MASON CITY, Iowa—Fourth grade through sixth grade is a crucial time for spiritual development. The teachers at Faith Baptist Church want to influence boys of …
The National Association of Regular Baptist Camps will begin a new Camp Executive Director training program to equip future camp leaders.
A weeklong Missions Global Impact Celebration at Harvest New Beginnings focused on honoring and supporting missionaries.
Ohio Women for Missions held its fall meeting in conjunction with the three-day fall conference of the Ohio Association of Regular Baptist Churches.
Rebecca Riggle, a pastor’s wife, died Nov. 5. She was 55.
Detroit Baptist Theological Seminary hosted its Annual E3 Pastors Conference, addressing the theme “The Pastor in the Pulpit.”
“What is your expectation of God?” This opening question by keynote speaker Mike Hess set an appropriate tone for the Michigan Association of Regular Baptist Churches’ 2018 Conference: “Hope in Harsh Times.”
NAPERVILLE, Ill.—Pillar of Faith Baptist Church, under the leadership of Pastor Ruel Akut and Associate Pastor Brad Blissett, celebrated its 15th anniversary. Bryan Augsburger, pastor …
by Jaimee Thomason FISHERS, Ind.—“God showed up in a way that was quite unimaginable and beyond comprehension.” When someone begins a conversation with this simple …
At its annual conference, the Wisconsin Association of Regular Baptist Churches discussed a historic proposal: distributing the state representative’s responsibilities to two additional people.
Soteria Des Moines ordained one of its own staff members, Jared Segerstrom.
Involve Church in Idaho launched a pastoral residency program with the help of Baptist Network Northwest and Regular Baptist Church Planting.
Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary hosted its Second Annual Business Leadership Summit.
Stephen Simpson has been selected as the new president of Faith Baptist Mission.
A unique event called Amazin’ gRace offered teens an afternoon of fun while teaching them spiritual truths.
On its 70th anniversary, Lake Ann Camp celebrated the grand opening of its 32,000-square-foot recreation facility called the ARC.
The Northeast Fellowship held its Fall Conference at First Baptist Church.
Bass Lake Camp hosted a bus trip to Washington, DC. The passengers included 29 people from four states.
When a high-profile minister like Bill Hybels falls from grace, it provokes us to ask, What are some important lessons can we learn from this?
Independent Baptist Church honored Pastor Donn Hauser and his wife, Lynn, for ministering at the church for 25 years.
John Jay Ruhlman IV, a pastor and teacher for 55 years, died Aug. 9. He was 77.
Carl A. Hills, a pastor for six decades, died Sept. 18. He was 97.
Seniors from the Hebron Association of Regular Baptist Churches enjoyed a trip in Branson, Missouri.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.—Rustic Hills Baptist Church, Colorado Springs, Colorado, hosted a Bible and Science Seminar with Dr. George Matzko of Bob Jones University. Matzko is …
By Rebekah Anderson In 280 days, I get to marry my best friend—the man I admire more than anyone else in the world. And some …
AURORA, Colo.—Men attending Airport Boulevard Baptist Church enjoyed a three-day retreat at a campground. The men fished, cooked meals, and dug into God’s Word together. …
A day of fellowship marked the 150th anniversary of First Baptist Church.
Camp Fairwood celebrated its 50th anniversary of hosting its Laymen’s Retreat.
Branch Life Church, planted in 2018, conducted its first baptisms.
Don LeMaster, a forerunner in the GARBC for building a multicultural church, died Sept. 16.
Douglas E. Bartlett, a longtime pastor, died Sept. 5. He was 84.
The Northeast Fellowship has called Brian King to serve as associate director.
We begin a new school year with many concerns, apprehensions, and hopes. What better way to begin this school year than to begin in prayer?
The average church’s retention rate of unchurched first-time visitors is less than 3 percent. How can churches help visitors become regular attenders?
Calvary Baptist Church has installed Kristopher England as assistant pastor.
At Urbandale Baptist Church, Camp Moose on the Loose Vacation Bible School was a hit for “campers” and staff alike.
TROY, Ohio—Grace Baptist Church welcomed Chuck Pausley as its associate pastor of family discipleship. Chuck was pastor of student ministries at Berean Baptist Church, Portage, …
Robert P. Lightner, a professor and an author who was influential in Regular Baptist thought, died Aug. 3. He was 87.
Regeneration is not a cooperative effort between God and man. God initiates the new birth by reaching down to us in love, mercy, and grace and lifting us from our lifeless condition. We do not meet Him halfway.
Strong Kids is a curriculum that you can be confident in, as the material is Biblically solid, Biblically accurate, and relevant for children.
Immanuel Baptist Church held a send-off service for John and Tabitha Groeneveld, who will be serving as medical missionaries in Togo, West Africa.
Clarks Summit University just wrapped up the 49th annual Teen Leadership Conference.
Peace River Baptist Church extended its missions outreach by serving in Israel for a week.
Vacation Bible School is a busy but blessed week at Harvest New Beginnings Church.
North Court Baptist Church considers itself privileged to have as members four retired pastors and their wives.
Pastor Ken Petzold has retired from First Baptist after ministering there since 2013.
Lucile Janet Thompson, a pastor’s wife, died July 7. She was 85.
Robert Houchin, a pastor for over 40 years, died July 4. He was 91.
The Illinois-Missouri Association of Regular Baptist Churches hosted its annual men’s golf retreat.
Fathers and sons—and grandfathers and grandsons, and uncles and nephews too—enjoyed a two-day fishing retreat at Camp Gilead.
Why should you show up at church on a Sunday morning? Ever wonder that? Here are four reasons to attend church.
Dr. Clifford W. Johnson, former vice president of Cedarville University, died May 19. He was 93.
Grace Baptist Church celebrated its 50th anniversary, praising God for His faithfulness in and through the church.
There are four lessons to be learned from current events surrounding pastors. Those in ministry need to pay attention and be warned.
The Northeast Fellowship hosted its annual youth conference, traditionally known as Youth Seminars.
Daniel William Zimmerman, a retired missionary, died April 19. He was 95.
Calvary Baptist Church hosted a Church and Culture Conference on “Sharing Christ in a Politically Correct Environment.”
“I was wrong. Will you forgive me?” Seven words and two sentences that will change your life and your relationships for the better.
Robert Clark Nelson, a church-planting pastor, died April 19. He was 97.
Mothers are not generally regarded as warriors. However, the Bible describes some mothers who fought in a hand-to-hand combat for their children.
Hope V. Talen, a pastor’s wife who helped plant Baptist churches throughout the Northwest and later served as a missionary, died March 14. She was 98.
David William Green, a pastor, died April 25, one day before his 80th birthday.
Breesport Baptist Church hosted the Spring Ministry Conference of the Northeast Fellowship.
The Annual Refine Ministry Conference of the Baptist Network Northwest highlighted the theme “Founded on the Word, Focused on the World.”
In hosting a Bible conference for the California state association, Westwood Baptist Church learned that hosting a conference can be more blessed than attending.
The neighborhood of Bethany Baptist Church is a favorite for local first responders to work in, because inside Bethany Baptist, they have a comfortable haven where they can rest and recharge.
Men for Christ celebrated its 20th anniversary with a three-day event at Iowa Regular Baptist Camp.
First Baptist Church held its second ever outreach to those who love hunting and the outdoors.
Tri County Baptist Church’s Spring Fling brought fun entertainment and a spiritual challenge for women in the church and community.
Calvary Baptist Church is celebrating the calling of Jack Austin as pastor.
With 13 churches represented, 80 men from Southern California gathered at Victory Ranch for the Spring Men’s Retreat.
Judy Richard, a pastor’s wife, died Aug. 13, 2017. She was 75.
Men from 14 Michigan churches attended Men Modeling the Master, a one-day seminar sponsored by the Eastern regional association of the Michigan Association of Regular Baptist Churches.
Kitty Sue Vine, a pastor’s wife, died Feb. 2. She was 95.
A DelMarVa Baptist Fellowship conference discussed the role of churches as they reach out to members of the military as well as veterans in their communities.
Because we don’t know when Jesus will return, we must always be ready. To be ready is to be faithfully working for Christ. There is no time for casualness or time-wasting. The Master is coming. We must be working.
CARROLL, Iowa—Single adults throughout Iowa came to the city of Carroll for Faith Baptist Church’s winter singles’ event. From 3:00 to 8:00 p.m., 30 men …
Meridian First Baptist Church celebrated half a century of ministry.
Grace Baptist Church welcomed Rob Tahtinen as assistant pastor.
Brown Street Baptist Church in Illinois has called Greg Linscott as pastor.
Calvary Baptist Church’s retreat for couples offered solid Biblical teaching on God’s design for the marriage.
William Franklin Graham Jr., the Baptist evangelist who preached to more than 200 million people and became one of the most notable figures of the 20th century, died on Feb. 21 in Montreat, North Carolina.
Christian leaders and their spouses came to Faith Baptist Bible College’s Refresh Conference ready to be refreshed in the Word of God through the theme “Down but Not Out: Ministering with Disappointment.”
Pastors of Regular Baptist churches across the Midwest met at Harvest New Beginnings for the annual Regional Connect Worship Conference.
Russ W. Farrell, an evangelist and pastor, died Feb. 8. He was 89.
Charles Burdette Hawkins, a pastor and minister of the gospel for over 50 years, died Feb. 9.
Preble Cobb, a missionary pastor, died Jan. 26. He was 90.
Doris Marie Leverett, a missionary, died on Jan. 15. She was 95.
Girls living in an orphanage in South Africa will have new dresses to wear, thanks to the ladies of Unadilla Forks Baptist Church.
“Responding to Mental Illness in the Church” was the topic of the recent Breakpoint monthly pastors’ gathering of the Grand Rapids Association of Regular Baptist Churches.
Robert E. Allen, former interim president of Clarks Summit University, died Jan. 27.
Willard Read Benedict, a missionary and pastor, died Jan. 19. He was 87.
How we communicate matters. When it comes to communication, there are clear benefits of having in-person conversations over emailing and texting.
At its second annual Bible conference, First Baptist Church taught how the redemptive story of Scripture applies to daily life.
Ministry leaders in California enjoyed a Christian Workers Retreat at Wonder Valley Resort.
After 45 years of ministry, Ron Burnet has retired from the pastorate, having most recently served as pastor of Crosstown Baptist Church, Silvis, Illinois.