Koinonia

Posted by Jeff Iorg on

Karthik Nemmani, from near Dallas, recently won the national spelling bee by knowing how to spell the word koinonia. Southern Baptists will go to Dallas next week and see if we know what the word means.

Respect

Posted by Jeff Iorg on

At the recent Southern Baptist Convention, Dr. Jerry Young, the president of the National Baptist Convention delivered an eloquent plea for racial unity and issued a challenge to Christians to catalyze a movement to realize this elusive goal.  He laid the responsibility for reducing racial...

What can be done?

Posted by Jeff Iorg on

The recent shootings in Louisiana, Minnesota, Dallas, Georgia, and Tennessee cause national consternation about what can be done about besetting racial tensions.  More than collective hand-wringing, we need specific action steps to minimize racism and particularly improve relationships...