January 2021


Devotional: What do we do now?


With all that is going around in our world right now, I cannot help but think, “What do we do now?” Here are some scriptures you may find comforting, encouraging, and hopeful...

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Upcoming Celebration of Life Worship Service seeks to celebrate the sanctity of life


"...we want to have a positive message and show how people can support and encourage and celebrate lives.”...

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TBM looking for Dallas COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Volunteers


“This is the perfect opportunity for a group of friends, Bible Study group or individual to make a difference in these difficult days...

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Second round of PPP available to churches


The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) has been reopened by the U.S. Small Business Administration to provide additional loans to nonprofit organizations, including churches, impacted by the COVID-19 crisis...

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Texas Baptists welcomes Ralph S. Emerson as new Cooperative Program Associate Director


"His unique talents and experience will help us expand our commitment to live out the Great Commandment to love one another and multiply our outreach in the Great Commission as we seek to win the world to Jesus Christ.”...

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Five River Ministry Missions Projects for WMU Groups


This winter, consider participating in one of these five Texas Baptists River Ministry projects. All of the projects can be completed at home or in a group setting with social distancing...

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Go Now Missions trip leads to salvation at Mission Arlington


"You may never know who you have touched or what seeds you have planted or watered...

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A small church’s guide to making a big impact in their community


“If you are faithful in the little He will be faithful in the lots”...

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Guía para una iglesia pequeña hacer un gran impacto en su comunidad


"Si se es fiel en lo poco, Él será fiel en lo mucho...

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Your Mary Hill Davis Offering Gifts At Work in Columbia


As a Go Now Missionary serving with the homeless in Colombia, I was touched by the fact that God is still at work even during some of the lowest moments in life. This experience helped reconfirm to me that Jesus is the only Savior and the only one who can satisfy the needs of this world...

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We Continue To Learn To Depend On Him


My name is Vanessa Lerma, I’m a River Ministry Missionary in the Rio Grande Valley and our mission is to share His love. Isaiah 41:10 reminds me that He is with us, He is our God, He will strengthen us, help us, and we are in His hand. They need to hear the good news, they need Him, they need His love and the hope and peace that only He can give us...

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Hunger Offering ministry provides jobs, clinics and hope to communities in India


"I want to see in every village, a church...

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Staying Connected Through Facebook Groups


In 2020, people around the world have experienced an unprecedented time of separation. This time apart has not only reminded us of what’s most important, but it has also forced us to rely on a variety of tools to stay connected with our friends and loved ones. One of those tools has been Facebook Groups. ...

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Reaching Beyond The Walls


While the "c" word has brought many challenges, it has also opened new doors of opportunity to truly reach beyond the walls of the church as we make disciples who make disciples. ...

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Devotional: What's Ahead For Us?


Are you ready for God's plan for your life? In 2021, try these three things to make the most of your new year! ...

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Important issues in the upcoming 87th Legislative Session


Our political engagement extends far beyond the voting booth, and now the real work is about to begin...

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Texas Baptists welcomes Jennifer Howington as new Preschool and Children’s Ministry Specialist


“Jennifer's reputation for excellence in ministry and her relational skills are the perfect fit to lead us forward in childhood ministry among our Texas Baptist churches...

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How to Start a WMU Group At Your Church or in Your Community


In 2021, start a missions-discipleship group at your church or in your community with these eight easy steps from the 2020-2021 National WMU Missions Plan Book...

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5 ways your ministry can utilize social media to reach others for Christ


Do you ever wonder what your church, BSM or ministry could do to be more active and accessible on social media for people seeking community and the Gospel truth? ...

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