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CSBC Baptism Sunday

FRESNO (CSBC) — May 31 — “Pentecost Sunday” — has been designated as Baptism Sunday for California Southern Baptist Convention. Churches are encouraged to baptize …

Harold Brown is this year's El Cajon Citizen of the Year!

Each year El Cajon's civic, service, and fraternal organizations select the El Cajon "Citizen of the Year" from the many people in El Cajon who contribute to El Cajon through years of volunteer civic …

The Hidden Truth Behind Bivocational Ministry

Contrary to popular misconceptions, bivocational ministry is far less valued, but far more common and far more work than most really understand.  …

San Diego Symphony's waterfront 'The Shell' gets opening date

"The Shell" concert venue will open at Embarcadero Marina Park South for its inaugural season on July 10, according to the symphony. ...
Discipleship

Teach Women’s Bible Study Responsibly Teaching a passage of Scripture to those who have studied it is far more demanding than teaching one to those who have not. My hope is that by giving …

4016. That’s the number of pieces in the Lego set my son and I are building. It’s called the Death Star, and it’s even more epic than I anticipated. He saved his money for a long …
OverComing 8 Common Barriers to Church Renewal Most churches encounter barriers in one of these Eight Common Areas at some point in their story: Prayer, Preaching, Evangelism, Discipleship, …
3 Essentials to Building Gospel Community This past Sunday, we had our second of three equipping classes focused on our core values of Gospel Enjoyment, Intentional Community …
Looking for creative prayer ideas for small group time? It is Tuesday evening, your small group has gathered, you have had some supper, opened up about what is happening in your lives, read and …
Baptist Life

After 41 years in the priesthood, Father Eduard Perrone wasn't prepared for the hellfire that tore through his parish last summer: He was accused of molesting an altar boy decades earlier, and ousted …

Fr. Staley-Joyce’s full story reads, “Just had a middle-of-the-night summons to the hospital for a dying person, and it proved a nice illustration of the existence of guardian angels: “My phone …
Fr. James Martin, S.J., avers that his advocacy does not challenge Catholic doctrine on homosexuality. He has made a point of publishing an essay delineating Church teaching on the subject. I am …
Although the recent sex-abuse scandals in the Church have shaken the faithful and have caused many to question its authority and teachings on celibacy in the priesthood, there are men who see the …
Pope Francis said Wednesday that a meek Christian is not weak, but defends his faith and controls his temper. “The meek person is not accommodating, but is a disciple of Christ who has learned to …