Groundwork laid by CBF pastor and Shaw, Miss., native Jason Coker enabled youth from Houston's South Main Baptist Church to host a VBS program that many credit for helping bridge a racial gap in the impoverished and segregated town.
With Congress planning to recess Aug. 5 before addressing budget sequestration, Christian leaders issued a reminder that lawmakers must make hungry and poor people a priority as they consider the nation’s fiscal challenges.
A McCreary County family is the eighth chosen to benefit from Kentucky Baptist Fellowship's Extreme Build project that builds low-cost homes in Kentucky's poorest county.
Each year Texas Baptists observe Mother’s Day with an offering to help mothers in need put food on their tables.
Acting against predatory lending is both biblical and Baptist.
Gordon Cosby, visionary founder of a Washington, D.C., church known for social activism, has died.
Sometimes a call to ministry takes an unexpected turn.
A $7.7 million grant will boost operations of Good Shepherd Ministries, an arm of First Baptist, Oklahoma City.