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Archive: August, 2019

Church models low-cost, replicable homeless ministry

On a vacant lot at Rolland Slade's senior pastorate Meridian Baptist Church in El Cajon, Calif., a tiny cabin is being built as an emergency, secure shelter for homeless women and children.

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Baptism Sunday, September 25

I'm challenging every Southern Baptist church to call for baptisms in services on Sept. 8, the date our SBC Executive Committee has designated as "Baptism Day" on the SBC Calendar.

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FIRST-PERSON: King of Kings

"My King ... had no predecessor and He'll have no successor. There's nobody before Him and there'll be nobody after Him"

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ERLC: Law does not include gay, transgender rights

With the cases, the high court has an opportunity to clarify a contentious sphere of law that sometimes involves the conscience rights of business owners, especially Christians, in conflict with the claims of their employees.

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Insight - September 2019

My prayer is that every pastor will take the Step Up Challenge and lead his church to join other California churches to reach and baptize more people, join in praying for and working with new churches, have more people involved in missions, and give more to the California Mission Offering to address needs in California.

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