Entries by Louisiana Baptists

What Can You Do to Protect Your Congregation?

Houses of worship are considered soft targets for those intent on doing evil. In response to the ongoing threat, the Department of Homeland Security has several resources for congregations to review and implement as they desire. Some of these resources include: Hometown Security Report which outlines the challenges and how to prepare for potential threats. […]

Ideas Out Loud

One of our goals is to provide tools and resources to the many churches in our great state. We do this through conferences, literature, digital media, and more. From 2016-2018, we produced a podcast called Ideas Out Loud. In it, we interviewed various leaders and experts in a variety of ministry-related fields, including VBS, discipleship, […]

2019 ECON Recap

ECON 2019 compelled a large gathering of Louisiana Baptists to share Jesus and develop a strategy to do just that. Thanks to your gifts through the Cooperative Program, we were able to bring presenters from across the United States to inspire us to dream once again about what God could do in and through churches. […]

Pump Up Your Social Media

It’s difficult to navigate the digital landscape without understanding social media. Facebook currently has over 2.2 billion monthly users. That’s the population of China and India combined! However, newer platforms are emerging and pushing their way into competition with Facebook. With an expanding range of options, algorithms, and metrics, making your way through the social […]

2018 Annual Meeting Videos

The 2018 Louisiana Baptist Convention was held November 12-13 at Temple Baptist Church in Ruston, LA. Watch below to get caught up on the great things God is doing in our state. Monday Evening Tuesday Morning Tuesday Evening

2018 ECON Recap

ECON 2018 compelled a large gathering of Louisiana Baptists to share Jesus and develop a strategy to do just that. Thanks to your gifts through the Cooperative Program, we were able to bring presenters from across the United States to inspire us to dream once again about what God could do in and through churches. […]

2017 Annual Meeting Videos

The 2017 Louisiana Baptist Convention was held November 13-14 at Istrouma Baptist Church in Baton Rouge. Watch below to get caught up on the great things God is doing in our state. Monday Evening Tuesday Morning Tuesday Evening

Accounting Notification for Churches

Starting in 2018, the accounting office will no longer hold the books open for receipts. The rule is, on the first business day of a new month, we will  include any receipts postmarked in the prior month as received in the prior month. Any receipts received after that day will be included in the new […]

How to Disciple Families

While it may be tempting to step aside from parenting and avoid conflict, the Brian Haynes encourages parents to do the hard things. The ultimate goal is to pass on a legacy of faith in God and strengthen the family relationship. Brian Haynes combines practical guidance and solid biblical truth to help parents who are […]