Research by Topic: marvin-mcmickle

Day 2 at Space for Grace

Published November 16, 2018

On Day 2 of Space for Grace in Philadelphia, attendees were met with a variety of inspirational experiences from thought-provoking workshops to dynamic worship. In her morning homily, the Rev. Dr. Leslie D. Callahan, pastor of St. Paul’s Baptist Church, Philadelphia, said that God chooses to speak to those who challenge our assumptions, such as […]

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Judson Press title provides method of spiritual formation for preachers

Published October 8, 2018

VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 10/8/18)—Are preachers born or made? According to preacher, author and educator Dr. Marvin A. McMickle, “No one is born with the mindset, disciplines or skills necessary to be an effective preacher of the gospel of Jesus Christ. Preachers are not born; they must be made.” With these words, McMickle offers a […]

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ABHMS encourages participation in New Baptist Covenant’s 10th anniversary summit

Published September 6, 2018

VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 9/6/18)—American Baptist Home Mission Societies (ABHMS) encourages American Baptists to attend “Journey to Justice”—the 10th anniversary celebration of its partnering organization New Baptist Covenant—planned for Oct. 15-17 in Atlanta. Speakers are as follows: Ruby Nell Sales, founder and director of Atlanta’s Spirit House Project, a national religious nonprofit that uses the […]

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Excerpt from Judson Press book featured in exhibit at newly opened museum

Published November 10, 2016

The staff at American Baptist Home Mission Societies’ (ABHMS) publishing ministry—Judson Press—is both surprised and delighted to learn that a sentence from one of its published reference works features prominently in an exhibition at the newly opened National Museum of African American History and Culture, Washington, D.C. And, that’s not all. The author himself—the Rev. […]

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