’s belief that contemplative spirituality is not limited to monasteries.

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At 25, CBF Florida thanks God — and Hurricane Andrew — for missions focus

A current focus on the Caribbean and Latin America and participation by a young generation of Baptists is expected to propel CBF Florida into a future of service.

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