A Profile of ‘Raccoon’ John Smith (Part 1)

A Profile of ‘Raccoon’ John Smith (Part 1)

Pantano Recognized for Racial Reconciliation Efforts

Pantano Recognized for Racial Reconciliation Efforts

Northeast Dominates ‘Most Post-Christian Cities’ List (Plus News Briefs)

Northeast Dominates ‘Most Post-Christian Cities’ List (Plus News Briefs)

Two Oklahoma Churches, Mission Group Building Home for Retiring Missionary Couple

Two Oklahoma Churches, Mission Group Building Home for Retiring Missionary Couple

Disfigured

Disfigured

Whatever Happened to Pentecost Sunday?

Whatever Happened to Pentecost Sunday?

In New Book, Harlow Examines ‘What Made Jesus Mad’

In New Book, Harlow Examines ‘What Made Jesus Mad’

WJU Student-Athlete, Mom Wins NAIA Marathon (Plus News Briefs)

WJU Student-Athlete, Mom Wins NAIA Marathon (Plus News Briefs)

Memory: Weak Yet Powerful

Memory: Weak Yet Powerful

In Praise of ‘Holiness’: New Book Seeks to Reclaim the Word

In Praise of ‘Holiness’: New Book Seeks to Reclaim the Word

Stone Hands Off SECC Leadership to Idleman (Plus News Briefs)

Stone Hands Off SECC Leadership to Idleman (Plus News Briefs)

More Than Enough

More Than Enough

Chaplain Colonel Barber’s Memories of D-Day

Chaplain Colonel Barber’s Memories of D-Day

Ozark Christian College Weathers Storm that Kills 3 in Missouri

Ozark Christian College Weathers Storm that Kills 3 in Missouri

Remembering Dr. Robert Richardson

Remembering Dr. Robert Richardson

THE BOLD MOVEMENT

THE BOLD MOVEMENT

Point and Jessup Cited as ‘Enrollment Success Stories’

Point and Jessup Cited as ‘Enrollment Success Stories’

Salty Church Marks 9 Years of Sunrise Services on Beach (Plus News Briefs)

Salty Church Marks 9 Years of Sunrise Services on Beach (Plus News Briefs)

Christian College Graduation Notes, Leadership Transitions

Christian College Graduation Notes, Leadership Transitions

Daryl Reed: Building Bridges for the Next Generation

Daryl Reed: Building Bridges for the Next Generation

Models of Christian Womanhood

Models of Christian Womanhood

Rusaw Takes on New Challenge

Rusaw Takes on New Challenge

No Contest

No Contest

Changing the Scorecards

Changing the Scorecards

The Greatest Story Ever Strolled

The Greatest Story Ever Strolled

What Are You Doing Now?

What Are You Doing Now?

‘If You Have a Pulse, You Have a Purpose’

‘If You Have a Pulse, You Have a Purpose’

Multisite Comes of Age

Multisite Comes of Age

WWII Medal of Honor Recipient with Ties to Boise Bible College Dies

WWII Medal of Honor Recipient with Ties to Boise Bible College Dies

Off on a Side Track

Off on a Side Track

Churches Donate 3 Tons of Pennies to Camp (Plus News Briefs)

Churches Donate 3 Tons of Pennies to Camp (Plus News Briefs)

Ranson Closing Out 40-Year Career at Hazelwood Christian

Ranson Closing Out 40-Year Career at Hazelwood Christian

Contemplative Steps

Contemplative Steps

James Garfield’s European Vacation

James Garfield’s European Vacation

Florida Students Rescued by Aptly Named Boat

Florida Students Rescued by Aptly Named Boat

Church Finds Time Capsule, Restocks It (Plus News Briefs)

Church Finds Time Capsule, Restocks It (Plus News Briefs)

Marcus: Choosing to Love

Marcus: Choosing to Love

Dahlman Chronicles Long Journey in Search for ‘Home’

Dahlman Chronicles Long Journey in Search for ‘Home’

Church Letters of the 1800s

Church Letters of the 1800s

Johnson Retires from The Creek but Continuing with e2

Johnson Retires from The Creek but Continuing with e2

Emmanuel Receives NACC Archives (Plus News Briefs)

Emmanuel Receives NACC Archives (Plus News Briefs)

Alexander to Succeed Derry as President of Hope International University

Alexander to Succeed Derry as President of Hope International University

‘Your Debt Is Forgiven’

‘Your Debt Is Forgiven’

God’s Love for a Lost World

God’s Love for a Lost World

2018 SPECIAL CHURCH REPORT, PART 1: Megachurches and Emerging Megachurches

2018 SPECIAL CHURCH REPORT, PART 1: Megachurches and Emerging Megachurches

The 2018 Charts: Megachurches and Emerging Megachurches

The 2018 Charts: Megachurches and Emerging Megachurches

2018 Fast Facts about Megachurches and Emerging Megachurches

2018 Fast Facts about Megachurches and Emerging Megachurches

What Do Attendance Numbers Represent?

What Do Attendance Numbers Represent?

Ozark Library’s New Fine Structure Based on Pull-ups (Plus News Briefs)

Ozark Library’s New Fine Structure Based on Pull-ups (Plus News Briefs)

Left Behind

Left Behind

Listening on the Road

Listening on the Road

Haddon Robinson: A Legacy of Biblical Preaching

Haddon Robinson: A Legacy of Biblical Preaching

New Life Where Death Once Reigned

New Life Where Death Once Reigned

Wrestling with Scripture

Wrestling with Scripture

How the Mighty Pastors and Preachers Fall

How the Mighty Pastors and Preachers Fall

A Curious Start to Easter ‘Coverage’

A Curious Start to Easter ‘Coverage’

Four Christian Universities Celebrating Milestone Anniversaries

Four Christian Universities Celebrating Milestone Anniversaries

Church Helps Workers after Restaurant Fire (Plus News Briefs)

Church Helps Workers after Restaurant Fire (Plus News Briefs)

Gardenside Helping the Homeless in Lexington

Gardenside Helping the Homeless in Lexington

Elder Killed in Canadian Church Shooting

Elder Killed in Canadian Church Shooting

Updated Listing of Christian College Enrichment Activities

Updated Listing of Christian College Enrichment Activities

A Sampling of Editorials from April 1939

A Sampling of Editorials from April 1939

Church Follows John’s Pathway to Easter

Church Follows John’s Pathway to Easter

Pastor Donates Kidney to Church Member (Plus News Briefs)

Pastor Donates Kidney to Church Member (Plus News Briefs)

Effective Preaching

Effective Preaching

Church Bridges the Gap Between Sundays with Facebook Live

Church Bridges the Gap Between Sundays with Facebook Live

‘We’re Not Going to Lose You, Brother!’

‘We’re Not Going to Lose You, Brother!’

Greenview Christian Church Celebrates 150 Years (Plus News Briefs)

Greenview Christian Church Celebrates 150 Years (Plus News Briefs)

Let the Church Be the Church

Let the Church Be the Church

A Fortuitous Announcement for Stadia (Church Planting)

A Fortuitous Announcement for Stadia (Church Planting)

Lincoln Student Profiled in Forbes (Plus News Briefs)

Lincoln Student Profiled in Forbes (Plus News Briefs)

New Churches Planted in Texas and California

New Churches Planted in Texas and California

The New Birth

The New Birth

How Could a God of Love Allow the Christchurch Massacre?

How Could a God of Love Allow the Christchurch Massacre?

Did You Hear What They’re Preaching About?

Did You Hear What They’re Preaching About?

Milligan Changing Alcohol Policy (Plus News Briefs)

Milligan Changing Alcohol Policy (Plus News Briefs)

Two Vital Preaching Principles

Two Vital Preaching Principles

The Complete Church Security Program

The Complete Church Security Program

Revisiting Two ‘Epistles from Thistle’

Revisiting Two ‘Epistles from Thistle’

Inaugural Hayden Lectureship Scheduled March 26-28 (Plus News Briefs)

Inaugural Hayden Lectureship Scheduled March 26-28 (Plus News Briefs)

Stone-Campbell Journal Conference Set for April 5, 6

Stone-Campbell Journal Conference Set for April 5, 6

Restorer of Gospel Evangelism

Restorer of Gospel Evangelism

The Stories Behind Eight Uniquely Named Churches

The Stories Behind Eight Uniquely Named Churches

Milligan Freshman Honored for Volunteerism (Plus News Briefs)

Milligan Freshman Honored for Volunteerism (Plus News Briefs)

How to Have Influence in Dialogue with the Ignorant, Obstinate, and Belligerent . . . and with Those Sitting on the Sidelines

How to Have Influence in Dialogue with the Ignorant, Obstinate, and Belligerent . . . and with Those Sitting on the Sidelines

Have We Restored New Testament Christianity?

Have We Restored New Testament Christianity?

‘Run the Race’ an Exercise in Perseverance for Filmmaker

‘Run the Race’ an Exercise in Perseverance for Filmmaker

News Briefs for Feb. 27, 2019

News Briefs for Feb. 27, 2019

IN THE ARENA: Should Churches Embrace and Utilize Debt?  (NO.)

IN THE ARENA: Should Churches Embrace and Utilize Debt? (NO.)

IN THE ARENA: Should Churches Embrace and Utilize Debt?  (YES)

IN THE ARENA: Should Churches Embrace and Utilize Debt? (YES)

Our Move to Not-for-Profit

Our Move to Not-for-Profit

Generosity as Discipleship: Do Campaigns Still Work?

Generosity as Discipleship: Do Campaigns Still Work?

Greekaholics Anonymous

Greekaholics Anonymous

Let’s Help the Disabled

Let’s Help the Disabled

Wrestling Champ Gives Shout-out to His Church (Plus News Briefs)

Wrestling Champ Gives Shout-out to His Church (Plus News Briefs)

An Epistle on Debt from Mrs. Alexander Campbell

An Epistle on Debt from Mrs. Alexander Campbell

Church Coping with Suicide (Plus News Briefs)

Church Coping with Suicide (Plus News Briefs)

A Profitable Sermon on Generosity, Any Way You Slice It

A Profitable Sermon on Generosity, Any Way You Slice It

A Basic Lesson on the Bible and God (by Isaac Errett)

A Basic Lesson on the Bible and God (by Isaac Errett)

Christian Colleges Offer Fellowship and Enrichment Opportunities This Spring

Christian Colleges Offer Fellowship and Enrichment Opportunities This Spring

Church Helps Indy 500 Connect with New Presenting Sponsor (Plus News Briefs)

Church Helps Indy 500 Connect with New Presenting Sponsor (Plus News Briefs)

The Origins of Hope International University

The Origins of Hope International University

Jay Craig Retiring after Long Career with Shiloh Christian Children’s Ranch

Jay Craig Retiring after Long Career with Shiloh Christian Children’s Ranch

John Derry to Step Down as HIU’s President (Plus News Briefs)

John Derry to Step Down as HIU’s President (Plus News Briefs)

Orrin Root and ‘Sound the Battle Cry!’

Orrin Root and ‘Sound the Battle Cry!’

Real Life in Virginia Rebuilds after Tornado (Plus News Briefs)

Real Life in Virginia Rebuilds after Tornado (Plus News Briefs)

‘Strictest Sobriety’ (a Sampling of Articles about Prohibition)

‘Strictest Sobriety’ (a Sampling of Articles about Prohibition)

A ‘Day of Pentecost Every Sunday’

A ‘Day of Pentecost Every Sunday’

First Christian Church in Decatur Marks 185 Years (Plus News Briefs)

First Christian Church in Decatur Marks 185 Years (Plus News Briefs)

J. W. McGarvey’s Reminiscences of Thomas Campbell

J. W. McGarvey’s Reminiscences of Thomas Campbell

Rapha House’s Freed Graces Magazine Cover (Plus News Briefs)

Rapha House’s Freed Graces Magazine Cover (Plus News Briefs)

Henrietta Heron — ‘The Friendly Counselor’

Henrietta Heron — ‘The Friendly Counselor’

‘Pastor’s Project’ Offers Help to Struggling Ministers

‘Pastor’s Project’ Offers Help to Struggling Ministers

Rise City Church Helps Student Buy New Prosthetic Foot (Plus News Briefs)

Rise City Church Helps Student Buy New Prosthetic Foot (Plus News Briefs)

Good Strategies for a New Year

Good Strategies for a New Year

Make Next Year a Great One for Your Staff, Elders, Group, or Family

Make Next Year a Great One for Your Staff, Elders, Group, or Family

What’s New? [‘Standing . . . at the Edge of 1969’]

What’s New? [‘Standing . . . at the Edge of 1969’]

Ozark Plans Preaching-Teaching Convention (Plus News Briefs)

Ozark Plans Preaching-Teaching Convention (Plus News Briefs)

Meditating on Joy

Meditating on Joy

‘Glory to God’ Must Come First

‘Glory to God’ Must Come First

Johnson, e2 Headed to India to Lead Elder Training

Johnson, e2 Headed to India to Lead Elder Training

Church Sponsors ‘Christmas Shoppe’ for Struggling Families (Plus News Briefs)

Church Sponsors ‘Christmas Shoppe’ for Struggling Families (Plus News Briefs)

God Touched Man

God Touched Man

Churches Rescue City’s Hoops Program (Plus News Briefs)

Churches Rescue City’s Hoops Program (Plus News Briefs)

Our Plea Restated

Our Plea Restated

Megachurch Helping Asylum-Seekers (Plus News Briefs)

Megachurch Helping Asylum-Seekers (Plus News Briefs)

CRA Trustee, Former College President Harvey C. Bream Jr. Dies

CRA Trustee, Former College President Harvey C. Bream Jr. Dies

Remembering Hugh McDiarmid, Standard’s Second Editor

Remembering Hugh McDiarmid, Standard’s Second Editor

Discovery Church Provides Land for Low-Income Housing

Discovery Church Provides Land for Low-Income Housing

River Valley to Merge with Southeast (Plus News Briefs)

River Valley to Merge with Southeast (Plus News Briefs)

A Thanksgiving Editorial from 1881

A Thanksgiving Editorial from 1881

The ICOM 2018 Recap

The ICOM 2018 Recap

Wally Rendel Honored for 58 Years in Ministry (Plus News Briefs)

Wally Rendel Honored for 58 Years in Ministry (Plus News Briefs)

Early Reporting on the Missionary Convention

Early Reporting on the Missionary Convention

Acclaimed Church Building Copes with Aging

Acclaimed Church Building Copes with Aging

First Christian: A ‘Modern’ Masterwork

First Christian: A ‘Modern’ Masterwork

Lilly Grant to Help Launch Ministry Resource Center at Emmanuel (Plus News Briefs)

Lilly Grant to Help Launch Ministry Resource Center at Emmanuel (Plus News Briefs)

Marking 100 Years Since the End of World War I

Marking 100 Years Since the End of World War I

More Nondenominationalish News Briefs

More Nondenominationalish News Briefs

1964: When the NMC Traveled to NYC

1964: When the NMC Traveled to NYC

Simple Steps for Improving Security at Your Church

Simple Steps for Improving Security at Your Church

Community Bank Donates Building to Church (Plus News Briefs)

Community Bank Donates Building to Church (Plus News Briefs)

Nondenominationalish News Briefs

Nondenominationalish News Briefs

Elders Cast Vision

Elders Cast Vision

‘Young Missionary’ J. Russell Morse Discusses Foreign Mission Methods

‘Young Missionary’ J. Russell Morse Discusses Foreign Mission Methods

Bid of $78,750 Wins Tractor, Benefits Taylorville Church (Plus News Briefs)

Bid of $78,750 Wins Tractor, Benefits Taylorville Church (Plus News Briefs)

What’s the Missing Discipleship Ingredient?

What’s the Missing Discipleship Ingredient?

Elders Chart the Path Forward

Elders Chart the Path Forward

Reporting on Johnson University’s Origins

Reporting on Johnson University’s Origins

Mason Worship Center to Be Named for Sam and Gwen Stone

Mason Worship Center to Be Named for Sam and Gwen Stone

Fastest-Growing Church Listing Includes 8 from Our Fellowship (Plus News Briefs)

Fastest-Growing Church Listing Includes 8 from Our Fellowship (Plus News Briefs)

How Do I Know If My Church Is Healthy?

How Do I Know If My Church Is Healthy?

How the Bible School Was Used to Build the Church at Canton, Ohio

How the Bible School Was Used to Build the Church at Canton, Ohio

IDES Helping with Hurricane Recovery on Two Fronts

IDES Helping with Hurricane Recovery on Two Fronts

TCM Now Offering Classes for U.S. Students (Plus News Briefs)

TCM Now Offering Classes for U.S. Students (Plus News Briefs)

Auction of First John Deere GP Tractor (Circa 1928) to Benefit Church

Auction of First John Deere GP Tractor (Circa 1928) to Benefit Church

Leadership Insights from the Trail

Leadership Insights from the Trail

Taking Our Q&A to the ‘Next Level’

Taking Our Q&A to the ‘Next Level’

God’s Grace to Make Decisions

God’s Grace to Make Decisions

Big Preaching

Big Preaching

Successful Horse Auction to Boost Kentucky Church (Plus News Briefs)

Successful Horse Auction to Boost Kentucky Church (Plus News Briefs)

Niche Churches Are Popping Up All Over

Niche Churches Are Popping Up All Over

Decisions, Decisions

Decisions, Decisions

A Furnished House for the Preacher

A Furnished House for the Preacher

Swimming Pool Integral Part of Church’s Fitness Center

Swimming Pool Integral Part of Church’s Fitness Center

Foscoe Christian Returns Home 4 Years after Fire (Plus News Briefs)

Foscoe Christian Returns Home 4 Years after Fire (Plus News Briefs)

Richard Baxter: Timeless Advice

Richard Baxter: Timeless Advice

Why Build Grundy Academy?

Why Build Grundy Academy?

Golf Tourney Raises $56.6 Million for Mountain Mission School

Golf Tourney Raises $56.6 Million for Mountain Mission School

Crosspoint Church Opens Worship Center (Plus News Briefs)

Crosspoint Church Opens Worship Center (Plus News Briefs)

Five-Minute Daily Devotions for Leaders: C’mon Man!

Five-Minute Daily Devotions for Leaders: C’mon Man!

Christmas Article on Hold as Authorities Investigate Editor’s Illness

Christmas Article on Hold as Authorities Investigate Editor’s Illness

Change

Change

‘Who Are the Christian Churches and Churches of Christ?’

‘Who Are the Christian Churches and Churches of Christ?’

Small Church Takes Big Leap, Buys Crossroads College Site

Small Church Takes Big Leap, Buys Crossroads College Site

Crossroads College Will Transform into HIU-Minnesota

Stone Announces Retirement from Southeast

Stone Announces Retirement from Southeast

Salty Church Rescue Station a ‘Symbol of Hope’ (Plus News Briefs)

Salty Church Rescue Station a ‘Symbol of Hope’ (Plus News Briefs)

Carolina Churches Cope with Hurricane

Carolina Churches Cope with Hurricane

Kansas Church Heads in New Direction

Kansas Church Heads in New Direction

Legacy

Legacy

Rusaw Announces Plans to Step Down from LifeBridge

Rusaw Announces Plans to Step Down from LifeBridge

Assessing the World, from Bismarck to Bernhardt

Assessing the World, from Bismarck to Bernhardt

A California Hindu Discovers Christ Online

A California Hindu Discovers Christ Online

Race Studies Center at ACU to Open (Plus News Briefs)

Race Studies Center at ACU to Open (Plus News Briefs)

Do the Right Thing

Do the Right Thing

‘Nothing to Offer Except the Book’

‘Nothing to Offer Except the Book’

Louisville Bible College Rebounds after Rough Patch

Louisville Bible College Rebounds after Rough Patch

Ozark Switches to Full Week of Classes (Plus News Briefs)

Ozark Switches to Full Week of Classes (Plus News Briefs)

Church Removes Coffee and Doughnuts—Riot Ensues

Church Removes Coffee and Doughnuts—Riot Ensues

Differences

Differences

Christian Standard Interview with Francis Nash

Christian Standard Interview with Francis Nash

Publishing Committee Insights

Publishing Committee Insights

5 Keys (and 3 Crucial Attitudes) for a Successful Food Ministry

5 Keys (and 3 Crucial Attitudes) for a Successful Food Ministry

Hazel Dell Christian Church Changing Name to Venture (Plus News Briefs)

Hazel Dell Christian Church Changing Name to Venture (Plus News Briefs)

Freshmen Shocked: Bible College Nothing Like CIY

Freshmen Shocked: Bible College Nothing Like CIY

Faith vs. Sight

Faith vs. Sight

What The Christian Standard Will Be . . .

What The Christian Standard Will Be . . .

Fire Destroys Oklahoma Church (Plus News Briefs)

Fire Destroys Oklahoma Church (Plus News Briefs)

Back to School . . . for All of Us

Back to School . . . for All of Us

From Unanimous . . . to Unity

From Unanimous . . . to Unity

The Restoration Movement: Its Vitality, Quirks, and Needs in the 21st Century

The Restoration Movement: Its Vitality, Quirks, and Needs in the 21st Century

Christian Standard Web-Only Interview: Previewing ‘What’s Next’ with Gary Johnson (Plus News Briefs)

Christian Standard Web-Only Interview: Previewing ‘What’s Next’ with Gary Johnson (Plus News Briefs)

Ozark Christian College Receives $1 Million Gift

Ozark Christian College Receives $1 Million Gift

Madeline Hansen, Bear Creek Team Win at Bible Bowl (Plus News Briefs)

Madeline Hansen, Bear Creek Team Win at Bible Bowl (Plus News Briefs)

Pontoon Boat Wedding a First for Minnesota Minister

Pontoon Boat Wedding a First for Minnesota Minister

Hillsboro Family Camp: A Favorite Week of Summer (Plus News Briefs)

Hillsboro Family Camp: A Favorite Week of Summer (Plus News Briefs)

BikeMasters Ministry Takes Show on Road in California

BikeMasters Ministry Takes Show on Road in California

Storm Blows Roof Off Church in Tennessee (Plus News Briefs)

Storm Blows Roof Off Church in Tennessee (Plus News Briefs)

6 Students Answer Call, Share Preaching Duties at Church

6 Students Answer Call, Share Preaching Duties at Church

NACC Attendance Exceeds 6,000 (Plus News Briefs)

NACC Attendance Exceeds 6,000 (Plus News Briefs)

Church Celebrates Long-Married Couples

Church Celebrates Long-Married Couples

Church Doubles Scripture Reading Goal (Plus News Briefs)

Church Doubles Scripture Reading Goal (Plus News Briefs)

Making an IMPACT in Indy

Making an IMPACT in Indy

Lesson for June 23, 2019: Christ Is Preached, Rejoice! Rejoice! (Philippians 1:12-21)

Lesson for June 23, 2019: Christ Is Preached, Rejoice! Rejoice! (Philippians 1:12-21)

Lesson for June 16, 2019: Strong in Him (Ephesians 6:10-20)

Lesson for June 16, 2019: Strong in Him (Ephesians 6:10-20)

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