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Absurdity To Show The Absurd: The Changing Of A Name

September 22, 2011

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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

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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 […]

Baptist Voices From The Past Speak On Unity and Exclusivism

February 16, 2011

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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 […]

Pragmatism and Its Death Knell Among Southern Baptists

September 21, 2010

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Churches in the Southern Baptist Convention are in a panic concerning falling attendance and baptisms.  In today’s world of success driven theology, church growth methodology has fallen pray to the god of pragmatism or “whatever works.”  The belief is if a church is able to pack more people in the pews, then it must be […]