Choosing a church pastor- one church’s story

This is a behind the scenes general summary of the call of a Baptist church pastor in Central Texas. I want to share about this special church, Meadow Oaks Baptist Church (MOBC) in Temple, Texas. This is a dually-affiliated church (Baptist General Convention Texas -BGCT/ Texas Baptists & Cooperative Baptist Fellowship -CBF). They have been…

Letter from the Editor Baptist News Global and Baptist Women In Ministry

I was proud for the work of @baptistwomen (Baptist Women In Ministry) and the collaboration that is evident when I read this letter from the Editor of @baptistnews (Baptist News Global) just now (8 April 2022). I receive their summaries in my email on Friday, in the BNG "Friday Roundup". READ THE ARTICLE HERE. In…

#ifgathering2022 Live or Livestreamed March 4-5

Wondering why I'm not posting so much this year about the non-profit organization called IF:Gathering? Well it's because I'm taking a little break from that since this year, I'm not hosting this gathering, I'm attending- in person- in Dallas! This is exciting for me to be able to see a bit of the other side,…

BWIM blog Year W Devotional Series Epiphany IV

Check out my first blog post contribution to the ongoing blog series published by Baptist Women In Ministry (BWIM), "A Women's Lectionary for the Whole Church" by Rev Dr. Wil Gafney. "A Womenโ€™s Lectionary for the Whole Church, Year W Devotional Series, Epiphany IV" by Sejana Yoo can be read here: https://bwim.info/a-womens-lectionary-for-the-whole-church-year-w-devotional-series-epiphany-iv/ I'd love to…

Men and women serving together in the church webinar resources by Missio Alliance

An excellent 1 hour webinar titled, "Full Partners: Women and Men Serving Together in the Church" was hosted by Missio Alliance today. 30 minutes were given to briefly explore the 5 'phases' of a church transitioning from 'complementarianism' to an 'egalitarianism' model. They opened with the example of 'Bent Tree Bible Church' here in Texas…