FBC, Independence, Kan., seeks pastor

FBC, Independence, Kan., seeks pastor

First Baptist Church, Independence, Kan., is seeking a senior pastor. The church was established in the 1870s. After being an independent Baptist church for about 15 years, the church has petitioned to join the Kansas-Nebraska Convention of Southern Baptists. It will...
Outreach events bear fruit in North Platte, Neb.

Outreach events bear fruit in North Platte, Neb.

The summer of 2018 was busy for Two Rivers Fellowship, North Platte, Neb., and the beginning of fall is just as busy. This season of evangelism was preceded by a lot of praying, planning, and preparation. Prayer: We called our people and our partners to pray for us,...
Fall Conference for students to be held Sept. 21-23

Fall Conference for students to be held Sept. 21-23

College students and young career adults are urged to attend The Fall Conference Sept. 21-23 at Webster Conference Center, Salina, Kan. The conference theme is “identity.” Garen Forsythe will be the featured speaker. He has been directing the ministry to international...
International Parents gather in Topeka

International Parents gather in Topeka

Missions and sending missionaries are important tasks. But in that process an often forgotten group of people are the parents of missionaries. As they were raising their children, the idea of living far from their children and grandchildren was not part of their...
Beth Moore to appear in Lincoln, Neb., in June 2019

Beth Moore to appear in Lincoln, Neb., in June 2019

Renowned women’s Bible teacher Beth Moore will appear in Lincoln, Neb., in June 2019. Moore will bring her Living Proof Live tour to Pinnacle Bank Arena June 21-22. Early registration discounts are available until Dec. 18. Find more information at...
Dramatic weight loss opens doors for ministry

Dramatic weight loss opens doors for ministry

Brenda Lee’s birthday present in June 2015 ended up changing her life and opening new doors for ministry. Her mother sent Brenda a check for her birthday. “She had told me to buy something for myself,” Lee of North Platte, Neb., recalled. “I used that money and joined...
Roy Savage, former director of missions, dies

Roy Savage, former director of missions, dies

Roy E. Savage Jr. died Tuesday, Aug. 14, after a long battle with cancer. He was a former director of missions in Central Baptist Association in Kansas. He also served as a trustee for Southern Baptist Seminary. Earlier in their career he and his wife, Kay, served as...
Westside Church, Omaha, celebrates 50th anniversary

Westside Church, Omaha, celebrates 50th anniversary

Westside Church, Omaha, Neb., held a gala celebration Aug. 10-12 to celebrate God’s work during its 50-year history. The church has recorded more than 4,200 baptisms and given more than $12 million to mission causes. The celebration started with a worship service...
Nebraska Panhandle churches assist Kimball church

Nebraska Panhandle churches assist Kimball church

By R.J. Savely Jr. What do you do when your church building needs major repairs and most of your members are physically unable to do the work? If you are Kimball Baptist Fellowship, Kimball, Neb., you secure the needed materials and ask for help from the sister...