By Lonnie Wilkey
Editor, Baptist and Reflector
Two things are certain in this world: death and taxes. And not even death is certain should Jesus choose to return to earth sooner than later.
We can add one more thing to that list that is certain for sure. You can’t please everybody.
We launched the new Baptist and Reflector website on Oct. 7 and we had mixed reactions.
Some readers wrote us and told us how much they loved the site and were looking forward to using it.
One reader wrote, “I hate it.” The reader didn’t give any specific reasons but mentioned he did want us to return to the virtual paper.
Several readers lamented the fact we no longer offer the virtual paper. Yes, it was “neat” and it was fun to flip the virtual pages. But to be honest, it was limited in what we could provide to our readers.
First, you could not search for articles on the virtual paper. Using the search feature on the website, you can search for articles using key words and names. For example, type in the words “baptism” or “evangelism” and numerous articles will be at your disposal.
Looking for help in church revitalization? Type in those words and everything we have written in the past year or even longer will be at your disposal.
You can search for columns that have appeared in the past year by simply typing the name of the writer. [Read more…]