Missourian finds vocation, ministry creating prosthetic eyes

Carolyn O’Neill sort of fell into her career, but she believes God directed her to it.

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Aftermath of West explosion shows both relief and recovery needed after disaster

Each is essential but they’re different, say responders.

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After 1,200 loads of laundry and 1,800 showers, relief efforts along border wrap up

Baptist volunteers have been responding to a sudden influx of unattended minors from Central America.

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Serbian Baptists appeal for help after deadly flooding

More than 60 killed as heavy rains lash the Balkans.

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Baptists on U.S.-Mexican border offer aid in sudden influx of unaccompanied children

Gang violence in Central America is being attributed to a surge of young undocumented immigrants fleeing north.

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10 things you need to know about multisite churches

A quick look at the growth of churches with multiple campuses.

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Starbucks initiative boosts Baptist work in Thailand

The company’s policy of giving back to communities that grow its products is aiding an American Baptist couple’s 25-year mission to improve lives in rural Thailand.

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Clean water is increasingly seen as a spiritual and environmental issue. (Living Water International photo)
Clean water is increasingly seen as a spiritual and environmental issue. (Living Water International photo)

Water missions surge as churches see spiritual connection

Seeing the connection between the environment, economies and the basic need for water is luring an increasing number of churches to delve into domestic and international water ministry.

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Keeping families together is a high priority, say immigration advocates. (Photos courtesy of Greg and Sue Smith)
Keeping families together is a high priority, say immigration advocates. (Photos courtesy of Greg and Sue Smith)

Support for immigrants is essential part of gospel, say mission advocates

Those who minister among Hispanic immigrants say meeting human needs is important, but so is making sure the government does its part.

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Report: Liberian seminary ordered closed

A Mercer University professor named interim president of a Baptist seminary in Liberia is walking into controversy.

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