Columbia church seeks information about former pastors

Little Bonne Femme Baptist Church, a CBF Heartland partner, is celebrating its Bicentennial.  They are seeking information on and pictures of the following past pastors. (The dates beside their names are the dates pastoring at LBF.)  If anyone has information and/or a...

Reflections on Haiti

By Roger Driskill At CBF Heartland’s invitation, I have been invited to share comments and reflections on a trip I took with others to Grand Goave, Haiti, in July. You may stop here if you are expecting anything profound. Jenny Jenkins, the CBF field person in Grand...

A Place at the Table

by Matthew Porter All my life, I have associated food with family. Growing up, Mom’s chili simmering on the stove signified that autumn had begun, Grandma’s German chocolate cake meant it was my birthday, and Aunt Connie’s taco dip at any family gathering was extra...

Observing Lent

by Blake McKinney  Pastor of First Baptist Church, Lee’s Summit, Mo. I must confess that I’m pretty new to the practice of observing the season of Lent. My primary recollection of Lent from my childhood and teenage years is that it was the time of year...