Relief Helps Sri Lanka’s Flood-Stricken Families

An estimated 50,000 people across Sri Lanka have been affected by severe flooding after Cyclone Nilam battered the Bay of Bengal at the end of October. BMS World Mission is responding to the natural disaster. Worst hit is the Mullaithivu district in the northern part...

How to Draw Easter Crowds Every Sunday

Some weeks fade from memory quickly; others stand out for their significance and impact. This year, the week of Easter and following was a memorable week for us to learn some indispensible things about being a vibrant and healthy church in the 21st century. The week...

Religious Groups Mobilize to Aid Japan

(RNS) As the extent of the death and destruction from the massive disaster in Japan comes into focus, religious relief organizations are sending and supporting teams to assess the damage. Groups such World Vision and Baptist World Aid have teams on the ground...

Only One Response to Flood’s Tragedy

I was invited to speak at a community worship service in Nashville recently. The goal was to bring the community together after the devastating flood that took so many lives and caused over a billion dollars in damages. This is what I said: There is only one religious...