The New NAMB: Part 1 Is It Working? And How Would You Know?

April 18, 2017
Dr. Will McRaney
Founder, The Church
Strengthening Network

At the 2016 SBC Annual Meeting in St. Louis, North American Mission Board President Kevin Ezell presented a video report entitled It Is Working. The “It” he referenced was the New NAMB strategy of “increasing the amount of its resources devoted to church planting.” But is it really working? Is the post-Great Commission Resurgence New NAMB producing the results as advertised in press releases?

Before this conclusion can be reached, Southern Baptists must determine the questions to ask and the results to examine. A thorough exploration of the results based upon carefully chosen research questions must be completed at this critical time in the life of our country, the SBC, and the New NAMB. 

Continue reading

Faith In the Workplace

April 17, 2017


By Dr. Ronnie Floyd, Senior Pastor

Cross Church, Northwest Arkansas

One of the greatest opportunities afforded to followers of Jesus Christ in America is the ability to live out our faith in the workplace. At least 140 million Americans regularly enter the workplace. Continue reading

Title or Testimony

April 14, 2017

By Walker Moore
Awestar Ministries 

There are two things a person can strive for on this side of eternity: a title or a testimony. The difference between the two is very simple. A title is what a person has achieved; a testimony is what God does in and through a person. A title will go to the grave with you, and a testimony will become your legacy and live well beyond your earthly life. Just remember: Pharaoh had a title; Moses had a testimony. Continue reading