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Study: Personal Faith Practices Affect Evangelical Giving

A giving study’s findings and conclusions give hope to Christian leaders and challenge them. On Nov… Read more

Using the Ten Descriptions: A Disciple-Making Tool

Guideposts were ancient signs that guided travelers along roads and paths. A Christian’s spiritual … Read more

Using the Ten Descriptions: A Celebratory Tool

As I wordsmithed the ten descriptions of a Baptist New Mexican, my mind wandered to individuals in … Read more

Church News

Las Cruces Mission Team Helps Church in Brazil

LAS CRUCES (BNM) – Assisting a small Brazilian church, a team of New Mexicans shared the Gospel, tr… Read more

New Mexico Native Serves as USCG Chaplain in California

ALAMEDA, CALIFORNIA (BNM) – Matthew A. Harris serves as 11th District Chaplain in the United States… Read more

Association Helps Member Church Experience Revitalization

CLOVIS (BNM) – Churches in Tri-Area Baptist Association are rallying together to help Sandia Baptis… Read more



Wife of Longtime NM Pastor Dies

ROSWELL (BNM) – On Wednesday morning, Sept. 14, Janice Loucille Meyers passed away at her home in Roswell. Read more


Wiley Used Her Talents for the Kingdom

ALBUQUERQUE (BNM) – Barbara Wiley, age 89, died Sept. 14. She was born to Oliver and Thelma Taylor in Gladewater, Texas, - one of six child… Read more


Turnage Traveled Worldwide to Share the Gospel

SILVER CITY (BNM) – Barbara Gray-Pendleton Turnage went home to be with Jesus, Sept. 21. She was 84. Read more



Capitol Prayer Gathering Returns to Santa Fe

The 2023 Capitol Prayer Gathering will return in February as an in-person gathering in Santa Fe with several remote locations around the st… Read more

Christian Life Committee 2023

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StuCamps Emphasize Essentials, Prompt Spiritual Decisions

New Mexico Baptist’s summer student camps prompted 71 public spiritual decisions. Five hundred seventy students attended the Baptist Conven… Read more



Five Lessons from a Puppy

My wife wanted a puppy for Christmas.  I know.  It sounded crazy to me too.  Read more


Wyn’s Question

Editor’s Note: After the Thanksgiving holiday, Christmas rushes in. But, the season of thankfulness should keep going and intensify. As the… Read more


Promises Delivered, Promise Kept, Promises Given

The man rubbed his fingers, gnarled by arthritis, trying to get them to unknot. That was part of his regular morning routine. Getting an ol… Read more

SBC News


God’s Redemption through Discipleship

South Asian believer Abel was leading efforts for a widespread Gospel outreach to a largely unreached district. The day of the outreach eve… Read more


God’s Influence in Global Cities

Everyone at a small church wondered if an anticipated baptism was ever going to happen. In its Central Asian city, visited by thousands of … Read more


Explainer: FDA Expands Abortion Pill Access in Local Pharmacies

On Jan. 3, the Food and Drug Administration issued a regulatory change that allows pharmacy chains and local pharmacies to distribute the f… Read more

Just for Fun


Asking God for Great Things

At only 75 pages, “Work in Progress,” is an easy read, but length is where the ease ends. The new book by Michael Cook, pastor of Albuquerq… Read more

New Books: April 23, 2016

These are announcements, not advertisements of new books or endorsements. GOD DREAMSWill Mancini. B&H Publishers.“God Dreams” reveals a… Read more


Sunday School in Modern Times

Upcoming Events

BCNM: Sivells Baptist Camp 60th Anniversary

Mark your calendar for the 60th Anniversary celebration for Sivells Baptist Camp. Details coming. Read more

BCNM: StuCamp 3.0

StuCamp 1.0 will be held June 5-9 at Sivells Baptist Camp. Read more

BCNM: StuCamp 2.0

StuCamp 2.0 will be held June 12-16 at Sivells Baptist Camp. Read more