Pastor sees need for systemic change

June 9, 2020

By Karen L. Willoughby Andre Miller, founding pastor in 2010 of New Beginnings Christian Church in Mesa, has been working for police reform in Arizona for the last 10 years.…

Partnerships form to minister to Navajo Nation Arizona boots are made for ministry

June 1, 2020

By Karen L. Willoughby West Whitecone Baptist Church, a small Navajo church near Indian Wells, is the latest church to have joined in the ensemble of assistance to the beleaguered…

Baptists rise to the challenge in Navajo Nation

May 29, 2020

By Karen L. Willoughby The massive Navajo Nation that covers about a fifth of Arizona (plus parts of New Mexico and Utah) is in dire straits, and Southern Baptists have…

DR partnership helps Navajo Nation

May 23, 2020

By Karen L. Willoughby Southern Baptist Disaster Relief leaders in Arizona and New Mexico recently set up an informal partnership to provide needed supplies to the most vulnerable and most…

The Church at Estrella creatively ministers during COVID-19

May 6, 2020

By Deborah Leuthold When the COVID-19 pandemic began and Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey issued a stay-at-home order, members of The Church at Estrella prayed and asked God how to “do…

Arizona WMU celebrates missions

April 29, 2020

“Unshakeable Pursuit” was the theme of the 2020 Arizona WMU Missions Celebration held Feb. 21-22 at CrosspoinTempe Church. “As we look at Unshakeable Pursuit, we know as we chase after…

Pastors and wives enjoy Date Night

April 29, 2020

By Tim K. Healthy leaders make for healthy churches. The Arizona Southern Baptist Convention is committed to the health of pastors and their families. Date Night developed out of that…

Disaster Relief stays active in 2020

April 29, 2020

By Irene A. Harkleroad In spite of a stay-at-home order for part of the year, Arizona Southern Baptist Disaster Relief has stayed active in 2020. About 80 new and former…

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