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3 INSPIRING DIFFERENCE MAKERS: EUNICE

By Kristi Newton on June 29, 2019

When you give to BGR, your gifts travel thousands of miles and land in the hands of trusted national partners. They live and work side by side with their neighbors in need. They’re passionate about serving their people. They’re invested in their communities. And you give them what they need to make a real difference.  […]

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3 INSPIRING DIFFERENCE MAKERS: RENE

By Kristi Newton on June 22, 2019

When you give to BGR, your gifts travel thousands of miles and land in the hands of trusted national partners. They live and work side by side with their neighbors in need. They’re passionate about serving their people. They’re invested in their communities. And you give them what they need to make a real difference.  […]

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3 Inspiring Difference Makers: Charity

By Kristi Newton on June 15, 2019

When you give to BGR, your gifts travel thousands of miles and land in the hands of trusted national partners. They live and work side by side with their neighbors in need. They’re passionate about serving their people. They’re invested in their communities. And you give them what they need to make a real difference.  […]

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5 Books I’m Excited to Read in 2019

By Jeff Palmer, CEO on February 25, 2019

I just shared my favorite reads from 2018, but I also want to tell you about the five books I’m most looking forward to reading in 2019. Once again, as a part of my daily walk and spiritual discipline, I plan to read through the Bible twice this year. But here are the other books […]

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My 5 Favorite Books of 2018

By Jeff Palmer, CEO on February 22, 2019

Per custom, at the beginning of each new year, I love scouting out the books I plan to read throughout the year. I also like to reflect on the best books I read the year before and the lessons I learned from each. These are my five favorite books (other than the Bible!) from 2018 […]

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The 12 Gifts of Christmas: Day 12

By Caroline Lusk on December 25, 2018

When Joseph and Mary had done everything required by the Law of the Lord, they returned to Galilee to their own town of Nazareth. And the child grew and became strong; he was filled with wisdom, and the grace of God was on him. Luke 2:39-40 The Twelfth Gift of Christmas: Grace When you take […]

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The 12 Gifts of Christmas: Day 11

By Caroline Lusk on December 24, 2018

On coming to the house, they saw the child with his mother Mary, and they bowed down and worshiped him. Then they opened their treasures and presented him with gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh. Matthew 2:10-11 The Eleventh Gift of Christmas: Comfort One of my favorite aspects of Christmas, and winter in general, is cozying […]

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The 12 Gifts of Christmas: Day 10

By Caroline Lusk on December 23, 2018

For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Isaiah 9:6 The Tenth Gift of Christmas: Peace If you’ve ever seen a nursery of newborns at a hospital, […]

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The 12 Gifts of Christmas: Day 9

By Caroline Lusk on December 22, 2018

Now there was a man in Jerusalem called Simeon, who was righteous and devout. He was waiting for the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was on him. It had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not die before he had seen the Lord’s Messiah. Moved by the Spirit, […]

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The 12 Gifts of Christmas: Day 8

By Caroline Lusk on December 21, 2018

When they had gone, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream. “Get up,” he said, “take the child and his mother and escape to Egypt. Stay there until I tell you, for Herod is going to search for the child to kill him.”  So he got up, took the child and […]

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