The Unshakeable Kingdom

A sermon by Michael Cheuk, Pastor, University Baptist Church, Charlottesville, Va., on August 25, 2013. Hebrews 12:18-29 The day was Tuesday, August 23, 2011.  The time, 1:51 pm.  I was at Farmville Baptist Church with a group of ministers in a meeting.  All of a...

Baptist Forum Shows Response to Chile’s Quake

Baptists gave a detailed report of their response to the devastating 8.8 magnitude earthquake that affected the South American country on Feb. 27, 2010, at the Annual Gathering of the Baptist World Alliance (BWA) held recently in Santiago, Chile. A somber mood...

Spanish Quake’s Damage Includes Baptist Churches

Baptists were among those affected by the earthquake that struck southeastern Spain on May 11. The tremors in the historic city of Lorca, in southeastern Spain, registered 4.5 and 5.2 and were the biggest to hit the country since 1956. Nine people were killed and 80...

Japan’s Devastation Simply Too Great for Words

The enduring image of the Japanese earthquake and the tsunami that followed – not including the real possibility of a nuclear catastrophe – may be the acres of devastation left by the great wave. Houses, cars, boats, trains. All the apparatus of ordinary existence are...