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    Why we must send more missionaries of color

    August 1, 2019

    Perspectives

    RICHMOND, Va. – I grew up in historically black churches. I planted an inner-city church. Now I pastor a multi-ethnic congregation, and I work with planters in urban communities around the world. But I only know one black missionary serving on the...

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    The triumph and tragedy of the past 50 years

    August 1, 2019

    Perspectives

    There is a time in all of our lives in which we gain a conscious awareness of our existence.

    It comes at different ages for different people. One of my most vivid memories from the early years of my life took place on July 20, 1969 – the occasion...

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    Cartoon - August 1, 2019

    August 1, 2019

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    How does the Bible describe a good parent?

    August 1, 2019

    Perspectives

    Proverbs 31:10-31 portrays a “wife of noble character” (v. 10). Totaling 22 verses, it’s constructed as an acrostic, in which each verse uses a subsequent letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Poets used acrostics for three reasons: 1) memorization, 2)...

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    When Satan tested Camp Siloam

    August 1, 2019

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    On June 22, Satan entered heaven and asked God if he could test the summer staff at Camp Siloam. God granted permission for Satan to test the staff, but He told Satan that there were two conditions: 1) He couldn’t harm anyone, and 2) He couldn’t...

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    Retirement withdrawal changes

    August 1, 2019

    Perspectives

    Generally, if you have an Individual Retirement Account (IRA) or retirement plan account (collectively referred to hereafter as “retirement account”) under the current law, you must begin taking withdrawals from those accounts when you attain the...

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    Arkansas Baptist "appeal team"

    July 23, 2019

    Perspectives

    "Business as usual” for those of us in leadership in the Kingdom of God is not an acceptable approach. Only a special work of God in our churches and society can reverse the trends that are so alarming today. The word most fitting for most...

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    Cartoon - July 18, 2019

    July 18, 2019

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    The historical Jesus - Part 6

    July 18, 2019

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    Would you die for a lie? By that I mean, would you give up your life for something you knew was false? I think most folks would say, “No!” Few people would not knowingly and willingly surrender their lives for a lie. So if the apostles of Jesus –...

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