Category: SBC Issues

Youth Targeted Calvinism | Part Two

Rick Mug 2015 - Version 8

The primary thesis of this essay is that Southern Baptist youth ministers serving traditional SBC churches should not teach young people Calvinistic doctrines without apprising their parents and pastors of the curriculum.

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Designated Receipts Top CP gifts: The SBC Ship of State Is In Peril | Part Two

WillHall

The boon in designated giving has been handled differently by the SBC’s two missions entities, which have benefited the most from this shift to designated giving.

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Faith is the Condition of Salvation and Grace is the Work of Salvation | Part Two

Ronnie Rogers is senior pastor of Trinity Baptist Church in Norman, Okla.

My difference with Calvinism is that we hold to essentially dissimilar views regarding what total depravity means, which is determined by two drastically different and irreconcilable views of man…

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Designated Receipts Top CP gifts: The SBC Ship of State Is In Peril | Part One

WillHall

For the first time in Southern Baptist Convention history, dating back to 1929 when a unified national budget was first proposed, designated receipts topped Cooperative Program gifts distributed by the SBC Executive Committee.

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Faith is the Condition of Salvation and Grace is the Work of Salvation | Part One

Ronnie Rogers is senior pastor of Trinity Baptist Church in Norman, Okla.

According to the unbeclouded teaching of Scripture, from conception to completion, God alone did the work of salvation and superabundantly provided everything necessary so that salvation could be unconditionally offered to each and all.

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