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Absurdity To Show The Absurd: The Changing Of A Name

September 22, 2011


To find articles both pro and con concerning the discussion surrounding the name change of the SBC click here. I was speaking with a good friend today and the topic of the name change for the SBC came up.  My friend is totally against any such change and I have to believe his reasoning is […]

Baptist Distinctives “SBC Today” Style

September 21, 2011


Dr. Steve Lemke is the provost a the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary.  He and the seminary have also adopted the old group blog that I once participated in, SBC Today.  Dr. Lemke has written a series of posts on distinctive Baptist beliefs that separate us from Presbyterians.  One of the best has been his […]

Should The SBC Change Her Name?

September 20, 2011


Recently Bryant Wright established a task force to see if the Southern Baptist Convention should change her name.  My friend Bart Barber has written an excellent piece on this here.  I highly recommend it.

Baptist Voices From The Past Speak On Unity and Exclusivism

February 16, 2011


Yes, it has been a while, but I thought I would peak my head out of the study to link you to the Southwestern Journal of Theology edition on Baptist and Unity vol. 51. In it voices from the early part of the 20th century speak towards our need to separate ourselves over matters of […]

A Courageous Association

October 20, 2010


Yesterday, the association I am a part of (Cimarron Baptist Association) passed a resolution affirming Baptist Church Polity.  Various reasons were given for the resolution, but one main reason was the need to have a dialog on the issue of Baptist Polity concerning many different polities that are making inroads to our churches in the […]