New event: Poverty & justice in the Bible: Urgent missiological implications for the Church

Buckner International’s semi-annual missions lecture Poverty & justice in the Bible: Urgent missiological implications for the Church Thursday, Sept 21 @ 10am Buckner Center for Humanitarian Aid 5405 Shoe Drive, Mesquite, TX 75149 Join Buckner Missions for the second Missions Lecture Series. A panel of world renowned experts in the areas of theology, church history […]

Changing a neighborhood, one building at a time!

by Jimmy Dorrell About 30 folks showed up on Saturday and another 20 have sent Facebook messages or emails about their ideas for renovating the three empty building units on Colcord Ave and N. 15th St, in Waco. The liquor store was the last icon of the blight that once gripped the neighborhood. The hip-hop store next door and the former […]

Praying & advocating for Dreamers

In response to the end of DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals), a program established to protect roughly 800,000 people who were brought to the United States as children from deportation, the Texas Christian Community Development Network encourages Christians to call on members of Congress to take action. Scripture (Leviticus 19:33-34) commands us to do […]