NASHVILLE (BP) – From the moment they were called to order with a different gavel than the one SBC presidents had used for the previous 149 years, messengers to the 2021 SBC Annual Meeting June 15-16 in Nashville – the largest since 1995 – were ready to make changes and challenge traditions in the name of advancing the Gospel.
NASHVILLE (BP) – Messengers resoundingly defeated a change to the SBC Business and Financial Plan proposed by the convention’s Executive Committee. Critics said the proposal would have granted the EC too much authority and left the six SBC seminaries in trouble with accreditors.
NASHVILLE (BP) – Si la reunión del Comité Ejecutivo de la Convención Bautista del Sur (SBC) es una indicación, la reunión anual de la convención de este año podría involucrar drama. En una serie de votaciones muy reñidas en el Music City Center de Nashville, el CE se negó a considerar una moción relacionada con […]
NASHVILLE (BP) – If the SBC Executive Committee’s meeting Monday (June 14) is any indication, the convention’s annual meeting this year could involve drama.
NASHVILLE (BP) – Local Baptist associations are vital catalysts for unity in the SBC and the rebound of Cooperative Program giving, according to the three candidates for convention president who participated in a forum Sunday (June 13) hosted by the Southern Baptist Conference of Associational Leaders (SBCAL).
NASHVILLE (BP) – When messengers see more ethnic diversity on committees at this year’s SBC annual meeting, they shouldn’t be surprised. As a report by the convention’s Executive Committee puts it, such diversity long has been “the expressed desire of the Southern Baptist Convention.”
The Cooperative Program (CP) has caught on with Iowa Baptists – to say the least.
SOMERVILLE, Tenn. (BP) – Un flujo constante de adolescentes está llegando a la fe en Cristo en Fayette Baptist Church. Madison había estado asistiendo a la iglesia del área de Memphis durante un año y medio y les hizo saber a los líderes de jóvenes que ella no tenía una relación personal con Cristo. Más […]
SOMERVILLE, Tenn. (BP) – A steady stream of teenagers is coming to faith in Christ at Fayette Baptist Church.
AUBURN, Ala. (BP) – A year into his pastorate at Lakeview Baptist Church, Al Jackson was approached by three men who said they felt called to Gospel ministry. So he began meeting with them as a group one morning per week for a ministry training session.