For members of the congregation, the news that their church led 30 people on a mission trip last week to New York City in the middle of the COVID-19 crisis could have seemed a little shocking.
The Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) announced Tues. Mar. 24, that it has canceled its annual meeting in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s the first time in 75 years that the SBC’s annual meeting will not be held, the convention’s news service Baptist Press (BP) reported.
Worship services in drive-in movies is not a new idea. Televangelist Robert Schuller built a ministry empire with this practice as its cornerstone. But it’s an old idea that’s become new again as pastors across the country wrestle with how ...
In response to growing concerns over the spread of the coronavirus, the Southern Baptist Convention’s International Mission Board (IMB) released a statement on Monday, Mar. 9, recommending that churches hold off on any overseas mission trip plans through April 30.