Global Hunger Sunday to be observed Aug. 28

Global Hunger Sunday to be observed Aug. 28

The last few years have witnessed world-changing events that have disrupted supply chains and limited access to food for many people. On Aug. 28 Southern Baptists will observe Global Hunger Sunday to raise support for those in need. For 44 years Southern Baptists have...
Plan now to attend KNCSB annual meeting

Plan now to attend KNCSB annual meeting

Host church: First Southern Baptist Church www.fsbcgc.com/ Messenger preregistration open: kncsbevents.org/AM2022 Sept. 2 is the preregistration deadline. Preregistrations cannot be accepted after that. Information about the meeting will be posted as it becomes...
‘Epic’ event tops off summer of outreach

‘Epic’ event tops off summer of outreach

By Eva Wilson An “epic” event in Sidney, Neb., on Saturday, Aug. 6, culminated a busy summer of outreach in the Nebraska Panhandle. With the help of mission teams, The Well Church in Sidney staged outreach events in the area in June and July. The Well celebrated its...
Parents of overseas workers receive encouragement

Parents of overseas workers receive encouragement

Nearly 40 parents of international workers attended the International Parents Fellowship meeting Aug. 5-6. Nathan and Erika Sapp from K-State Christian Challenge led worship. Two International Mission Board units with ties to Kansas shared about their ministries....
Super Summer campers learn how to make truth ‘Evident’

Super Summer campers learn how to make truth ‘Evident’

By Eva Wilson Campers at Super Summer 2022 learned how to find truth and make it “Evident” in their lives. “Evident,” based on 2 Timothy 4:2-5, was the theme for Super Summer 2022. Each day of Super Summer started with quiet times. Campers learned how to make studying...
KNCSB Fall Conference set for Sept. 23-25 at WCC

KNCSB Fall Conference set for Sept. 23-25 at WCC

“Compelled,” based on II Corinthians 5:14-21, is the theme of of the 2022 KNCSB Fall Conference for college students and other young adults. It will be held Friday night, Sept. 23, through Sunday morning, Sept. 25, at Webster Conference Center, Salina, Kan. Keynote...
Church libraries help spread gospel seeds

Church libraries help spread gospel seeds

Editor’s note: Fay Hudnall is church library director at Blue Valley Baptist Church’s campus at 151st Street and Antioch Road in Overland Park, Kan. By Fay Hudnall George Barna’s book “Transforming Children into Spiritual Champions” had a dramatic impact...
Summer reading events help share gospel

Summer reading events help share gospel

by Eva Wilson The lawn at Blue Valley Baptist Church, Overland Park, Kan., resembled a carnival on Saturday, July 30. The occasion was a party for younger children to celebrate the end of the summer reading club at both Blue Valley campuses in Overland Park and nearby...
Volunteers help church renovate facility

Volunteers help church renovate facility

by Eva Wilson Renewed Hope Church in Omaha started meeting in a new location on Sunday, June 19 — the former Cornerstone Church facility at 9505 Harrison St. in La Vista, Neb. Renewed Hope Church is the former LifeSpring Midtown campus and met at the Heartland...
Check out new resources for rural ministry

Check out new resources for rural ministry

By Andy Addis I have been blessed to spend the last 20 years of my life in rural church ministry. God has greatly blessed our multisite faith community — https://crosspointnow.net/ Now, I have been given a great opportunity to help others on the same path of...
Flint Hills Association holds annual Serve Day

Flint Hills Association holds annual Serve Day

by Eva Wilson More than 100 people from churches all over Flint Hills Baptist Association descended on Eskridge, Kan., Saturday, June 25, for the association’s annual Serve Day. Eskridge, population 511, is about 30 miles west of Topeka on Kansas Highway 4. The event...
Volunteers bless church by installing siding

Volunteers bless church by installing siding

by Eva Wilson Volunteers from Alabama and Virginia recently installed cement board siding on the buildings at Crossroads Baptist Church, Riley, Kan. The church’s facilities consist of two World War II-era buildings that were moved from nearby Fort Riley. One building...