Initiatives – California Southern Baptist Convention

Resources – Initiatives

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…

52 Sundays is a downloadable resource to help your church better understand missions and stewardship. Each Sunday’s materials include graphical slides of the missionary in the story and PDF versions of the missionary stories. These resources can be used in many ways: Share with the congregation during the worship service. Distribute them to the Prayer…

52 Sundays is a downloadable resource to help your church better understand missions and stewardship. Each Sunday’s materials include graphical slides of the missionary in the story and PDF versions of the missionary stories. These resources can be used in many ways: Share with the congregation during the worship service. Distribute them to the Prayer…

In his book, A History of Retirement, William Graebner tells the story of the brilliant medical professor, William Osler, who, upon his reluctant leave from John Hopkins hospital, gave what is now known as “The Osler Valedictory.” Now, I have endured numerous graduation addresses in my tenure as a University Board member, but The Osler…

52 Sundays is a downloadable resource to help your church better understand missions and stewardship. Each Sunday’s materials include graphical slides of the missionary in the story and PDF versions of the missionary stories. These resources can be used in many ways: Share with the congregation during the worship service. Distribute them to the Prayer…

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…

52 Sundays is a downloadable resource to help your church better understand missions and stewardship. Each Sunday’s materials include graphical slides of the missionary in the story and PDF versions of the missionary stories. These resources can be used in many ways: Share with the congregation during the worship service. Distribute them to the Prayer…

52 Sundays is a downloadable resource to help your church better understand missions and stewardship. Each Sunday’s materials include graphical slides of the missionary in the story and PDF versions of the missionary stories. These resources can be used in many ways: Share with the congregation during the worship service. Distribute them to the Prayer…

California Southern Baptist Convention is excited to announce a new counseling/coaching support resource to ministry leaders of cooperating CSBC churches. Full Strength Network was created by Brotherhood Mutual Insurance Company to come alongside leaders for Christian counseling and support. For a limited time, CSBC and Brotherhood Mutual are offering 350 paid ministry leaders a free,…