Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared at the Georgia Christian Index and is used by permission. We are immeasurably indebted and grateful to Dr. George Harris and Mr. Jack Pogue for this interview. For more on the life and preaching legacy of Dr. W.A. Criswell go to the W.A. Criswell Sermon Library.
We must never forget those great men of the faith who preached the Word of God with such passion and power. I want to be sure our wonderful younger pastors are made aware of some of the heroes of the faith who have gone on before us.
Therefore, for several years I have wanted to provide our readers young and old with a personality sketch of some of Southern Baptists’ greatest and most notable personalities – preachers who have gone on to be with the Lord. The idea of such a project began to take shape when I encountered Jack Pogue at the W.A. Criswell Sermon Library booth at the Southern Baptist Convention in Phoenix last month. Continue reading
In this video, Dr. Emir Caner, President of Truett-McConnell College in Georgia, is interviewed by Joel Southerland of Talk SBC at the Southern Baptist Convention in New Orleans. The interview addresses issues such as the election of Fred Luter as the President of the SBC, Caner’s perspective on “A Statement of the Traditional Southern Baptist Understanding of God’s Plan of Salvation,” his perspective about how Baptists differ from classical Calvinists and Arminians, his support for the Sinner’s Prayer resolution adopted by a strong majority at the SBC, and his hope for traditional Baptists to have constructive dialogue with Calvinists within the SBC.
This is a video of Dr. Steve Gaines being interviewed by Joel Southerland on Talk SBC. The interview concerns the “Sinner’s Prayer” resolution approved by the Southern Baptist Convention meeting in New Orleans this week, and the proper use of the Sinner’s Prayer in churches.