5 Simple Ways to Reach Out This Fall

  Host a neighborhood block party on your street. Put a grill out front, cook up some burgers and hot dogs, and invite everyone on your street to stop by. Add a bucket of candy to this, and see how many neighbors you meet on Halloween. Take a homemade snack or decoration to your neighbors. … [Read More]

Missouri Baptist Disaster Relief Efforts

Dear fellow Missouri Baptists: Thank you for the outpouring of prayers and support for the victims of Hurricane Harvey. This historic storm continues to wreak havoc throughout the Gulf Coast, having moved today into Louisiana. I want to provide you with a brief update, especially for those of you eager to volunteer your time and … [Read More]

20 Relics of Church Past by Thom S. Rainer

Twenty Relics of Church Past

Prayer Guide to Praying for our Nation

  A time of thanksgiving for the opportunity to gather freely with our brothers and sisters in Christ. Gratitude for our freedoms to worship freely and speak openly. Gratitude for the work of Christ in our lives. His death, burial, resurrection and wonderful gift of salvation. A prayer of repentance for complaining far more than … [Read More]

Discerning Sound Doctrine

Everyone’s talking about it. Zesty one-liners liked on Facebook. Blurbs teasing on Twitter. Even primetime television shows are buzzing about the new book by a so-called Christian author. It’s quite easy to discern this new publication is trendy. But discerning whether the new rage is doctrinally sound is another matter altogether. And if God’s people … [Read More]

Advent 2015

It is that time of year again. Christmas music is on the radio, Christmas lights are popping up everywhere, and Christmas trees are going up. We’re getting into the festive spirit as well, but our celebration is a little different. At Concord Baptist Church we’re celebrating the season of the church year called Advent. The … [Read More]

The Gospel

The gospel. We hear this term thrown about often, but what does it really mean? The gospel is a term that has become unnecessarily confusing to some by excessive additions, subtractions, and qualifications. Simply put, the gospel is the declaration of the person and work of Jesus Christ, and how we receive the benefits of … [Read More]