Pastor James Merritt writes about integrity as the foundation of character.
EDITORS' NOTE: James Merritt, immediate past president of the Southern Baptist Convention, delivered the following message during the Feb. 18-20 Promise Keepers pastors conference in Phoenix.
SNELLVILLE, Ga. (BP)--Christianity and Islam have been engaged in an open battle for the souls of men and women for more than a thousand years. A recent remark by my dear friend, the Rev. Jerry Vines, pastor of the First Baptist Church of Jacksonville, Fla., reminded many of us again that the battle is real and ongoing.
Preached on September 16, 2001 at First Baptist Church, Snellville, Ga. Every generation for the last sixty years has had an event occur that they will never forget. It is a bookmark on the hard drive of their memory. Those remaining from the World War II generation remember exactly where they were December 7, 1941, […]