After pastoring Fairfax Baptist Temple in Virginia for thirty-five years, Dr. Bud Calvert turned the church over to his son, Troy. He now travels throughout the United States and around the world as an evangelist. As founder of the International Conference on World Evangelism, he is working to turn the hearts of preachers toward church planting and world evangelism. Dr. Calvert and his wife, Mary, have been married for forty-four years, and their granddaughter, Raquel, is a student at West Coast Baptist College.

Articles by Dr. Bud Calvert

Sweeter Than Honey

A Sermon from Psalm 19

The Power of Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Should Be a Way of Life

Culture or Leadership?

Leaders Should Not Be Afraid to Challenge Cultural Practices That Violate Scripture

God Will Not Play Second Fiddle to Anything

God Must Have First Place in Our Lives

Are You Insulated or Isolated?

God Wants His Children to Impact the World

Why Methods and Doctrine Are Inseparably Joined

God’s Holiness Requires Holy Methods

Press On

4 Areas in Which We Must Press On

Do You Want a Passion for Witnessing?

The Purpose, Place, Plan, and Power for Witnessing

Do You Need to Preach on the Forgotten Doctrine?

The Doctrine of Fasting Often Suffers from Spiritual Neglect

The Preacher and His Marriage

5 Helps for a Lasting Marriage