Joy is experienced in numerous ways, but few things awaken joy like seeing someone cross from death to life after hearing the gospel of Jesus Christ, writes Josh Reed.
Several years ago, a close relative asked my wife and me to care for her child. The boyfriend had gone to prison, and child services would soon intervene to take the child. In order to...
Many churches will recognize Jan. 21 as Sanctity of Human Life Sunday. As believers, we are called to be a voice for the powerless, writes Milton A. Hollifield Jr.
Matt Carter, pastor of preaching and vision at The Austin Stone Community Church in Austin, Texas, invites you to the 2018 N.C. Baptist Disciple-Making Conference, scheduled for Tuesday,...
With the start of a New Year, this month’s resources focus on spiritual growth which include aids for Bible reading, prayer, fasting, family devotions and more.
Commitment may not seem like an exciting subject, but it’s more powerful than we think. Pastoral Ministries Consultant Eddie Thompson shares some helpful insights about commitment and the...
In the process of making New Year’s resolutions and setting goals, have you ever stopped to consider the goals that God may have for your life?
Before we turn the page to 2018, here's a look back at some of the top stories from 2017 from among North Carolina Baptists.
GuideStone Financial Resources has announced changes to protection coverage offered to qualified participants in the Church Retirement Plan that take effect Jan. 1, 2018.
Pastor Greg Mathis challenged graduates of Fruitland Baptist Bible College during winter commencement exercises on Friday, Dec. 15.
What do Catholic, Reformed and Baptist theologians have in common? That question may sound like the beginning of a bad joke, but theologians from those three traditions gathered Nov. 6 to...
Thanks to a free resource called “52 Sundays,” churches can pray for missionaries serving all around the world every week of the year.
N.C. Baptist leader Milton Hollifield reflects on Isaiah 9:6 and what this one verse of Scripture teaches us about the Christ whose birth we celebrate at Christmas.
The annual Disciple-Making Conference will feature a special emphasis on training and equipping in practical aspects of disciple-making in the realms of the home, church and world.
The seventh annual Coats for the City event was described by one pastor as “an opportunity for us not just to give them a coat, but also to confess our hope in who Jesus is.”
The churches of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina reached a major milestone in September by engaging an unprecedented 50 college campuses with the gospel of Jesus Christ.
While Christmas is considered a time to be merry and full of good cheer, many experience more grief than joy during this season. Yana Conner shares three ways to have an authentic Christmas.
Christmas is a special time of year that affords families the opportunity to use creative ways to point children and others to Christ.
The national goal for this year’s Lottie Moon Christmas Offering is $160 million, and 100 percent of everything given goes directly to support the missionaries serving all around the world.
This month’s resources include a focus on missions with aids to pray for missionaries throughout 2018 and resources for the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering.