On Global Summit weekend, we shared the story of Martin and Susie Gonzales, SBC missionaries to La Paz, Mexico. For 27 years, they have been planting churches and equipping Latinos to share the gospel in their country and around the world.
After struggling in their marriage, Maurice and Katie eventually divorced. Devastated, Maurice began working on becoming the man God wanted him to be, and the results were life-changing.
Alicia grew up feeling like God wouldn’t accept her, so she began filling the emptiness in her life with alcohol. It became her best friend, but also her captor, until her eyes were opened to the message that God wanted a personal relationship with her.
What an amazing teacher celebration weekend we had! In our services, we shared this story about one of our local teachers. Thank you, teachers, for all you do to make a difference!
Our pastor’s new book was released on July 31! Pick up a copy in SBC’s Café bookstore for $10 and discover the secrets to a more joy-filled life.
After moving from the Philippines, Alicia’s world was turned upside down by unexpected loss. As a young mom of three, she had nowhere to turn, but God used a caring friend to introduce her to the hope and joy she needed.
Moved by events in the news and the experiences of his own family related to race, Sam felt called to make a difference. God led him and his family to SBC, where they are now leading conversations about racial unity in the church.
Misty endured a troubled childhood and then went down a road that nearly destroyed her. But through becoming a mother to her son and discovering Christ’s unconditional love, she’s seen God rescue and redeem her life.
At our schools in Tanzania, many of the girls face significant dangers and challenges due to local cultural traditions. To help protect them and encourage their schooling, we’re planning to build a dormitory. This video shares the need and their story.
As a high school basketball star, Ann experienced pressure that led to anxiety and panic attacks. An encounter with God and an experience of His faithfulness through a life-threatening accident gave her healing, joy and a new perspective on life.
After a difficult youth, Will surrendered his life to Christ and became inspired to serve and help others. Through using his talents, he’s come to know God in a deeper way and seen his life change.
After escaping Iran as a child, Farah struggled to find a religion that made sense to her. Eventually, God brought a friend into her life who showed her Jesus, and her life hasn’t been the same since.
Adam and Kristin never anticipated moving their young family to Kansas to help start a church, but that’s what they did! Overcoming their anxiety and fear, they heard God’s voice and followed.
Amy lived a fast-paced, worldly life as a successful model and wife to a pro-athlete. She and her husband began going to church, mostly because it’s “what you should do.” However, she slowly began to learn what it really means to have a relationship with Jesus.
Regrets over past relationships left Pete feeling like his life was ruined. But at his lowest point, he encountered God’s grace and it changed the trajectory of his life.
The pressure Lisa faced to be thin led her to believe her purpose and worth was rooted in her appearance. But through an SBC support group, she learned that her God-given identity is far greater than what is on the outside.
God is on a search and rescue mission to pursue hearts that are far from Him. What will we risk to join Him?
Wanting to connect with some other couples, Mike and Michelle started a small group in their home. Now, those couples have become life-changing friends who are walking with them through the seasons of life.
After the crash of the economy, Ed’s life drastically changed. But when an old acquaintance invited him to SBC, he experienced true joy and found new purpose.
We all want lives of meaning and purpose—to rise above the everyday, to make a difference and to live for something bigger. As a church, we’re seeking lives that will echo into eternity.
Please take a moment to stop and pray for those awaiting rescue and those taking risks to save them.