Pastor Charles Stanley to Step Down as Head Pastor of First Baptist Church

Pastor Charles Stanley to Step Down as Head Pastor of First Baptist Church Evangelist and Director of In Touch Ministries Dr. Charles Stanley is officially stepping down from his position as head pastor of First Baptist Church in Atlanta. Stanley was the head pastor of the church for almost 50 years, while also holding a leadership... Read more

Take the First Step! – Daughters of Promise – September 1

TAKE THE FIRST STEP!So Abraham rose early in the morning, saddled his donkey, and took two of his young men with him, and his son Isaac. And he cut the wood for the burnt offering and arose and went to the place of which God had told him. Genesis 22:3I am a worrier. I admit... Read more

Millions of Kids Wont Be at School This Fall. Christians Can Step Up to Serve.

This week California announced that the 20202021 school year will start online for several of its most populous counties. Many such announcements will likely be made across the country. For millions of Americans, the prospect of their kids doing school at home this fall presents yet another unprecedented challenge. When I served in the military,... Read more

Local Pakistani Christians step up when foreign missionaries leave – Mission Network News

Pakistan (MNN) — Two things are true of the Pakistani Church. First, locals are more open than ever to the Gospel message. Second, there are fewer and fewer foreign missionaries there to answer the call for answers. According to Jonathan, a Christian worker focused in Pakistan, local interest in the Gospel partly stems from a... Read more

Podcast: A First Step toward Racial Reconciliation (Mark Vroegop)

This article is part of the The Crossway Podcast series. Lament as a First Step In this episode, Mark Vroegop, author of Weep with Me: How Lament Opens the Door for Racial Reconciliation, discusses the challenge of racial reconciliation and how the biblical practice of lament offers Christians from different backgrounds a common language for... Read more

Bishops join in criticism of Cummings amid calls to step down over lockdown travel

Top aide Dominic Cummings(Photo: Reuters)Church of England bishops have added their voices to a string of criticism against Dominic Cummings after he allegedly breached self-isolation rules to travel to the north-east of England. The Prime Minister is under increasing pressure to fire the senior aide over claims that he travelled 260 miles to Durham to see... Read more

Willow Creek’s Seek for a New Pastor Has Taken a Step Again | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] Willow Creek Neighborhood Church has been with no senior pastor since Heather Larson and Steve Carter stepped down amidst the bungling of misconduct allegations in opposition to founding pastor Invoice Hybels. Since then, the church has been on a really public seek for a brand new pastor  one which seems to be... Read more

India takes one step nearer to turning into a Hindu state – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] India (MNN) Reinforcing the muse beneath a nationwide anti-conversion legislation, India now desires international workers members of nonprofits to signal affidavits promising they won't have interaction in non secular conversion. This newest transfer instantly connects to the Foreigners Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA), which pressured Compassion Worldwide out of India two years in the past.... Read more