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Stephen N. Rummage liderará a los bautistas de Florida

Stephen N. Rummage ha sido elegido para dirigir la Convención Estatal Bautista de Florida como director…

Stephen N. Rummage to lead Florida Baptists

Stephen N. Rummage has been elected to lead the Florida Baptist State Convention as executive director-treasurer.

Children give $10,000 to missions

Excitement filled the worship center as nearly 800 children and volunteers arrived daily for Breaker Rock Beach…

Two Churches, One Campus, One Mission

Sunrise City Church needed a new location. First Baptist Church, Mary Esther needed a little help with the…

FBC Tallahassee’s church replica parade float part of 175th anniversary events

It’s not every day you get to see a church rolling through the streets of downtown Tallahassee, but that’s just…

Southwest Florida church ‘prayed up and ready to grow’

The simple, coastal town of Englewood, located about 35 miles south of Sarasota, is mostly known for its…

Children give $10,000 to missions

Excitement filled the worship center as nearly 800 children and volunteers arrived daily for Breaker Rock Beach…

Two Churches, One Campus, One Mission

Sunrise City Church needed a new location. First Baptist Church, Mary Esther needed a little help with the…

FBC Tallahassee’s church replica parade float part of 175th anniversary events

It’s not every day you get to see a church rolling through the streets of downtown Tallahassee, but that’s just…

Southwest Florida church ‘prayed up and ready to grow’

The simple, coastal town of Englewood, located about 35 miles south of Sarasota, is mostly known for its…

Cantonment church plant celebrates 11 baptisms

CANTONMENT–It’s not just a place to become physically strengthened, it’s a place to become spiritually…

God kept ‘showing up and being faithful’ on student mission trip to Nicaragua

LEON, NICARAGUA––It was an experience of “firsts.” It was the first time that Ben Braly took a team of students…

Children give $10,000 to missions

Excitement filled the worship center as nearly 800 children and volunteers arrived daily for Breaker Rock Beach…

Two Churches, One Campus, One Mission

Sunrise City Church needed a new location. First Baptist Church, Mary Esther needed a little help with the…

Cantonment church plant celebrates 11 baptisms

CANTONMENT–It’s not just a place to become physically strengthened, it’s a place to become spiritually…

Special needs community celebrates Night to Shine

When a Gulf Coast church was nominated anonymously to host Night to Shine for people with special needs, in…

Church-to-church relationship brings new life to struggling congregation

Struggling with membership, ministries, money, facilities and leadership, the once thriving Ferris Hill Baptist…

Mission First opens doors to serve community

The newly built 22,000-square-foot, multipurpose Mission First facility recently opened its doors, providing space…

FBC Tallahassee’s church replica parade float part of 175th anniversary events

It’s not every day you get to see a church rolling through the streets of downtown Tallahassee, but that’s just…

God kept ‘showing up and being faithful’ on student mission trip to Nicaragua

LEON, NICARAGUA––It was an experience of “firsts.” It was the first time that Ben Braly took a team of students…

Former Navy chaplain to SEALs now serves as associational church and pastoral care…

Traveling throughout the nation and world as a military chaplain, Robert Bradshaw’s experiences could fill the…

Tallahassee church ministers to neighbors after tornadoes

Pastor Jacob Turner said he and several church members felt a little disheartened when it started pouring rain…

Historic church makes history in record-breaking missions giving

What started as a multigenerational mission-themed breakfast has transformed into record-breaking missions giving…

Florida Baptist Disaster Relief Teams aid tornado victims in Tallahassee

Just hours after three tornadoes touched down in Tallahassee on Friday, May 10, wreaking havoc, toppling trees,…

St. Johns River Baptist Association offers gift of gospel at Putnam County Fair

It’s not rare for people to come home from the fair with all sorts of prizes and gifts—stuffed animals, handmade…

Father/son share co-pastor role: ‘Ready for the future’

Pastor Herb Reavis and his son Josh have been working together for about 18 years at North Jacksonville Baptist…

Extended Family and a Church Called Refuge

Josh and Beth Glymph are different, but not in the way people might expect.

East Central Baptist Network celebrates first Hispanic pastors/wives retreat

Hispanic church leaders and their wives from Daytona, DeLand, Deltona, Oviedo and Sanford gathered Jan. 18-20 at…

Red Bautista del Este Central celebra el primer retiro de pastores y esposas…

Líderes de iglesias hispanas y sus esposas de Daytona, DeLand, Deltona, Oviedo y Sanford se reunieron del 18 al 20…

Florida Baptist Partnership with Ohio Baptists sets stage for ‘something bigger’

As Florida Baptists’ partnership with Ohio Baptists begins to take shape, leaders from both state conventions are…

NAMB training helps churches develop evangelistic culture

When Pastor Chris Butler took the helm at North Naples Baptist Church in 2016, he inherited a congregation on the…

Florida Baptists join forces to restore Bluewater Bible College

U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS— After being forced to close its doors following Hurricanes Irma and Maria, both in 2017,…

Florida church’s ongoing carnival ministry reaching thousands

Liberty Southern Baptist Church has become a light and staple for the workers of Florida’s biggest event you’ve…

25th anniversary Philippine International Christian Fellowship: ‘Beacon of hope…

In May 1998 Lito and Lilybeth Lucas moved to Lakeland with the firm belief that they were following God’s direction…

Florida Baptist Partnership with Ohio Baptists sets stage for ‘something bigger’

As Florida Baptists’ partnership with Ohio Baptists begins to take shape, leaders from both state conventions are…

Family Focus Leads Central Baptist to Serve Community

Home to mangroves, lush botanical gardens, and world-renowned golf clubs is the seventh-largest city in…

Southwest Florida church ‘prayed up and ready to grow’

The simple, coastal town of Englewood, located about 35 miles south of Sarasota, is mostly known for its…

‘Completely committed’ southwest Florida church celebrates groundbreaking

As shovels of soft dirt were turned in the soil, members of Calvary Baptist Church in Arcadia are envisioning…

Influx of Spanish-speaking families inspires church plant in Naples

Recognizing that the tide is shifting in Naples, with more and more Spanish-speaking families moving to Florida’s…

La entrada de familias de habla hispana inspira la plantación de iglesias en…

Reconociendo que la marea está cambiando en Naples, con cada vez más familias de habla hispana mudándose a la…

Arcadia church maintains strength through two hurricanes/now ‘reaching forward’

After enduring 150-mph winds and dangerous flooding from two of the most intense hurricanes to ever make landfall…

Happy Birthday Jesus Parties reach thousands of children with gospel

LEHIGH ACRES—Whether it’s on the side of a mountain, in a remote village or in a neighborhood park, Misión Hispana…

Not I, But Christ: A Life Marked by Soul-Winning and Serving the Local Church

Larry Brister, lead pastor at Immanuel Baptist Church since July 2018, passed away April 11 after a lengthy battle…

FAU’s BCM leader spearheads spiritual engagement amid campus challenges

At the bustling Florida Atlantic University campus, Baptist Collegiate Ministries, under the leadership of director…

First Baptist Fort Lauderdale, Church by the Glades baptize 400+ Easter weekend

FORT LAUDERDALE— “God is at work in South Florida,” said Al Fernandez, Southeast regional catalyst for the Florida…

Miami pastor murdered/suspect arrested

Pastor AD Lenoir, senior pastor of Westview Baptist Church in Miami since 2009, was stabbed to death on the steps…

God is on the move on college campuses/local churches joining the movement

When atheist students are open to attending a Bible study on their college campus it becomes evident that young…

‘Beacon of hope for community’: Radiant City Church marks third year with 13…

The new year at Radiant City Church in Boca Raton brought with it a wave of renewal and celebration as the…

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Stephen N. Rummage liderará a los bautistas de Florida

Stephen N. Rummage ha sido elegido para dirigir la Convención Estatal Bautista de Florida como director…

Stephen N. Rummage to lead Florida Baptists

Stephen N. Rummage has been elected to lead the Florida Baptist State Convention as executive director-treasurer.

First Class of Hispanic Florida Baptist Chaplains Graduates, Ready for the Mission…

ORLANDO—On Saturday, June 29, Primera Iglesia Bautista de Orlando made history by hosting the graduation of 73…

Florida Baptists affirmed for ‘heart to reach Florida’ with gospel

INDIANAPOLIS – In 2023, 35 out of 41 Southern Baptist state conventions reported increases in baptisms from the…

Florida Baptist to serve as international missionary in Czechia

INDIANAPOLIS–Abigail Freemyer is one of 12 Florida Baptists recently commissioned to serve as international…

Dean Inserra challenges Southern Baptists to “run our race on road paved with…

Preaching the convention sermon at the 2024 Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting in Indianapolis, Florida…