Supreme Court ruling allows Texas abortion clinics to reopen

October 21st, 2014 By: Bonnie Pritchett

A lawsuit challenging abortion regulations in Texas is being fast-tracked through the appeals process [...]

Creamer envisions students who transform culture

October 21st, 2014 By: Dwayne Hastings

DALLAS––If anyone left the inauguration service of Barry Creamer as president of Criswell College [...]

City of Houston revises subpoena but not enough, ADF says

October 17th, 2014 By: Bonnie Pritchett

HOUSTON – On Friday City Attorney Dave Feldman struck the word “sermons” from a subpoena orderin [...]

SWBTS professor holds classroom dialogue with Evangelicals for Marriage Equality co-founder

October 17th, 2014 By: Keith Collier

FORT WORTH—Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary ethics professor Evan Lenow recognized the risk [...]


Seoul Baptist Church pastor to be nominated for SBTC vice president

October 30th, 2014 / By: Keith Collier

Bart Barber, pastor of First Baptist Church in Farmersville, announced Oct 29 that he will nominate Sookwan Lee, pastor of Seoul Baptist Church in Houston, to serve as vice president of the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention. [...]

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 [...]