Churches use ABCS Mother’s Day materials

More than 83 churches across Arizona utilized free Mother's Day materials provided by Arizona Baptist Children's Services & Family Ministries. The materials are provided as a service to churches to make it easy for them to honor moms. The...

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237 men gather for retreat in Williams

By Charles W. Short A total of 237 men from 17 Arizona Southern Baptist churches attended the 3rd annual Metamorphosis Men's Retreat, MMR2018, May 4-6 at Lost Canyon outside of Williams. MMR seeks to strengthen churches by strengthening the men of...

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Disaster Relief stays active in spring

By Kay Harms Not only have Arizona Southern Baptist Disaster Relief volunteers served those in the clutches of disaster in recent months, but they have also prepared to coordinate efforts with other volunteer and government agencies to assist in future...

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Crossover Dallas, Harvest America crusade proclaim Gospel

By Josie Rabbit Bingham DALLAS (BP) -- "I'm not here to talk to you about religion," pastor Greg Laurie told the crowd Sunday evening, June 10, at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, for the Crossover Dallas Harvest America crusade. "I'm here...

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Wrap-up: Greear, Pence, #MeToo draw SBC’s focus

By David Roach DALLAS (BP) -- At an annual meeting that saw what chief parliamentarian Barry McCarty called an "extra heavy volume of business" on its opening day, the Southern Baptist Convention elected J.D. Greear as convention president and heard...

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Zona Camp: It’s time for celebration

By Johanna Willett Music booms, lights flash and hundreds of teenagers jump, arms raised, voices hoarse from singing. The last night of Zona Camp deserves an all-out party. The camp's worship band, Becoming Bristol, led around 1,100 students, leaders and staff in...

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Arizonans attend national Collegiate Summit

By Margarete Nasir Collegiate campus missionaries and ministers from around Arizona gathered in May in Nashville, Tenn., with 750 college ministers at the national Collegiate Summit -- a conference so big that it is held just once every three years. Leaders...

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20 receive degrees from Gateway AZ

Gateway Seminary conferred degrees on 20 Arizona Campus graduates at its May 26 commencement ceremony. Dallas Bivins, director of the Arizona Campus, presided over the ceremony held at First Southern Baptist Church, Scottsdale. Gateway President Jeff Iorg delivered the commencement...

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