Category: SBC Issues

Dr. Morris Chapman Announces Retirement

Dr. Morris Chapman announced his retirement at the beginning of the Executive Board of Trustees meeting.  He has opened the door for the Executive Committee Board of Trustees to begin their search for his replacement as his retirement will be effective September 30, 2010.  In a prepared statement he recounted the advances the SBC has […]

Really? Is It That Simple?

On the morning of September 11, 2001, I was going through my normal routine of getting the kids and myself ready for the day. Passing by the T.V., I saw a burning building and thought they were showing some old clips from a building that caught on fire in downtown Ft. Worth. I walked the […]

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Why Do We Need a Great Commission Resurgence (GCR)? Revisited

In 2008, after the convention in Indianapolis, I did a series of posts concerning the new buzz phrase, “Great Commission Resurgence.”  Today it is a house hold term among many Southern Baptists and the GCR Task Force (GCRTF) has held some open meetings so that others could ask questions and possibly provide some answers.  I […]

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Podcast Episode 5

We’re back with episode five of the SBC Today podcast. This time, I’m joined by Robin Foster, Scott Gordon, and Joe Stewart, and with a smaller crew comes a shorter podcast, this time coming in under thirty minutes. We were all over the place in terms of topics in this episode, from the President Obama’s […]

Acts 29 and Southern Baptist Polity

Before the outset of this post let me say that this piece is not meant to criticize Acts 29. They have the right to organize the planting of churches as they feel they are led by the Lord. This post is to show the clear irreconcilable difference in ecclesiology between Acts 29 and the Baptist […]

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