Vicki Brown

Vicki Brown

Vicki Brown is associate editor of Word & Way, in which this story originally appeared.

Monday, 23 September 2013 17:00

Learning to lean -- on others

Many Christians love to sing the old hymn about “learning to lean on Jesus” but sometimes have a harder time learning to lean on one another.

A photo team from a Baptist university in Missouri traveled to South Dakota to capture images of the hidden plight of Native Americans living on reservations.

Friday, 16 August 2013 14:39

Reflections on a fast-moving year in CBF

Past moderator Keith Herron looks back on what he describes as a hectic-but-rewarding period in CBF history that included selecting new leadership and streamlining the way the Fellowship is structured. 

Friday, 26 July 2013 17:47

Giving it up for Jesus

What does the Bible mean by “dying to self?”

Monday, 17 June 2013 16:31

Baptists re-tool annual gatherings

Declining attendance, rising expenses and rapid advances in communications technology cause some to contend the Baptist annual meeting is rapidly becoming a thing of the past.

Technology, records requests and legal avenues exist in gaining information on religious groups, but these may come with difficulties.

Friday, 24 May 2013 01:57

Using secrecy to control

While Baptists' congregational polity seemingly lends itself to transparency, denominational bodies and ministries often fear and resist it.

Friday, 24 May 2013 01:58

Do churches operate on need-to-know?

Churches should remember that telling the truth and trusting the people is the best policy, experts say.

Wednesday, 24 April 2013 13:42

Baptists, Muslims meet for dialogue

Central Baptist Theological Seminary co-sponsored the last of three Baptist-Muslim dialogue events held by schools with ties to American Baptist Churches USA. The goal of the meetings was to create an atmosphere where the two faith communities can live in peace and promote common good in American society and the broader world.

Wednesday, 10 April 2013 18:00

Lawsuit against Baptist camp dismissed

Windermere Baptist Conference Center staffers might be able to concentrate more on preparations for the summer season and less on lawsuits following a court ruling March 21.

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