Category: SBC Issues

Why Not Join the CBF?

The title of this article is a question that should be asked of all Southern Baptists.  Why did the CBF leave the Southern Baptist fold back in 1992?  We all have been told, and I remember well, many a squabble over the sufficient and inerrant text of the Word of God.  The CBF ended up […]

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Podcast Episode 9

Entity head retirements are the main topic of discussion in this week’s podcast. The entire gang got together to discuss the implications of the retirement announcements of Dr. Jerry Rankin of the International Mission Board and Dr. Morris Chapman of the Executive Committee. Robin Foster was headed out of town for a quick vacation, which […]

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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