Category: Front Page Posts

For Whom was the Temple Curtain Torn?


The temple curtain was torn from top to bottom by the hand of God at the moment of the death of our Savior. For that reason, a question on the intent of the atonement as it relates to the torn curtain is not far-fetched.

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FBC Oxford, Miss., ongoing race relations


Robinson, the pastor at Second Baptist, said that if more churches with racist pasts followed First Baptist’s lead, hearts of lost African Americans might open to the Gospel.

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Church Discipline Requires a Tender Heart: Love, Not Legalism

Ronnie Rogers is senior pastor of Trinity Baptist Church in Norman, Okla.

If the attitude of those implementing discipline is not right, then what God designed to be a beautiful act of selfless love is transformed into an ugly act of power, even if all the other instructions are followed to the letter.

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Is Remorse for Killing Ants Salvific?

Now it's your turn to tell the world what God is doing in your church.

… he was killing some ants one day and then became very remorseful about it. He wondered if the ants were in heaven, and if he would go to hell for being a murderer. Concerned, he begged his parents to take him to church.

Carrying the Cross: too difficult to replicate


Many have been waiting to hear what the good folks at the Guinness World Records said about our climb with the cross to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro. Here is a snippet of their letter:

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