Milton Hollifield
  • Planting new churches for God’s glory

    August 29 2011 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC Executive Director-Treasurer | with 0 comments

    Milton A. Hollifield, executive director-treasurer of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina, discusses the reasons why church planting is important and how N.C. Baptists are involved.

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  • A healthy church bears much fruit

    August 15 2011 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC Executive Director-Treasurer | with 0 comments

    A few years ago Ed Stetzer and Mike Dodson wrote the book Comeback Churches. The book features hundreds of churches that experienced a period of decline, yet turned things around and are now enjoying spiritual revival.

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  • Are you telling your story?

    August 1 2011 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC Executive Director-Treasurer | with 0 comments
  • A return to fervent prayer

    July 20 2011 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC Executive Director-Treasurer | with 0 comments
  • Reflections from Phoenix

    July 5 2011 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr. , BSC Executive Director-Treasurer | with 0 comments

    Although a few weeks have gone by, I find myself still reflecting on the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) meeting. I can’t seem to get this one image off my mind: hundreds of messengers flooding the altar and committing to help their church get involved in taking the gospel to unreached and unengaged people groups.

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  • Where is your treasure?

    June 20 2011 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC Executive Director-Treasurer | with 0 comments

    Does the thought of giving an offering to God seem more like a task instead of a privilege? When you hear your pastor or Bible study leader talk about the importance of giving money to God, do you silently ask the question “why?” Do you ever wonder what the right motive is for giving to God? We know we can never repay God for all He has done for us.

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  • Students answer God’s call

    June 6 2011 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC Executive Director-Treasurer | with 0 comments

    The summer months are a busy and exciting time. Summer means vacation for many families. Churches often host special outreaches and send out mission teams. Your Convention staff is busy helping host many camps and missions opportunities for children and youth.

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  • Taking time to remember

    May 23 2011 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr. , BSC Executive Director-Treasurer | with 0 comments

    In 1971, the United States Congress declared the last Monday in May as a federal holiday known as Memorial Day. Prior to this official declaration many states had already been setting aside time to remember soldiers who had died defending our country and fighting for freedom.

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  • Partnerships advance the Great Commission

    May 9 2011 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC Executive Director-Treasurer | with 0 comments

    Each year as Memorial Day draws near I find myself thinking about the great sacrifices men and women have made throughout our country’s history. I will share more about that in my next column, but one thing I do want to express to you now is how grateful I am that we enjoy religious freedom in this country.

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  • National Day of Prayer

    April 25 2011 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC Executive Director-Treasurer | with 0 comments
  • Annie Armstrong: Will you give?

    April 11 2011 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC Executive Director-Treasurer | with 0 comments

    In just about two weeks North Carolina Baptists will join with believers all across the nation and the world in celebrating the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ.   Without His birth, Resurrection Sunday would not be possible, but without His bodily resurrection, His birth into this world would have had no meaning.

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  • Find It Here

    March 28 2011 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC Executive Director-Treasurer | with 0 comments

    As Baptists, we know that a personal relationship with Jesus Christ gives meaning to this life and hope for eternity. Sharing this love and hope is what our three-year Find it Here emphasis is all about. As you know, our 2010 Find it Here focus was evangelism.

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  • It’s time to draw near

    March 14 2011 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC Executive Director-Treasurer | with 0 comments

    A few weeks ago an article was published on the Convention web site and in the Biblical Recorder about the congregation of Lake Norman Baptist Church in Huntersville reading through the Bible together in one year. I am always encouraged when I hear stories of how local churches are serious about growing in their knowledge of the Lord and in their relationship with Him.

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  • How do you measure up?

    March 1 2011 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC Executive Director-Treasurer | with 0 comments

    In our world today we do not need someone to explain to us what it means to compete. Just one month ago millions tuned in to watch two teams compete in the most important professional football game of the year. Every year college students try to have the best grades and the best application essays so they can compete to get into the school of their choice.

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  • Caraway ready for new beginnings

    February 15 2011 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr. , BSC Executive Director-Treasurer | with 0 comments

    Our North Carolina Baptist camps and conference centers are places where God has intersected the life of numerous people across this state. This is where many people heard God call them into full-time vocational ministry or where they rededicated their life to God.

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