Death Not Too Much to Pay for Peace

Christian Peacemaker Teams was founded in 1988 by members of the Mennonite Church. Its purpose: to offer “an organized, nonviolent alternative to war and other forms of lethal conflict.” “You will die today,” said its owner, an Israeli soldier...

FBC Memphis Partners with Cuban Church

Members of the First Baptist Church of Memphis, Tenn., unanimously approved a partnership with the First Baptist Church of Florida, Cuba, earlier in May. “Our partnership is really one to give them necessary resources to do what they’re already very...

Missions Trip to Cuba Opened Eyes, Hearts

Members of the First Baptist Church in Memphis, Tenn., gained valuable insight into another culture during a missions trip to Cuba in March. FBC Memphis’ John McCall led a trip to Cuba to visit the First Baptist Church of Florida to establish a partnership...

Governments Still Debating School Prayer

Today, as people all over the country gather in public places to observe the annual National Day of Prayer, the debate over prayer in schools continues to captivate federal, state and local governments. Texas high school students received the answer to a prayer when a...