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Missionary Appointment Service

Last night, the trustees of the IMB concluded their meetings with a wonderful commissioning service for 92 newly-appointed missionaries. My wife and I took four members of our church along on the two-hour drive to First Baptist Church in Sunnyvale to attend the service. This morning, I received an email from Sharon Bain. She is […]

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Tim Guthrie: Moving Forward…Part 4

The Money Trail Anyone who has been around Baptists long enough knows that Baptists get real funny when one discusses money. Let a preacher start off a sermon with money and the pews or chairs start rocking. This is also true when one discusses the Cooperative Program and the giving plan of the SBC. A […]

Tim Guthrie: Moving Forward…Part 3

Evangelism: This third post of the series is where I get really excited. How can we in the SBC move forward in sharing Jesus to a lost and dying world. If we can only realize that God has so blessed us, oh what we could do to further the sharing of the Gospel, and in […]

Tim Guthrie: Moving Forward…Part 2

Doctrine: As we proceed with this series, we will deal quickly with the doctrinal issues pertaining to the SBC and her entities. Read carefully the words following. I believe these words summarize and settle the discussion currently being held around the SBC. Dr. Morris Chapman said this: “It is imperative that our Convention return to […]

Tim Guthrie: Moving Forward in the Southern Baptist Convention

Tim Guthrie, the owner of the original SBCToday blog, has decided to post a series on moving forward in the SBC by looking to the future of continuing “loyalty to God and His Word” in reaching the lost for Christ. Thanks to his generosity, he is allowing us post this series here. Welcome Tim! Intro: […]