What Will Next Winter Be Like?

Barrett DukeAll Enews

Yes, you read that right. I’m asking you to consider what winter will be like before we’ve even gotten through summer. This isn’t only a question we can ask about the weather. It’s also a question we can ask about the church. When it comes to your church, what you do now can have a huge impact on how you … Read More

The Disciple Maker Card

Darren HalesAll Enews, Strengthening Team

In any discipleship process, relationships are essential. A disciple maker is seeking to engage the heart of a new believer, or a disciple partner, with spiritual truths that lead to life transformation. These spiritual conversations have a high view of Scripture and emphasize our response to the Holy Spirit. What is God saying? What are you going to do about it? Discipleship can be … Read More

406 Day of Prayer and Fasting

Lee MerckAll Enews, Planting Team

BIG SUCCESS & A SIGN OF SPIRITUAL HUNGER What a blessing it was to be a part of the first ever, online, all-state prayer meeting for Montana. Approximately 75 people representing 19 different churches united in heartfelt, passionate prayer on the date represented by our area code, April 6 (4/06). Online, there were churches gathered in homes, and fellowship halls. … Read More

Baptist Foundation of Montana

Dan FarmerAll Enews

Baptist Foundation of Montana (BFM) was established to meet the financial needs of the Southern Baptist churches in Montana, 130 and growing. These needs most always fall into 2 categories – facilities and pastor support.  Facilities consist of land, buildings, and furnishings necessary to support church activities. Dealing with BFM is certain to be much easier than with conventional banks because … Read More

Reaching Without Reservations

Norm MillerAll Enews

With credentialed Bible teaching and evangelism experience at home and abroad, Tim Osterlund shares the principles of biblical interpretation with residents of the Crow Indian Reservation south of Billings, Montana. Osterlund – an adjunct professor for Yellowstone Christian College (YCC) – relied on his experience navigating various world cultures in leading the course that he said was a “tremendous opportunity … Read More

NAMB next gen coaching cohorts equip youth, collegiate leaders

Baptist PressAll Enews

By Brandon Elrod ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Christians have focused energy on passing down “the faith that was delivered to the saints once for all” for centuries. Each time one generation passes on the baton to the next, new challenges surface. Rapid changes in technology and cultural shifts, however, have seemingly made the task more daunting. From April 19-20, the North … Read More