The Medinah Country Club just northwest of Chicago was the site of this yearís Ryder Cup on Sept. 25-30. The Cup, often called the Super Bowl of golf, is a biennial golf competition between teams from Europe and the United States.
The 100-acre northern California campus of Golden Gate Seminary is located in one of the most picturesque and strategic settings imaginable. It is situated atop a hummock only seven miles north of the Golden Gate Bridge and overlooks the San Francisco Bay.
Fred Luter Jr. pledged to work with all Southern Baptist Convention entities to accomplish their Kingdom goals in his first presidential address to the SBC Executive Committee Sept. 17 in Nashville, TN.
He was sitting in a red pickup truck in the parking lot when NAMB missionary Eric Hammond arrived for work at Hillcrest Ministry Resource Center in Columbus. He wasnít a member of any local church yet, he told Hammond. He'd recently moved to town and visited several churches. One of those churches held a missions fair and there the man heard about the food ministry at the center.
I had the privilege of going to London during the recent Olympic Games. I didnít go to see the games or interview the athletes, but to share my faith and report back to you what some Georgia Baptists were doing to impact London with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Hopefully, you have had a chance to read that story in the August 9th edition of The Christian Index.
The pornography industry has had another STD scare in its ranks. No one should be surprised. Its mistreatment of the human body and complete disregard for human dignity is bound to lead to the destruction of those who engage in it.
The Open Door By J. Robert White, Executive Director GBC Published October 4, 2012
Georgia Baptists are blessed in our ministries throughout the state by many congregations of differing ethnic backgrounds. One such congregation is First India Baptist Church in Decatur, Georgia where Pastor Avinash Raiborde has served as senior pastor since 1991.