From the President

Thoughts and observations from Bob Reed, the president of Global Baptist Schools

From the President

Rainbows and Storms

I write these words in my home, awaiting the slow approach of Hurricane Florence. Already, those along the coast in my state are being impacted by record amounts of rainfall and the flooding which is only sure to get worse over the next few days. We pray for those in […]

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Full Circle in Ministry

Unlike a lot of people, I have very few memories of my earliest years. My first memories begin around the age of 4 or 5. One of my most vivid recollections was that of visiting the church that my grandfather pastored in the rural community of Knox, in northern Indiana. […]

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To God be the Glory

“Hey, buddy.” It was a phone call that began like hundreds, if not thousands, of others. This one would change my life. I began working for the Bible Broadcasting Network in 1989 in Charleston, South Carolina. I read the daily weather forecast, prepared church announcements that aired throughout the day […]

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The Importance of the Family of God

I’ll begin by admitting my complete ignorance of all things agricultural, rural, and farm-related. I grew up as a city kid. With the exception of two short years when we lived in a small town in northern Indiana and occasional visits to see family who lived on farms in Wisconsin, […]

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GBS and the Local Church

The gentlemen in the picture to the right are Pastors Carlos Lucatero y Manuel Miramontes. Pastor Miramontes has served for many years at the Iglesia Bautista Cristo la Roca (Christ the Rock Baptist Church) in Fresno, California. A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to preach in that church, […]

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The Making of Dan Brown

If the name Dan Brown isn’t immediately familiar to you, I am sure that his work is. Brown is the novelist who wrote The DiVinci Code, the book that went on to become the movie that created so much controversy a few years ago. He followed that up with Inferno, which is set to […]