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  • Fire in the Wilderness: Thank You, a Prayer in Crisis by Jeff Hood


    The natural birth of Lucas was amazing. Madeleine was a little slower to make her appearance. Emily was experiencing contraction after contraction and nothing was happening. After close to four hours, I noticed something dripping on the floor. I don't know More Info

  • Voices: Our Weary Years, by Elijah Zehyoue


    Last month at the National Prayer Breakfast, President Obama cautioned against judging all of Islam for the evils of a few by reminding us of the evils that some American Christians have committed.[1] More Info

  • Lenten Reflections by Ministry Partners: Lent 3 by Clayton Davis


    The story of Jesus “Cleansing the Temple” appears in all four gospels, but it is John’s account that most significantly influences the meta-gospel I carry around in my mind. Matthew, Mark, and Luke tell the story as part of passion week, intertwining it wi More Info

  • Celebrating 25 Years of Ministry Partnerships: Part Three


    As we hear the stories from friends living abroad during our gathering April 17-19 in Atlanta, we will have an obligation to listen. Listening, however, is a skill that can be both difficult and dangerous. American actor, director, screenwriter, and author More Info

  • Like a Tree: A Sermon Delivered at FIBAC Annual Meeting


    Like a Tree A sermon delivered by Paula Clayton Dempsey and Jason Smith Then a shoot will sprout from the stump of Jesse; from Jesse’s roots, a branch will blossom: The Spirit of YHWH will rest on you — a spirit of wisdom and understanding, a spirit of More Info

  • Blessing through Partnership with Fraternity of Baptist Churches of Cuba


    Bendice lo que vamos a comer, Señor! This lively musical offering, punctuated with percussive taping on the table, became the refrain of — and the framework for — two weeks in Cuba visiting Iglesia Bautista “Clara Rodés,” seeking God’s blessing on the foo More Info