Offering for Global Missions – 1

On the leading edge of the modern missionary movement, Baptists have been forming together, making disciples of all nations through long-term presence and commitment to serve the most forgotten and forsaken people around the world. The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship engages in three primary contexts: Global Poverty, Global Migration, and the Global Church, spreading the love…

Election Day Communion

By Ellen Di Giosia During the course of this election season, the airwaves have been filled with divisive rhetoric, accusations of illegal and immoral behavior, and a shocking coarsening of political discourse. At times, it has felt like America has completely abandoned civility. If you like to peruse Facebook for cute pictures of babies and…

God is Always Good | A Psalm

During our weekly Youth Gathering on August 7, we concluded our study of the book of Psalms by writing our own Psalms to God. Some students wrote their own words, some pieced together verses from the Psalms in our text. It was a prayerful and meaningful experience, so we thought it would be good to…

The God who Saves | A Psalm

During our weekly Youth Gathering on August 7, we concluded our study of the book of Psalms by writing our own Psalms to God. Some students wrote their own words, some pieced together verses from the Psalms in our text. It was a prayerful and meaningful experience, so we thought it would be good to…

Praise the Lord! | A Psalm

During our weekly Youth Gathering on August 7, we concluded our study of the book of Psalms by writing our own Psalms to God. Some students wrote their own words, some pieced together verses from the Psalms in our text. It was a prayerful and meaningful experience, so we thought it would be good to…

With Me Everywhere | A Psalm

During our weekly Youth Gathering on August 7, we concluded our study of the book of Psalms by writing our own Psalms to God. Some students wrote their own words, some pieced together verses from the Psalms in our text. It was a prayerful and meaningful experience, so we thought it would be good to…

Enduring Grace, Mercy and Love

By Lee Weems Psalm 118 The boom of the thunder awakened us. Pounding rain was falling on the roof and we were thankful to be inside. In the dark night, the winds whipped the rain around while we experienced another March storm. Memories of severe storms and flooding from last year stirred thoughts of Wimberley…

Sowing Seeds and Waiting for the Harvest

By Barbara Higdon Psalm 126 We appear to be a nation depressed and angry. We cry out to God to “restore our fortunes.” We rail against the failures of our leaders in whom we placed our trust. Greed, corruption and power-lust have invaded many of our political offices. Many are voting in anger and disgust…

Living Water

By Barbara Higdon Psalm 63:1-8 “All day I’ve faced a barren waste/Without a taste of water,” sang the Sons of the Pioneers.  “Old Dan and I with throats burnt dry/And souls that cry for water.  Cool, clear water.” Those of us who live in South Texas know well the thirst that Bob Nolan’s lyrics describe. …