Professor installed into evangelism chair preaches, practices ‘Everyday Evangelism’

October 13th, 2014 By: Rob Collingsworth

FORT WORTH—Matt Queen, assistant professor of evangelism at Southwestern Baptist Theological Sem [...]

City of Houston ordered to submit response to petition rejection

October 10th, 2014 By: Bonnie Pritchett

The Texas Supreme Court has ordered the City of Houston to justify its rejection of thousands of signa [...]

Harvest America presents gospel to sold-out crowd at American Airlines Center in Dallas

October 10th, 2014 By: Rob Collingsworth

A sold-out crowd of 19,000 crowded the American Airlines Center Aug. 5 for the third-annual Harvest Am [...]

Marketplace Ministries sees workplace as mission field

October 8th, 2014 By: Keith Collier

DALLAS—As the first and only Marketplace Ministries chaplain in 1984, Gil Stricklin started the [...]


SBTC DR chainsaw teams immediately deploy to Waco

October 9th, 2014 / By: Jane Rodgers

Waco—Thunderstorms and high winds blasted Waco the evening of Oct. 2, uprooting trees, cutting electricity, collapsing roofs and setting homes ablaze, the Waco Tribune reported. Even as the storm struck Waco, SBTC DR volunteers actively monitored the we [...]

New, free ‘Texas Missions for Kids’ curriculum available online

September 8th, 2014 / By: Sharayah Colter | Staff Writer

With this summer’s launch of Texas Missions for Kids, the Southern Baptists of Texas challenges two myths: to engage in missions, people have to leave the country and that those “people” must be adults.Texas Missions for Kids, a new resource developed by SBTC staff, discards those ideas and instead teaches kids that mission opportunities abound in Texas and they can join the work [...]

Confident Christianity Conference features Norman Geisler

September 8th, 2014 / By: Sharayah Colter | Staff Writer

Registration is open for the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention’s Confident Christianity Conference, which will be held at Fort Worth’s Southcliff Baptist Church, Sept. 19-20. The annual apologetics conference, now in its third year, has evangelism at its core and seeks to equip Christians to share and defend their faith. Bruno Molina, SBTC ministry associate, says a panel discussio [...]

Bible Conference follows ‘Rend the Heavens’ theme

August 29th, 2014 / By: Tammi Reed Ledbetter | Managing Editor

FORT WORTH—“Rend the Heavens,” based on Isaiah 64:1-4, is the theme for the Nov. 9-10 pre-convention Bible Conference to be held in MacGorman Chapel of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth. Conference president Michael Dean, pastor of Travis Avenue Baptist Church in Fort Worth, is anxious to see participants “join together in seeking God in his Word and i [...]