Under the leadership of its new pastor, Tommy Turner, First Baptist Church of Paris, Texas, saw 30 people make professions of faith in a recent outreach effort that took church members beyond church walls into the surrounding community.
There are not many people in this world today who choose to go above and beyond. Those young men blessed my wife and, in the process, me. I’m reminded of Jesus’ words: “If anyone forces you to go one mile, go with them two miles” (Matthew 5.41). I’ve heard it said that the first mile is the trial mile; the second mile is the smile mile. The first mile you do because you’re obligated. The second mile comes from your heart.
Children lead one of their own to Jesus.
An Altar Call Report of a different sort: Read how four students won more than 60 people to Christ while on mission in Lampa, Peru.
There is more than one reason that the traditional Vacation Bible School closes with Family Night. For one family, that night held eternal import.