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  • 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

  • Fire in the Wilderness: Giving Our Bodies to Kelly Gissendaner


    ​In February of 1997, Kelly Gissendaner orchestrated the brutal murder of her husband Doug in Gwinnett County, Georgia. Sentenced to die in 1998, Gissendaner's appeals process is about to run out. Barring a miracle, Gi More Info

  • Lenten Reflections by Ministry Partners: Lent 1 by Taryn Deaton


    My three-year-old niece refers to being naked as “being in the body” (as in, “Aunt Taryn, why is he (shirtless man) in the body?”). Everyone in our family thinks this is hilarious and no one knows where she learned it. Secretly, we all hope she never learn More Info

  • Voices: Bear One Another’s Burden by Leah Knox


    I confess that, in my line of work as a chaplain, I’ve been pretty good at one of these scriptural commands — and often to the point of neglecting the other entirely. More Info

  • Fire in the Wilderness: The Ashes of Rodney Reed by Jeff Hood


    "Remember that you are dust, and to dust you shall return." More Info

  • Lenten Reflections by Ministry Partners: Ash Wednesday by Helms Jarrell


    We all laughed at the clip from The Daily Show. The video ended, laughter settled, but something within me couldn’t let go of what I heard. Most memorable were Donald Trump’s thoughts on immigration: “ … people are just walking across the border... It is s More Info