Articles by 2014

This weekend many churches in America will observe Sanctity of Life Sunday. Every year Christians use this day to change lives through sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ and connecting God’s Church with women and families in unplanned and unwanted... Continue...

Greg Gilbert, Senior Pastor of Third Avenue Baptist Church, in Louisville, Ky., and entrepreneur Sebastian Traeger, have co-written a book answering tough questions about life and work, adding clarity and a theological framework to the faith and work discussion. The book is... Continue...

Everyone will be forgotten, nothing we do will make any difference, and all good endeavors, even the best, will come to naught . . . Unless there is God. If the God of the Bible exists, and there is a... Continue...

Growing up in a Southern Baptist church in the 1970s and ’80s, I heard quite a bit about “the Rapture.” This was the dispensationalist apocalyptic teaching that some day, some day very soon, born-again Christians would be secretly whisked away... Continue...

Today’s ERLC Leadership Roundtable brings together several members of the ERLC Leadership Network Council to discuss why they are excited about the ERLC Leadership Network. Today’s Roundtable participants include: Nathan Lino, pastor of Northeast Houston Baptist Church in Houston, TX... Continue...

GuideStone Financial Resources, the financial and health benefits entity of the Southern Baptist Convention, filed suit against the United States Department of Health and Human Services in October. GuideStone becomes the 74th lawsuit in an ever-expanding pool of plaintiffs that... Continue...

On Thursday, Texas Congressman Randy Weber introduced important federal legislation designed to help clarify state authority in crafting state marriage policy. This comes in the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court overturning section three of the Defense of Marriage Act... Continue...

Download the .pdf here. Big Picture: Psalm 139 reveals the relationship between the glory of God and the sanctity of life by showing how we are known by God, created by God, and judged by God. If God is the author... Continue...

Billions of people spend much of their waking hours in a work environment. Work is important and ordained by God. As a result, faith and work initiatives are sprouting up across the country. In 2012, Jeff Haanen began developing a... Continue...

Do, do, do, do; Do, do, do, do; The well know musical tones from the old show, “The Twilight Zone,” alerted the viewers that they were about to encounter perplexing problems, ironic twists, and unexpected conclusions. Those musical tones may... Continue...