College/seminary scholarships are available

College/seminary scholarships are available

The KNCSB Christian Higher Education Commission offers scholarships to students who are: Active members of KNCSB churches In their first year pursuing a bachelor’s degree at a Southern Baptist college/university (This includes freshman or transfer students). In a...
KNCSB Mission Board acts on annual meeting business

KNCSB Mission Board acts on annual meeting business

By Eva Wilson In 2021 the Kansas-Nebraska Convention of Southern Baptists will raise its giving to the national Cooperative Program by one half of 1 percent to 30 percent. The 2020 KNCSB annual meeting was cancelled due to the coronavirus. So the KNCSB Mission Board...
David Manner elected as fifth KNCSB executive director

David Manner elected as fifth KNCSB executive director

By Jonathan Howe SALINA, Kan. (BP) — David Manner, a 20-year veteran of Southern Baptist work in Kansas-Nebraska was named the new state executive director for the Kansas-Nebraska Convention of Southern Baptists on Friday, Oct. 16. He was elected to the post by...
‘Leave room for the mystery of God’

‘Leave room for the mystery of God’

By Robbie Nutter My mentor Bob Anderson used to always tell me that in ministry, “We have to leave room for the mystery of God.” Maybe in that regard 2020 has been a gift to us. I know it has brought on a lot of fear, heartache, and frustration. It has also brought a...
Pray for student leaders to reach fellow students

Pray for student leaders to reach fellow students

KNCSB collegiate ministries are experiencing new challenges as they minister during the coronavirus crisis. Ryan Stelk sent this report. He is director of Christian Challenge at the University of Kansas in Lawrence. Our student leaders are giving effort to reach their...
New church launches in De Soto, Kan.

New church launches in De Soto, Kan.

Reach Church De Soto in De Soto, Kan., on the western edge of the Kansas City area, held its official launch on Sunday, Aug. 2, with two services. It is a new campus of Lenexa Baptist Church in nearby Lenexa, Kan. Ryan McDaniel is campus pastor. The church meets in...
LifeWay announces 2021 VBS theme

LifeWay announces 2021 VBS theme

By Aaron Wilson NASHVILLE (BP) — Next summer, kids will roll up their sleeves and grab excavation gear as they head to archaeological sites in present-day Israel with “Destination Dig,” the 2021 Vacation Bible School theme from LifeWay Christian...
New City Church receives gift of another church facility

New City Church receives gift of another church facility

For this third time in nine years a church has given its property and facilities to New City Church, Shawnee, Kan. In February Matt Miller, campus pastor of New City Church Shawnee, was connected with Shawnee Boulevard Christian Church, Kansas City, Kan. “Over the...