MARYLAND/DELAWARE BAPTISTS

Classifieds

Pastor of Student Ministries — Covenant Church, in Shepherdstown, West Virginia is seeking a pastor of student ministries who will

Maryland/Delaware Roundup, July 11, 2019

“You will seek me and find me when you search for me with all your heart,” Jeremiah 29:13 Arkansas mission

Maryland/Delaware Roundup, July 5, 2019

“Therefore, fear the Lord and worship Him in sincerity and truth. Get rid of the gods your fathers worshiped beyond

Nat’l CP 2.80% over YTD budget projection

by Baptist Press Staff NASHVILLE (BP) — Contributions to Southern Baptist Convention national and international missions and ministries received by

Maryland/Delaware Roundup June 20, 2019

“Those who look to Him are radiant with joy; their faces will never be ashamed”. Psalm 34:5 International Puppet Group shares

FATHER’S DAY: Rise up, O men of God

By Jim Richards GRAPEVINE, Texas (BP) — This Father’s Day is a little more special. Our son is now a

Maryland/Delaware Roundup, June 13, 2019

“For I passed on to you as most important what I also received: that Christ died for our sins according

Classifieds

Free church pews — Freedom Church Baltimore has 30 free church pews available. Contact joseph@freedomchurchbaltimore.org for more information. Senior Pastor

BCM/D

Demetra Bennett joins BCM/D staff as church services support assistant

By Sharon Mager COLUMBIA, Md. — Demetra Bennett serves as an assistant to the church services support team, ensuring initiatives

Nathaniel Walters succeeds Blake Hardcastle as BCM/D Collegiate Ministry Consultant

By Sharon Mager NEWARK, De. — Nathaniel Walters serves as Baptist Convention of Maryland/Delaware (BCM/D) Collegiate Ministry Consultant, and as

Alex Bouffard joins BCM/D staff as communications manager

By Sharon Mager COLUMBIA, Md. — Alex Bouffard serves as the Baptist Convention of Maryland/Delaware (BCM/D) communications manager, overseeing the

Medical volunteers needed for SEND Relief mobile clinics headed to Maryland/Delaware churches

By Sharon Mager COLUMBIA, Md. — The Baptist Convention of Maryland/Delaware (BCM/D) will host the North American Mission Board (NAMB)

Classifieds 5/16/19

Senior Pastor — South County Community Church seeks a full-time lead/senior pastor. The church is a small congregation of 50

CLASSIFIEDS

Senior Pastor — South County Community Church seeks a full-time lead/senior pastor. The church is a small congregation of 50

Classifieds

Senior Pastor — South County Community Church seeks a full-time lead/senior pastor. The church is a small congregation of 50

Preaching Roundtable Conferences offered from April to August throughout Maryland/Delaware

Plan now to participate in BCM/D’s “Preaching Roundtable.” You’ll hear from nationally respected preaching leaders who will teach and facilitate

SBC

Storm could become ‘crescendo moment’ in Louisiana

by Brandon Elrod & Baptist Message Staff NEW ORLEANS (BP) — Southern Baptist Disaster Relief is preparing an initial response

Nat’l CP 2.80% over YTD budget projection

by Baptist Press Staff NASHVILLE (BP) — Contributions to Southern Baptist Convention national and international missions and ministries received by

Sutherland Springs finds healing through VBS

by Joy Allmond SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (BP) — When First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs kicked off their annual Vacation

MOTHER’S DAY: Priorities & joys

By Autumn Wall INDIANAPOLIS (BP) — As a mom of three kids under the age of 6, I shift from

#SBC19: A year’s vision recapped toward more advance

by J.D. Greear BIRMINGHAM, Ala., (BP) — Last year, after accepting the nomination for presidency of the SBC, I laid

Acteens celebrates 50 years

by Drew Elizabeth Rushing BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (BP) — This year, Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU) celebrates the 50th anniversary of Acteens,

Study: Relationship building good, more discipleship needed

by Aaron Earls NASHVILLE (BP) — Building relationships with other believers seems to come naturally to Protestant churchgoers. But a

MOTHER’S DAY: A permanent exhortation

By Sarah Dixon Young FORT TOTTEN, N.D. (BP) — “What is on your shirt?” “Um, permanent marker.” Every mother hates

WORLD

Refugee connects with Arab evangelist on social media

by Madeline Arthington EUROPE (BP) -- Brahim*, now living in a European refugee camp, left his North African country in

Praying for more believers they don’t know

by Caroline Anderson SOUTHEAST ASIA (BP) — They love hearing about baptisms of people they don’t know. News of strangers

A short survey of Biblical apologetics

By Dan DeWitt The modern apologist stands on the shoulders of faithful Christians from previous generations. That is because apologetics

Open Doors: Christian persecution up 14% worldwide

by Diana Chandler WASHINGTON (BP) — The number of Christians suffering high to extremely high persecution is 14 percent more

Be missional in the marketplace this holiday season

by Aaron Wilson NASHVILLE (BP) — Five years ago around this time of year, I was on my phone scrolling

‘Much prayer,’ ‘much power’ after synagogue massacre

by Diana Chandler PITTSBURGH (BP) — Pastor John Freeman walked into the local Jewish Community Center hours after the Oct.

2017-18 Lottie Moon offering nears $159 million

by Julie McGowan RICHMOND, Va. (BP) — In the 100th anniversary since Southern Baptists named their global mission offering in

Southern Baptist churches send 66 new missionaries to the nations

By Julie McGowan  RICHMOND, Virginia—Southern Baptists celebrated the sending of 66 new international missionaries on Wednesday, Sept. 26, at Grove Avenue

CURATED

Kicking Church to the Curb?

By Brian Moss “Say Wally.” “Yeah, Beaver.” “Can I borrow your tie for church?” “Sure Beav. Just hurry it up

Rainer shares tips on church hospitality

By Joy Allmond NASHVILLE (BP) — Church members think of themselves as a welcoming bunch — but they tend to

10 resolutions for missions in the New Year

By Chuck Lawless RICHMOND, Va. (BP) — It’s a new year — a time when many of us make resolutions.

What Are We to Make of President Trump’s Transgender Ban for the Military

By Brian Sandifer President Trump is no stranger to controversy. This was true long before he became our nation’s 45th