When a church needs minor repairs or sprucing up, some people might ignore the issues. But when one church member saw a need, she got the whole church involved.
Wilbur Frank Hartwig, a longtime missionary, died Feb. 25. He was 86.
a ministry called Shepherd’s Closet has given scores of volunteers an opportunity to minister to both believers and unbelievers.
First Baptist hosted the Spring Conference of the Illinois-Missouri Association of Regular Baptist Churches.
During Baptist Bible Seminary’s Ministers Enrichment Day, 70 ministry professionals enjoyed a day of insight, refreshment, and motivation through various sessions that focused on the theme “Outside the Walls: Creative Outreach in a Contemporary Culture.”
First Baptist Church in Minnesota has made it a priority to find deliberate ways to reach people for Christ in its own city.
Kenneth W. Osbeck, a Cornerstone University professor who wrote a best-selling series of hymn stories, died March 27. He was 92.
Karen Elaine Peck, director of Baptist Church Planters’ JOY Club, died April 4. She was 65.
Camp directors focused outward in their planning as they met for the annual retreat of the National Association of Regular Baptist Camps.
Families enjoyed an event called LEGO My Eggo at Germantown Hills Baptist Church.
Dr. Milo Thompson, former president of Clarks Summit University, died April 1.
Urbandale Baptist Church commissioned Isaiah and Rosanna Peterson as missionaries. The Petersons will be serving as Bible translators in Peru with Bibles International, a ministry of Baptist Mid-Missions.
Iowa pastors are joining an effort to support legislators through prayer, encouragement, and Biblical counsel.
First Baptist Church was privileged to serve as the host congregation for the 150th Annual Meeting of the Southwestern Association of Baptist Churches.
With the calling of a new pastor, First Baptist Church says a sincere thank-you—but not good-bye—to its interim pastor.
The Northeast Fellowship led a day of practical teacher training for laypeople and pastoral staff of Regular Baptist churches in New York.
A group of ladies whose goal is to support Camp Manitoumi met for their spring meeting.
Church and community families at First Baptist Church enjoyed an afternoon of making and flying kites.
Earle C. Harriman, a pastor and school administrator, died March 20. He was 93.
After holding services in two schools for nine years, Desert Hills Baptist Church is now meeting in its own facility that it constructed in a prime location.
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Teens from two churches in Iowa and Michigan gathered in Chicago for a unique “Passion for God” retreat that presented evidence of creation.
Like watching your toddler grow to adulthood is how Pastor David Strope describes helping a church plant in Kenya, East Africa.
Hindered by language barriers, the small, urban congregation of Dynamic Life Baptist Ministries in Kansas City couldn’t reach their neighbors, but they could open their doors—which is what they did.
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The women’s ministry team of Haddon Heights Baptist Church hosted an accessory swap for ladies and their friends.
Protect Your Church! Regular Baptist Web Community presents “Updating and Rewriting Your Church’s Articles of Faith,” beginning Thursday, March 9.
For many years, the DelMarVa Baptist Fellowship has wanted to see a church planted in the Bowie area of Maryland. With the organization of Shiloh Baptist Church, the fellowship is beginning to see this desire come to fruition.
Faith Baptist Bible College hosted its second annual Refresh Conference for Christian leaders and their spouses.
Altoona Regular Baptist Church held its 7th Annual Sportsmen’s Banquet. This free event is one of the church’s biggest outreach events of the year.
Summer games were a highlight of Winter Games, an annual youth event organized by the Nebraska Association of Regular Baptist Churches.
Dr. William Fusco, a well-loved preacher and gifted communicator of the Word of God, died Feb. 14. He was 91
Women enjoyed getting together with friends and meeting new ones at a Quilt, Craft, Scrap retreat hosted by The Springs Ministries camp.
Tri-City Baptist Church hosted a one-day conference for Hispanic ministry leaders. Billed as the Hispanic Think Tank, the conference was the first to be held in the West.
Equipping teachers for effective instruction is a priority at Grace Baptist Church. To underscore the church’s commitment to teacher training, Grace Baptist hosted an “Engage” training seminar.
Talents For Christ is a great way to help teens get started serving the Lord in their church. Through TFC, teens develop skills such as speaking, singing, playing an instrument, telling a Bible story, working with puppets, and more.
Pastors of Regular Baptist churches in Iowa are taking part in a statewide initiative to spiritually support their legislators.
William F. “Bill” Russell, a longtime pastor, died Jan. 19. He was 85.
Oasis Baptist Church, formerly in Las Vegas, constructed a new building about 16 miles south in Henderson.
At Lincoln Lake Camp, students are taking part in a retreat called Lake Effect, held over the course of seven weekends.
Pastors of Baptist Network Northwest churches attended the association’s three-day prayer retreat at Camp Gilead.
Students and faculty of Cedarville University were honored to hear Dr. John McNeal speak during chapel Monday, Jan. 16, a day marking the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr.
Ministry leaders of the California Association of Regular Baptist Churches came together for fellowship, encouragement, and refreshment at the association’s 70th Christian Workers Retreat.
Harold Joseph Miller, a pastor with a vision for planting churches and helping them thrive, died on the morning of January 19. He was 79.
High school and college students from Pacific Northwest churches spent two days learning from God’s Word, worshiping, and fellowshipping at Washington Family Ranch.
Enrollment for 2017 Learning Labs is now open. Excellent sessions await you! Preaching, equipping teachers, church websites, updating articles of faith, and photography are topics …
The Wisconsin Association of Regular Baptist Churches has called Jon Jenks as state representative.
Amy Wilmeth, a missionary and pastor’s wife, died Jan. 7 after battling breast cancer since March 2011.
Gregory Richard Barny, a pastor, died Oct. 13. He was 66.
The Northwest Youth Ministries is actively reaching students with the gospel, most recently through a fun, evangelistic event called The Next Thing.
Dr. Robert Leslie Sumner, a longtime pastor who had preached in all 50 states, as well as Canada, the Philippines, Mexico, and Brazil, died Dec. 5. He was 94.
Twin Lakes Camp and Conference Center hosted the Annual Camp Conference of the National Association of Regular Baptist Camps.
Emmanuel Baptist Church ordained its associate pastor, David Rodgers.
Churches of the Wisconsin Association of Regular Baptist Church have said farewell to Ed and Diane Fuller, who retired as state representative and wife.
Morgan Colburn, a longtime pastor in the Northwest, died Nov. 20. He was 70.
Michigan churches gather in in both peninsulas for annual state association meeting.
Emmanuel Baptist Church held its first Renew Women’s Conference to be renewed by the truth of the Word.
Meeting for their fall conference, churches in Ohio honored Dr. David and Pat Warren for their 18 years of service to the association.
Churches throughout northern California met for their annual meeting at Grace Baptist Church.
Charlotte Miller Neeld, a former pastor’s wife, died Nov. 3. She was 70.
Louis Hudson Miller, a pastor, camp director, and missionary, died Nov. 10. He was 99.
Open Bible Baptist Church embarked on a missions trip to Nicaragua to help and encourage ABWE missionaries Bruce and Laura Edgar.
Baptist Children’s Home has received a $1,000 grant from the Indiana First Lady’s Charitable Foundation.
First Baptist Church kicked off its first archery ministry this September. Dedicated volunteers and generous donations made the event possible.
The Sunshine Baptist Fellowship held its Fall Conference at Bethany Baptist Church around the theme “Can We Trust the Word?”
Adelaide “Addie” Zemmer, a missionary, died Oct. 17. She was 98.
Camp Gilead’s 13th Annual Mother/Daughter Retreat landed on the very weekend that a predicted epic storm would hit the West Coast.
For the first time in the MARBC’s history, its annual conference was held in two sites simultaneously, in the lower and upper peninsulas of Michigan.
Ladies in New York State had a wonderful time learning, praying, laughing, and fellowshipping at the Annual Ladies’ Advance, an event of the Northeast Fellowship.
“Israel and the Church” was the theme of the Northeast Fellowship’s Fall Bible Conference with Dr. Jim Showers of Friends of Israel.
First Baptist Church celebrated its 200th anniversary with a weekend of special events for the congregation and community.
By combining their resources, staff, and members, the merger of two small congregations in Michigan gives these churches the hope of thriving.
Faith Baptist Church hosted a day of fun and encouragement for singles who attend churches in fellowship with the Iowa Association of Regular Baptist Churches.
Emmanuel Baptist Church was blessed this September to have Dr. Bob Kellemen lead through Scriptures full of hope, promise, and truth.
Robert “Bob” J. Williams, a professor and pastor, died Oct. 10. He was 90.
Now in its seventh year, the Upward Flag Football ministry of Bethany Baptist Church has reached record attendance.
Dr. Ted Welch, a pastor and missionary, died Oct. 11.He was 68.
It is well known that many missionaries struggle with culture shock in their first term of ministry. But a visit from a familiar face can bring refreshment and encouragement.
Camp BaYouCa partnered with the Northeast Fellowship to equip laypeople to minister to teens and to discuss topics pertinent to youth ministry.
Dr. Michael Wittmer addressed the topic “Politics, Patriotism, and the People of God” at a gathering for pastors.
Churches across Indiana met for a conference that addressed the topic “In Persecution, the Church Speaks.”
To honor those who serve Elyria and meet the church’s neighbors, First Baptist Church planned two special events.
Temple Baptist Church has ordained its pastor, Adam Whitty.
First Baptist Church celebrated its 200th year of ministry. “God has truly blessed the church because of its faithfulness to Him and His Word through the years,” says the church’s pastor.
David and Debbie Strope celebrated 40 years of ministry at Ankeny Baptist Church.
Desiring to build bridges with community residents, businesses, and organizations, Washington Baptist Church held “Harmony in the Park” with help from two other churches.
First Baptist Church has called J. Andrew Frey as its pastor.
The Men’s Retreat at Iowa Regular Baptist Camp “was a refreshing time of fellowship, fun, and feeding on the Word,” says Tim Capon.
Leaders and law enforcement officers gathered with Broadview Baptist Church to celebrate the efforts of the North Lauderdale Police Department.
Dr. Keith Howard Stone, a professor and pastor, died Sept. 11 after a long battle with Lewy body dementia. He was 71.
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Grace Baptist Church is partnering with the Iowa Food Bank to expand its food pantry program.
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Dolores (Stalker) West, a pastor’s wife and missionary, died Sept. 8. She was 90.
Henry Baptist Church knows firsthand how churches can help one another in ministry.
Nyladine Redmond, a church planter, died Sept. 5. She was 87.
Teens across Iowa attended the Iowa Association of Regular Baptist Churches’ GO Conference, designed to challenge, equip, and motivate students to share the gospel.
The 36th annual Baptist Children’s Home Bike-a-thon was a huge success, reports assistant treasurer Craig Freyenberger.
Family and friends of Joseph and Lucy Chapman helped the couple celebrate 70 years of marriage. They have lived at Maranatha Village in Sebring for 28 years.
Each year the educational leadership of Fellowship Baptist Church hosts a breakfast to honor the church’s Sunday School workers and students and to introduce Sunday School to those who do not attend a class.
Fifty-five volunteers from Camino Verdad y Vida and Vietnamese Living Water Baptist Church worked together to host VBS at International Baptist Church.
Genella Versluis, a veteran missionary, died Aug. 21. She was 92.
Karen Boersma, a pastor’s wife and missionary, died Aug. 29. She was 76.
First Baptist Church took its worship service outdoors, holding it at the public square in downtown Medina for an audience of 700 to 800 people.
With a combine, a tractor, hay-bale animals, and farm fencing in the yard, it was no secret that something was going on at Faith Baptist Church. That “something” was Cowabunga Farm Vacation Bible School, published by Regular Baptist Press.
Calvary Baptist Church honored Gary and Betty Holtz upon their 40th anniversary of ministry with Campus Bible Fellowship International.
With Pokémon Go sweeping the nation, South Holly Baptist Church has utilized the popular augmented reality game to meet its neighbors.
Faith Baptist Church commissioned Heidi Robbins as a missionary under Baptist Mid-Missions in Lima, Peru.
This summer, Olympics viewers are getting to know David Boudia not only as an award-winning diver, but also as an outspoken follower of Christ.
Calvary Baptist Church is spreading the gospel in its community through its local fair.
Walter Spieth, a missionary and pastor for seven decades, died Aug. 5. He was 93.
Patricia Rose Schroder, a pastor’s wife and church planter, died Aug. 4. She was 83.
Milton W. Tyrrell, longtime employee of Regular Baptist Ministries, died July 18. He was 79.
Lillian Orton, a Baptist Mid-Missions missionary to the Central African Republic, died July 6. She was 84.