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  • Featured History Leadership

    The Old Independent Baptist

    Recently I wrote an article called The New Independent Baptist. The response was warm and wonderful. Ministry leaders ranging from newly minted college-graduates to long-established veteran pastors contacted me with kind…

  • Christian Living Featured Missions

    Gangster Gospel

      I was craving tacos. It was after 10:00pm on a Tuesday evening and I had just finished a nearly 3-hour conversation with someone about baptism and church membership. They were…

  • Featured Missions travel

    A Baptism in India

    It was a rural village. When Heather and I arrived in the farming community about 25 miles outside of the municipal town of Salur, it seemed the entire village was on…