Articles from Brentwood Baptist Church

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Store Up Goodness in Your Heart

Store Up Goodness in Your Heart

By: Marcia Akers Not long ago, I was feeling overwhelmed by my commitments to my family, community, and the church. I was wondering how I could add some time and reduce stress. As I pondered this, a friend reminded me of the truth found in Luke 6:45 which tells us that good people bring good things to others from the goodness... continue reading


Advancement Sunday: August 7

Advancement Sunday: August 7

August 7 is Advancement Sunday for preschool, children, students, and special needs. On that day, our next generation ministries will transition into new LIFE Groups that will help them learn and grow in Christlikeness. As the new school year begins soon, we recommit to equipping and encouraging your children to fully become the people that God designed them to be... continue reading


Hope for the World: New Opportunities in 2016

Hope for the World: New Opportunities in 2016

“And His name will be the hope of all the world.” —Matthew 12:21 (NLT) For over ten years, the Hope for the World Missions Offering has generated millions of dollars to reach the lost and hurting around the world, the U.S., and Middle Tennessee. Brentwood Baptist Church's Missions Minister, Scott Harris, explains: The Hope for the World Missions Offering is... continue reading


Lockeland Update: Two Ways to Pray

Lockeland Update: Two Ways to Pray

On April 24 & May 1, Brentwood Baptist members voted to approve the merger of Lockeland Baptist Church in East Nashville into Brentwood Baptist Church. Since that vote, Brentwood Baptist has been working closely with the leaders and members of Lockeland to determine what’s next for this historic church.  Plans are being made for upcoming events to help build relationships... continue reading


6 Simple and Impactful Ways to Help Children Own their Faith

6 Simple and Impactful Ways to Help Children Own their Faith

Is there a fool-proof plan to have children become all stars of the faith? No, but there are key ingredients a parent can engage in that will strongly encourage children to own their faith. Here is a quick look at six of them: 1. Pray! Think of the meaning of the terms saturate or drench. That is the attitude we as... continue reading


9 Statements that Need to be Spoken in Every Home

9 Statements that Need to be Spoken in Every Home

Hebrews 3:13 While not an exhaustive list, here are nine simple, yet impactful statements that need to be expressed in every home. The magnitude in which the home plays the role of meeting deeper needs cannot be overstated. While the particular wording may take various forms, the value of these statements being verbally spoken can have a great impact on those... continue reading