Sharing VBS materials takes gospel far and wide

May 14, 2024

The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. (Chinese philosopher Lao Tzu) My journey began when I was designed and created last spring in a church that…

2024 Zona Men’s Retreat: The King’s Men

May 1, 2024

This year’s Zona Men’s Retreat was not only spiritually renewing, it was unique, as attendees arrived at Lost Canyon in Williams April 26 in the middle of a hailstorm that…

God’s Grace and the First International Drive Thru Prayer Conference

May 1, 2024

Trinity Southern Baptist Church partnered with the Arizona Mission Network of Southern Baptists to host the First International Drive Thru Prayer Conference in Casa Grande March 25-27. With more than…

Propel trains student leaders, missionaries, church volunteers

May 1, 2024

Taking a student from lost, unaware of their need for the gospel to a laborer who desires to serve Christ’s church is a transformational vision students take away from their…

Arizona Mission Network churches prepare for VBS 2024

April 16, 2024

Three Arizona Mission Network churches hosted VBS conferences during March and April. A second Hispanic VBS Conference is scheduled for April 27 at Tierra Fertil in Yuma. Arizona Mission Network…

Arizona Southern Baptists rally to replace church plant’s stolen equipment

April 16, 2024

Orbit Church in Buckeye witnessed the support of Arizona Southern Baptists after their storage trailer was broken into. The young church plant was robbed of equipment valued at nearly $40,000.…

Diaspora Missions Collective introduced in Arizona

April 16, 2024

Pastors and ministry/missions leaders, as well as Arizona Mission Network of Southern Baptists staff, met on April 8 to discuss Arizona’s participation in the Diaspora Missions Collective. This movement is…

10 reasons not to do Vacation Bible School in your church

April 9, 2024

As a pastor, I always looked forward to Vacation Bible School. It was a great opportunity to interact with the children and adults in our church, reach families in our…

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