Friend to Friend: October is Ministerial Staff Appreciation Month

DATE POSTED: 09/26/2017  |     |   Category: Friend to Friend

Recently, I was invited to be a part of appreciation events for two of our pastors in the Association.  One of those is for Pastor Gregory and Lady Doris Trotter who have faithfully served Friendship Baptist Church in The Colony for five years.  The second is for Dr. Jeff Williams who will be celebrating twenty | Read More

DATE POSTED: 08/29/2017  |     |   Category: Friend to Friend

Last year, the Hunger Challenge Project at the Family Gathering was a sight to behold. Brothers and sisters from all walks of life as well as children and adults were laughing, fellowshipping, and enjoying themselves as they participated in helping to reduce world hunger. One local pastor said that this was a remarkable experience for | Read More

DATE POSTED: 07/24/2017  |     |   Category: Friend to Friend

Leadership is a major topic in our society – both in business and in the church. Intentional leadership development produces great leaders, whereas, a lack of leadership development creates a void within an organization. Having served on ministry staff for over 30 years, I understand that there is always more that can be done to | Read More

DATE POSTED: 05/25/2017  |     |   Category: Friend to Friend

Our state, county and cities are growing. According to Clay Price, a long time Baptist statistician, by the year 2030 the population of Texas will be 32 million people. (See Diagram 1) In his presentation at a Director of Missions Retreat he illustrated the growth this way. From 2000 to 2010 we went from 20 | Read More

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