Experiencing Burnout

Even leaders who have experienced God’s providence and power in amazing and unmistakable ways can give in to periods of fear, despair and darkness. Mike Yaconelli was involved in Christian ministry for over 40 years. Editor of the satirical The Wittenburg Door...

Free Lenten Bible Study Has International Appeal

Baptists from more than 15 countries have downloaded student guides for a Lenten Bible study offered by the Baptist Center for Ethics free of charge. About 560 copies of the student guide of Eyeing Easter, Walking Through Lent: A Bible Study With Global Baptists had...

Teaching as Calling

“It’s the most important job in the world, bar none, save that of parent,” says Ruth O’Quinn of Alexandria, La., who spent her entire career in public education. “Teaching is a calling, and most successful teachers are usually those who...

Educating Toward Meaningful Faith

What is marriage, and who has the right to define it? When is it right to go to war? Do Christians and Muslims worship the same God? Questions like these form typical Sunday morning discussion fare for adults in the Faith and Issues class at Smoke Rise Baptist Church...