2017 KNCSB Annual is now on line

2017 KNCSB Annual is now on line

The 2017 KNCSB Annual has been posted here on the KNCSB website. In the past KNCSB sent the annual to churches on a CD. It includes a list of KNCSB churches and their addresses along with a variety of other information. Download the 98-page PDF document here:...
Al Areheart retires from 12th Avenue, Emporia, Kan.

Al Areheart retires from 12th Avenue, Emporia, Kan.

“This is not good-bye. It’s ‘See you later’.” That is what Al Areheart told the congregation of 12th Avenue Baptist Church, Emporia, Kan. Areheart preached his last sermon as 12th Avenue’s pastor on Sunday, April 15. He and his wife, Connie, are retiring after nearly...
FBC, Valentine, Neb., seeks bivocational pastor

FBC, Valentine, Neb., seeks bivocational pastor

First Baptist Church, Valentine, Neb., is seeking a bivocational pastor. We are located in a county-seat ranching town of 2,800 in north-central Nebraska. The area hosts tourists, fishermen, hunters and adventure seekers, due to being located near the Niobrara...
Former Kansas pastor’s wife Melissa Murphy dies

Former Kansas pastor’s wife Melissa Murphy dies

Former Kansas pastor’s wife Melissa Murphy died on Easter in a snorkeling accident in Guam. She had served with her husband, Scott, in starting a new church in Atchison, Kan. After that they taught English in East Asia. The memorial service will be held at 3 p.m....
Chinese church in Kansas partners with Lima, Peru

Chinese church in Kansas partners with Lima, Peru

Most people wouldn’t think of Peru as being a hub of Chinese work. But there are more than a million Chinese in the country, 200,000 in Lima alone. What is missing are churches. There are only 90 known Christians among Lima’s Chinese who meet together for...
Church in Salina, Kan., seeks pastor

Church in Salina, Kan., seeks pastor

Christ the Lord Community Church, Salina, Kan., is seeking a full-time pastor. The church is located about 4 miles northwest of Webster Conference Center. See the church profile, job description and how to apply at...
Evangelism project in Brazil to be held July 11-20

Evangelism project in Brazil to be held July 11-20

Kansas-Nebraska Southern Baptists are invited to join in an evangelism project July 11-20 in Montes Claros, Brazil. The project is sponsored by International Commission which cooperates with the Southern Baptist International Mission Board. Former Kansas pastor Scott...
How to honor Yvonne Keefer’s missions legacy

How to honor Yvonne Keefer’s missions legacy

By Nikki Riley Yvonne Keefer’s “Missions for Life” journey began with parents who taught her that love leads to action. She trusted Jesus at a young age, learning that God’s love is for the nations. While serving as BSU Director at the University of Kansas and as...
Campers on Mission announce 2018 work projects

Campers on Mission announce 2018 work projects

Every year members of Kansas-Nebraska Campers on Mission contribute hundreds of volunteer hours to camps and other Christian organizations. Several COM members spent the winter working at Texas Baptist Encampment, Palacios, Texas. The Kansas-Nebraska Campers on...
Cooperation is needed to reach rural areas

Cooperation is needed to reach rural areas

By Doug Lee Evangelical churches were urged to work together to reach rural America. The recent Rural Leadership Conference drew several participants from Kansas-Nebraska Southern Baptist churches. It was held at Wheatland Conference Center, Flagler, Colo. Here is a...
Responses to Compensation Survey due by May 31

Responses to Compensation Survey due by May 31

The biennial SBC Church Compensation Survey is underway. It is sponsored by KNCSB, GuideStone Financial Resources and LifeWay Christian Resources. The survey takes less than 10 minutes to complete. Go to http://www.guidestone.org/CompensationSurvey Customized reports...