In his plenary address during the SBC Executive Committee meeting Feb. 17, Southern Baptist Convention president J.D. Greear called EC members to unity in order to continue to focus on "Gospel Above All," his choice of theme for the 2020 SBC Annual Meeting in June — just as it was for the 2019 SBC Annual Meeting. Read more…Read more
David Uth, pastor of First Baptist, Orlando, and president of the 2020 SBC Pastors’ Conference, has responded to the movement by some to pressure him into changing the SBC Pastors’ Conference schedule he has designed. He is not backing down, but he has removed one point of attack for the critics. Some were seeking to […]Read more
I am not saying this to defend or to criticize David Uth. If I were president of the PC, I would not be doing some of the same things he is doing this year. Oh, if I didn’t have an agenda such as the one we used back in 2017, I would enthusiastically invite Vance […]Read more
HSU’s move against Pigott “devastating”
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Nashville First Baptist Church was willed an enslaved 16-year-old Nelson G. Merry in 1840, and by 1853 had baptized, discipled, freed and ordained him to pastor the First Colored Baptist Mission, a First Baptist church plant. The mission obtained freedom in 1866, and helped celebrated the mother church's bicentennial Sunday (Feb. 16). Read more…Read more
Twenty-five hundred churches signed on in the first two days to a new network calling for a reboot of the “conservative resurgence” that four decades ago corrected a perceived leftward drift in the Southern Baptist Convention, the group’s spokesman said Sunday.
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