Most churches have reduced fellowship to mean cold drinks and cookies in the social hall.
While self-control is beneficial to individuals and to society, there is a more excellent way. What is it? It is to be controlled by the Holy Spirit…
When I think about the work we do together as Baptists, I am amazed that a voluntary missionary movement such as ours has prospered in miraculous ways – and that is what the Southern Baptist (SB) denomination is – a voluntary missionary movement – an incredibly successful one at that.
The information being reported for 2015 represents work done in 2014 during the transition of IMB leadership from Tom Elliff to David Platt who was elected in August 2014 to replace Elliff.
We are neither Calvinists nor Arminians; we are Baptists!