Mission Board welcomes churches into KNCSB

Mission Board welcomes churches into KNCSB

The process is being streamlined for churches to petition to become a part of KNCSB. The KNCSB Mission Board recently welcomed these churches into KNCSB during an email vote: NorthRidge Church, Sabetha, Kan. Its other Kansas campus is in Seneca. NorthRidge has three...
Church uses unique facility to serve people in need

Church uses unique facility to serve people in need

“For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat.” Matthew 25:35 (HCSB) Lighthouse Baptist Church, St. George, Kan., takes Matthew 25 seriously. It owns the former elementary school building in St. George, a town of about 500 people located just off U.S. Highway 24...
Cowboy church uses arena for outreach

Cowboy church uses arena for outreach

The kitchen at Three Wooden Crosses Cowboy Church, Augusta, Kan., was full of activity on a chilly fall Saturday afternoon. Members of the church’s Chuckwagon Team were preparing food to sell to competitors in the mounted shooting competition which was the last arena...
New church launches in Omaha on Sunday, Jan. 3

New church launches in Omaha on Sunday, Jan. 3

LifeSpring Midtown campus in Omaha relaunched on Sunday, Jan. 3, as Renewed Hope Church. In the fall 30 families made a covenant to join Renewed Hope Church as charter members, Pastor Shane Lester said. “LifeSpring Church in Bellevue, Neb., is our sending/sponsoring...
Christmas cookies bless travelers on I-35

Christmas cookies bless travelers on I-35

Every Christmas the Beto Junction Truckers Ministry passes out cookie plates provided by churches in Flint Hills Baptist Association in Kansas. Beto Junction is located at the junction of Interstate 35 and U.S. Highway 75. It is centrally located between Burlington,...
Overseas workers deal with need to relocate

Overseas workers deal with need to relocate

Editor’s note: this article was written by Southern Baptist international workers with ties to Heart of Kansas Southern Baptist Association. Their names are not being published due to security reasons. Southern Baptist workers around the world deal with the constant...
Workers fight spiritual apathy in Czech Republic

Workers fight spiritual apathy in Czech Republic

The sign says “Cheap Shopping Center” although it was a former synagogue. This building typifies the spiritual state of many people in the Czech Republic. Most people do not have any religious beliefs. They do not show interest in spiritual matters despite their...
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...