Today the Executive Committee of the Southern Baptist Convention posted a string of announcements affecting several current hot-button issues within the Convention.
Ascol: “We expect accountability from our [SBC] leaders. We aren’t interested in word salad responses to serious questions nor will we settle for mere window dressing when real problems need to be addressed.”
A group of Southern Baptists have launched a new network with a “common goal of heralding the inerrancy and sufficiency of God’s Word and reaching the lost for Christ.” “The Conservative Baptist Network is a partnership of Southern Baptists where all generations are encouraged, equipped, and empowered to bring positive, biblical solutions that strengthen theContinue reading “Group of Southern Baptists start new network – Conservative Baptist Network”
Todd Benkert’s recent piece on Critical Race Theory and Intersectionality (CRT|I) at SBCVoices.com is helpfully clarifying in at least three ways. First, Benkert straightforwardly admits that both he and others within the Southern Baptist Convention are using Critical Race Theory and Intersectionality. Benkert indicates they are not merely using the language of CRT|I, but itsContinue reading “Critical Race Theory and Intersectionality in the Southern Baptist Convention: Definitions (Part 2 of 4)”
Dr. Jason Keith Allen has begun a vital conversation in the live of Southern Baptist. Our Convention desperately needs this conversation to continue.
Tennessee Baptists are showing the SBC the way forward on pushing back on Critical Race Theory. Click here for an interview with the architect.
Pastor J. D. Greear currently serves as President of the Southern Baptist Convention. Greear recently wrote a blog post on his personal site titled, “Three Ways We Go Wrong When Discussing Homosexuality.” This CRVoices post is the fifth in a five-part series carefully examining Greear’s claims in his blog post. Greear’s post is well-intentioned andContinue reading “How J. D. Greear Goes Wrong When Discussing Homosexuality (Part 5 of 5)”
Stephen Feinstein, the original author of what became Resolution 9: On Critical Race Theory And Intersectionality passed by the 2019 Southern Baptist Convention meeting in Birmingham, AL, has posted a new resolution on the subject of Critical Race Theory to be submitted at his state convention’s next annual meeting. You can read the new resolutionContinue reading “What Does Critical Race Theory Offer Southern Baptists?”
ecclesia reformata, semper reformanda secundum verbi Dei — Jodocus van Lodenstein In 2006, R. Albert Mohler, Jr. wrote, “America’s largest evangelical denomination, the Southern Baptist Convention was reshaped, reformed, and restructured over the last three decades, and at an incredibly high cost.” Mohler refers to the so-called “Conservative Resurgence” (hereafter CR) of the Southern BaptistContinue reading “The Conservative Resurgence Today”