Jerry B. Pierce

Sort by:
Filter by Resource Type:
Filter Options »
Filter by Topic:
Filter by Scripture:
Filter by Series:
Filter by Event:
Filter by Media Format:

WRAP-UP: SBTC passes alcohol abst. policy

ARLINGTON, Texas (BP)–Messengers to the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention approved a 2008 budget of $21.5 million, adopted an alcohol abstinence policy for its staff and elected officials, and passed resolutions ranging from regenerate church membership and Christian civility to support for a covenant marriage law in Texas. Also, the SBTC’s Crossover Arlington evangelistic effort […]

Court: State can’t regulate seminaries

AUSTIN, Texas (BP)--The Texas Supreme Court has capped eight years of litigation by ruling in favor of three seminaries that the state's higher education code places unconstitutional restrictions on them.