mission

Southern Baptist Convention’s focus on mission recalls history of promoting white dominance

Rocked by controversies, dwindling numbers and internal divisions, the Southern Baptist Convention will meet for its annual meeting on June 15 under the banner: “We Are Great Commission Baptists.” The...

In Nigeria, this man is on a mission to promote peace

In the last couple of years, Nigeria, Africa’s most populous country, has attracted national and international headlines for violence perpetrated by the terrorist group Boko Haram or other crimi...

The pandemic slowed down Mercer on Mission but a $10 million gift is powering the future

“Coddiwomple,” Craig McMahan says, pretty much describes Mercer on Mission as it emerges from the COVID-19 pandemic. “It’s a word that means to move purposely toward an unknown or vague destination, a...

His mission is to ‘change the biographies’ of at-risk youth

Gary Ivory’s work is to “change the biographies” of at-risk and high-risk youth in 30 states. “We are not interested in just changing behaviors but the whole trajectory of their lives,” said Ivory, ne...

Some Methodist churches finding greater mission results with simplified governance

If there’s an aspect of church life that United Methodists love more than a potluck supper, it’s structure. After all, John Wesley — who imbibed structure as a means of discipleship from his mother, S...

Samuel Morris | The African Mission to North America | Full Movies | Elijah J Tarpeh

Samuel Morris | The African Mission to North America | Full Movies | Elijah J Tarpeh Samuel Morris, African Missionary to North America features interviews with historians, authors and representatives...