‘The very first Christian book I ever read was … on evangelism’
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (BP)–There probably aren’t many seminary professors who can list their design of a patented folding combine header among their credits. Timothy Beougher, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary’s Billy Graham Professor of Evangelism, earned his bachelor’s degree in agricultural engineering from Kansas State University. At one point, he thought he might work for John Deere […]
God’s ‘big picture’ encompasses all believers, IMB’s Gilbert says
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (BP)--Jesus Christ is the central person in God's plan and deserves to be worshiped by all the people of the earth, Al Gilbert said April 12.
Jesus is far more than 99% God; he is ‘total God,’ Vines declares
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (BP)–Despite a current religious atmosphere of relative truth, Jesus Christ remains the “one and only” hope for salvation, Jerry Vines said March 28. “Jesus Christ is not just prominent. Jesus Christ is preeminent,” Vines, pastor of First Baptist Church, Jacksonville, Fla., said at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. “Jesus Christ is not just a […]
Living without Spirit’s power is a sin, Adrian Rogers says
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (BP)–Many people’s faith becomes a burden because they don’t understand the ministry and power of the Holy Spirit, said Adrian Rogers at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Ky., Oct. 12. “I’d rather die than be sentenced to minister without the conscious filling and anointing of the Holy Ghost of God,” said Rogers, […]