Evangelism & Missions – California Southern Baptist Convention

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See You at the Pole is a prayer event that takes place at the flag poles of middle and high school campuses around the country on the last Wednesday of September. Here are three reasons why you should be involved or why to pray for the youth in our communities at See You at the…

Between the news, social media and water cooler conversations, I am sure you are intimately familiar with the spiritual, political, social, ethical and moral issues in our communities. These few words will focus on a solution rather than chronicling the problems. This will not be the proverbial three points and a poem/song. Actually, there is…

Campus-wide gatherings for worship continue to be distinctive of Christian Higher Education. The very formation of an institution of higher learning took root in the Middle Ages amongst Christian worshipping communities. Embedded in the disciplines of study and examination were the devotion to prayer, reading of scripture, and singing of songs to God. Emerging from…

Legal & Risk Management Guidance for Ministry Leaders on Navigating Religious Exemptions in Their Congregation, August 25, 2021. Have you had a congregant ask you for a signature to help them get a religious exemption for vaccines? If so, you’re not alone. While the topic is a touchy one, it is important that we address…

Feeding Those Who Feed Us, for eight weeks in the summer (July and August), draws California Southern Baptists together to minister to the physical and spiritual needs of migrant workers and residents of impoverished California communities, primarily in the San Joaquin Valley. Ministries to more than 20 California Migrant Centers and low-income communities include: distribution…

by Jerry McCullah I want to encourage pastors, and at the same time, plead with church members to be aware of your pastor and go beyond to see into your pastor’s heart. Check your pastor’s spiritual condition and his physical well-being often, and also that of his family. This past year and a half have been…

The church cannot experience renewal or revitalization without an active prayer culture which is alive and connected to the power of Christ and His work. It begins with the pastor-leaders and moves through the congregation setting ablaze the hearts desiring to be used of God to bring revitalization to His church. It is the work…

Train for the Dig Pack your bags and grab your gear. LifeWay’s VBS 2021 is headed to present-day Israel for Destination Dig. As junior archaeologists, kids will explore where Jesus walked and examine artifacts that bring the Bible to life. They’ll study tangible pieces of the past to learn about who Jesus is and why He came. Along the…