Latest Articles by LIFEWAY STAFF
Feb 18, 2013
NASHVILLE (BP)—More than one and a half million people will see major improvements in their Bible study materials as LifeWay Christian Resources launches an updated and enhanced version this fall of its leading Bible study series—Bible Studies for Life.
The curriculum currently is used by more than 30,000 churches.
“We listened to churches using the study,” said David Francis, LifeWay’s director of Sunday School, “and learned of three foundational ways Bible Studies for Life could be an even more effective tool in church ministry.
Dec 12, 2012
SOUTHAVEN, Miss.(LCR)—What started as one LifeWay store manager’s spark of an idea six years ago has grown into a chain-wide ministry. LifeWay Christian Store Manager Sherry Parnell, who worked for the company for more than 24 years until her retirement in 2011, started the Christmas Plush Donation program at the Southaven, Miss., store outside of Memphis. But call it her idea, and she is quick to say it was all God—that He spoke to her out of a crisis her family experienced.
Dec 3, 2012
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (LCR)—Selfless service to God and others both impacts and is impacted by transformational discipleship, according to a study conducted by LifeWay Research.
The survey shows 58 percent of Protestant churchgoers in the United States agree with the statement: “I am intentionally putting my spiritual gift(s) to use serving God and others.” Seventeen percent disagree with the statement.
Oct 2, 2012
NASHVILLE (BP) -- Nearly 90 percent of pastors believe they should not endorse candidates for public office from the pulpit, according to a survey by LifeWay Research.
Aug 6, 2012
NASHVILLE (LWCR)At a glance it would be easy to confuse B&H Publishing Group for a technology firm. With more than 50 mobile applications, 750 e-books and an online Bible study website, B&H is clearly a technology leader in the religious publishing industry.
Jun 18, 2009
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (LWCR)—If you follow him on Twitter,
you now have access to more than the truncated 140-character “tweets” from LifeWay President and CEO Dr. Thom S. Rainer.
May 7, 2009
NASHVILLE (LWCR)—Southern Baptists gave 2.3 percent more to missions last year despite the economic downturn,
but they lost members and baptized the fewest number of people since 1987, according to the denomination’s Annual Church Profile (ACP), compiled by LifeWay Christian Resources in conjunction with Baptist state conventions.
Apr 23, 2009
NASHVILLE, Tenn.(LWCR)—The life of a man in the
ministry can be taxing to say the least, but at least he signed up for it. What
about life for his wife? In some cases all she did was marry the guy she thought hung the moon.
Apr 23, 2009
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (LWCR)—If a woman is like a shoe then a minister’s wife is like a tan suede open-toe dress shoe with a two-inch wedge
heel in a size 8 narrow. In other words, a minister’s wife is a very specific
Apr 23, 2009
NASHVILLE (LWCR) – Southern Baptists gave 2.3 percent more to missions last year despite the economic downturn, but they lost members and baptized the fewest number of people since 1987, according to the denomination’s Annual Church Profile (ACP), compiled by LifeWay Christian Resources in conjunction with Baptist state conventions.