Milton Hollifield
  • Easter: an opportunity to plant seeds of truth

    April 5 2017 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC executive director-treasurer | with 0 comments

    As Christians, Easter is a very special time for us each year. On Resurrection Sunday, we celebrate Christ’s victory over sin and death and the salvation that we now have in Him.   However, this Easter season, I would like to invite...

    READ MORE
  • Giving: the best way to make a difference

    March 21 2017 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC executive director-treasurer | with 0 comments

    Do you ever wonder how you can make an impact for Christ in your state, nation and around the world? As Southern Baptists, we have the best way to combine our financial resources and make a difference. This tried and true concept is based upon...

    READ MORE
  • North Carolina Baptists worship in 66 languages each week

    March 8 2017 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC executive director-treasurer | with 0 comments

    If you’re reading this, chances are, you probably attend a church. Come to think of it, many of you attend a Baptist church. Perhaps you’ve been a church-goer all your life – or maybe attending a weekly church service is a recent...

    READ MORE
  • Reach North America for Christ

    February 21 2017 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC executive director-treasurer | with 0 comments

    Spring is fast approaching, and the beginnings of new life will soon be evident all around us in the plant and animal kingdoms. As trees that have been dormant during the winter months begin to bud then blossom, and as flowers start to burst forth...

    READ MORE
  • Revitalization: God’s call to churches

    February 7 2017 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC executive director-treasurer | with 0 comments

    As we move further into 2017, church health and revitalization is of critical importance. Studies released from the North American Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention indicate that there is a great need for spiritual revitalization...

    READ MORE
  • Bearing God’s image, racial reconciliation

    January 24 2017 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC executive director-treasurer | with 0 comments

    On Sun., Feb. 12, we will observe Racial Reconciliation Sunday, a time when we come together before the Lord and our brothers and sisters and work toward being more united in Christ.   It is heartbreaking to think about the racial injustice...

    READ MORE
  • Honoring God’s creation of human life

    January 10 2017 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC executive director-treasurer | with 0 comments

    At long last, the new year is here. Fittingly, many of us spend these opening months of the year thinking about new beginnings – new lifestyle changes and new goals for the year among them.   One particular new beginning, however, is...

    READ MORE
  • Celebrating Christmas with the overlooked and avoided

    December 12 2016 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr. | with 0 comments

    Each Christmas, I enjoy spending time meditating on the miracle of Jesus’ birth. God became man, dwelled among us and died for our sins. It is profound to realize that the sinless, perfect, only living God of all creation stepped outside the...

    READ MORE
  • Making the gospel resound this Christmas season

    November 29 2016 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC executive director-treasurer | with 0 comments

    This Christmas season, you have the wonderful opportunity to be part of an offering that is near and dear to my heart. Every Christmas season, the International Mission Board (IMB) holds the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering (LMCO) in memory of...

    READ MORE
  • Adoption – the gift of a new beginning

    November 16 2016 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC executive director-treasurer | with 0 comments

    Even though many couples have decided to expand their families through adoption, there are still thousands of children in North Carolina and other countries who need a Christian family to adopt, love and care for them. I began to explore ways to...

    READ MORE
  • Filling backpacks, reaching hearts

    November 1 2016 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC executive director-treasurer | with 0 comments

    North Carolina Baptists are blessed to be a part of a wonderful ministry called Appalachian Regional Ministry (ARM). Bill Barker, who is employed by the North American Mission Board, lives in West Virginia and leads the work of ARM to families who...

    READ MORE
  • In God we trust

    October 18 2016 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC executive director-treasurer | with 0 comments

    I don’t have to remind you that local, state and national Election Day is close at hand. We have heard far more than we want to hear from the news media through television, radio, internet and the printed page about the candidates hoping to...

    READ MORE
  • Engaging the lost through church revitalization

    October 4 2016 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC executive director-treasurer | with 0 comments

    The foundational unit of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina (BSC) is our local North Carolina Baptist churches. We rejoice in the fact that some of our well established churches remain vibrant and continue to reach and disciple Christ...

    READ MORE
  • Impact: Compelling the Lost to Come to Life

    September 20 2016 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC executive director-treasurer | with 0 comments

    Annual Meeting time is drawing near – ours is Nov. 14-15 – and I hope that you are already preparing your heart for what the Lord will do when we come together in Greensboro for this meeting.   The 2016 annual meeting theme is...

    READ MORE
  • Please encourage your pastor

    September 6 2016 by Milton A. Hollifield Jr., BSC executive director-treasurer | with 0 comments

    Through this column, I would like to share an exciting opportunity with you. If I were to ask you to name one of the most appreciated individuals in your home church, many of you would be quick to say, “my pastor.” With that in mind...

    READ MORE
  •  |<  <  1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10  >  >| 
    Displaying results 46-60 (of 236)