“Bible engagement” is a popular phrase in some circles, but what does it mean? And why is it important? (Just in case you were wondering, Bible engagement does not refer to the betrothal of  Mary to Joseph we read about in Scripture.) Full Story »

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On July 9-16, nineteen Texas Baptists will strengthen the partnership between the Texas Baptist Hunger Offering and Matthew House, refugee ministry in Ottawa, Toronto, and Ft. Erie, Canada, through hands-on ministry in these three locations. Pray for these mission travelers as they: Full Story »

lady justice

CLC holds Death Penalty Discussion and Film Screening at Baptist University of the Americas
On January 30th and 31st the CLC partnered with the Baptist University of the Americas and Texas Campaign to Abolish the Death Penalty to host a film screening and panel discussion on capital punishment in Texas. The CLC was joined by Rev. Carroll Pickett, former chaplain to inmates on Huntsville’s death row, subject of the powerful documentary “At the Death House Door” and author of “Within These Walls.” Full Story »

all you need is love

The word Love is used for almost EVERYTHING!

I LOVE those cute shoes I just bought on sale. I LOVE the chocolate cheesecake that my mother makes me for each birthday. I LOVE my sweet, precious husband. I LOVE my family. I LOVE using my Mac computer. I LOVE Jesus. I LOVE a good run on a beautiful day. Full Story »

texas fires

Assist with the largest wildfire recovery in Texas history this spring break. Full Story »


Texas Baptists are pledging their support to Canadian Baptists through gifts from the Texas Baptist Hunger Offering. Full Story »

church loan

The Baptist Church Loan Corporation, the nation’s largest Baptist owned and operated, non-profit church loan provider, now is offering its services to congregations in Mississippi, the third state where it is seeking to help churches grow as they share the gospel. Full Story »