Archive for November, 2012

The Whipping Boy of Baptists

Obadiah Holmes:                                                                                                   The “Whipping Boy” of Baptists in Early America by Ron F. Hale Ron serves on staff of a church in his hometown of Jackson, Tenn. During […]

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Soul winner: Harry Williams

by Dan Nelson For 28 years, Dan Nelson has served as pastor of First Baptist Church in Camarillo, Calif. Pastor Nelson will submit a series of posts to SBCToday about people who influenced him for the sake of evangelism.   Harry Williams was a successful California pastor who became director of evangelism for the California […]

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Your God Is Too Small

By Franklin L. Kirksey, Pastor, First Baptist Church of Spanish Fort, Alabama, and author of Sound Biblical Preaching: Giving the Bible a Voice. These expositions by Dr. Kirksey are offered to suggest sermon or Bible study ideas for pastors and other church leaders, both from the exposition and from the illustrative material, or simply for […]

How not to pray at football games

Copyright 2012 by Bob Rogers Dr. Bob Rogers is pastor of First Baptist Church, Rincon, Ga. He earned a B.A. from Mississippi College, and an M.Div. and Th.D. from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary.   When I went to high school, two things were always done before a football game: prayer and the National Anthem. Even […]

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Generic Man

By Walker Moore Walker Moore founded AweStar Ministries, a missions organization that has put thousands of teens on fields ‘white unto harvest’ around the world. At the end of my yearly fifteen minutes of reflecting, I have come to the conclusion that I, Walker Dean Moore, have a blessed life. In fact, when people ask […]

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