Author Archives: Loretta Fulton

BUILDING RAMPS, SHARING LOVE

A team from Pioneer Drive Baptist Church spent part of spring break in Rockport, building wheelchair ramps, doing other much-needed jobs and building relationships with the people they served. Following is report from team member Jay Barbian: TEAM MEMBERS Mr. and Mrs. Wes Ratliff Mr. and Mrs. Al Camp Dean Taggart Bert Agnew Terry Bunkley Jay Barbian A man from

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BIBLE SPEAKS CLEARLY ON MIGRANTS

By LORETTA FULTON If you find yourself confused about how Christians should respond to migrants and refugees, it’s pretty simple. Just pick up a Bible and read passages from either the Old Testament or the New Testament. That was the crux of the message delivered March 21 by Mark Hamilton, a professor of Old Testament in Abilene Christian University’s College

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HITTING THE STAINED GLASS CEILING

By THE REV. DR. JANICE SIX The Women’s Rights Movement for women’s suffrage celebrated the passage of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution in 1920, securing women’s place in the voting booth. In the ecclesiastical realm, God had already called women into the pulpit decades earlier— in some branches of the Christian family tree. One mover and shaker of

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