Login / Register

GuideStone Highlights and News Releases

GuideStone Financial Resources regularly provides updates and news regarding its company, personnel, products, and services. For additional information or to coordinate an interview with one of our executives, please contact our public relations department at 1-888-98-GUIDE (1-888-984-8433).
May 12, 2020
By Roy Hayhurst, Director, Denominational and Public Relations Services

As churches begin to reopen, steps to address or consider before you gather

While the vast majority of churches quickly closed their doors through March, April and early May, the startup for churches may be a bit slower....
April 30, 2020
By Roy Hayhurst, Director, Denominational and Public Relations Services

GuideStone Vision 20/20 efforts helped prepare for economic downturn

“Our Capital Management team had been preparing for a number of years for an economic downturn,” GuideStone President O.S. Hawkins said. “Given the length of th...
April 29, 2020
By Roy Hayhurst, Director, Denominational and Public Relations Services

Mission:Dignity Sunday moving to August 30

Mission:Dignity® Sunday, set each year by the Southern Baptist Convention for the fourth Sunday in June, is moving for 2020 only to the last Sunday in August du...
April 24, 2020
By Roy Hayhurst, Director, Denominational and Public Relations Services

Congress adds funding to Paycheck Protection Program, other relief efforts

President Trump signed legislation that provides additional funding for the popular Paycheck Protection Program, which provides small businesses — including chu...
April 15, 2020
By Roy Hayhurst, Director, Denominational and Public Relations Services

GuideStone invites pastors, church leaders for a COVID-19 webcast.

With the COVID-19 crisis impacting the global economy, and with it the budgets of churches and ministries, GuideStone® will host a webcast on Tuesday, April 21,...
April 7, 2020
By Roy Hayhurst, Director, Denominational and Public Relations Services

GuideStone will cover in-network, inpatient hospital care for COVID-19 treatment at no cost for claims through May 31

Participants in GuideStone’s U.S.-based Highmark BCBS health plans will be able to receive physician-ordered, in-network, inpatient hospital care for COVID-19 t...
April 1, 2020
By Roy Hayhurst, Director, Denominational and Public Relations Services

GuideStone to offer one-time option to change health coverage during 2020

With many churches reporting strained budgets as a result of not meeting due to the fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic, GuideStone® is offering a one-time oppor...
April 1, 2020
By Roy Hayhurst, Director, Denominational and Public Relations Services

Disaster Loan Assistance loans from Small Business Administration available to churches

The U.S. Small Business Administration’s COVID-19 Economic Injury Disaster Loans will be available to churches and ministries. The loans provide another categor...