beyond-belief

Michael Smith, Converge Content Specialist

Michael Smith serves as Converge’s content specialist. He has nearly two decades in the newspaper publishing industry. Michael worked as a copy editor and designer for the Tampa Tribune for more than a dozen years. He also was a member of the editorial staff of Florida Baptist Witness and other publications across the Southeast.

Stories

The greatest opportunity

Converge churches find ways to meet needs during the COVID-19 crisis.

May 2020 // Read >


God + gamers

A Wisconsin church plant’s video game ministry is transforming the lives of middle and high school boys.

January 2020 // Read >


From atheist to church planter

Charlie Salamone was a passionate and outspoken critic of Christianity. Now, he wants to plant 100 churches in 10 years.

September 2019 // Read >


Destroying the status quo

African-American, Anglo churches consolidate to be an example of the gospel.

May 2019 // Read >


Blessing from behind bars

Inmates don’t let their circumstances deny them the joy of generosity.

January 2019 // Read >


“I gained hope and faith”

About to give up on her own life, a woman instead gained a new life in Christ when her future husband shared the gospel with her. The experience transformed them both.

September 2018 // Read >


Illinois family receives spiritual, emotional healing

Adam shared the love of Christ with his future wife Megan; then her father and stepmom also accepted Jesus as their Savior

September 2018 // Read >


How God transformed the lives of two men from India

Suresh Gaikwad and Ram Tangirala find grace and peace at church in Chicago suburb

September 2018 // Read >


Go and make a friend

Are we more intimidated by cross-cultural evangelism than we should be? How you can share your faith with someone from a different culture.

May 2018 // Read >