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R.G. Lee: “Eyes Upon Southern Baptists”

Office of Press Representative Release 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 10 Southern Baptist Convention – 1950 No. 10 PRESIDENT’S ADDRESS: EYES UPON SOUTHERN BAPTISTS Robert G. Lee, President Bellevue Baptist Church, Memphis, Tennessee ============ R.G. Lee, 1886 – 1978 Born in a log cabin in South Carolina, Robert Green Lee gave his life to Christ in […]

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A Selective Review and Critique of Whomever He Wills – Part 2C

David L. Allen Matthew Barrett and Thomas Nettles, eds. Whomever He Wills: a Surprising Display of Sovereign Mercy (Cape Coral, FL: Founders Press, 2012), 401 pgs. (Ed.’s note: What follows below is Part 2C. This follows Part 2B that appeared on Aug. 14.) 3) Non-Elect are not “Saveable.” In Schrock’s third paragraph of footnote 13, […]

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A Selective Review and Critique of Whomever He Wills – Part 2B

David L. Allen Matthew Barrett and Thomas Nettles, eds. Whomever He Wills: a Surprising Display of Sovereign Mercy (Cape Coral, FL: Founders Press, 2012), 401 pgs. (Ed.’s note: Dr. Allen’s “Part 2” is approximately 8,000 words in length. SBCToday will therefore publish Part 2 in 2,000-word (approximate) increments. These shorter installments will be signified thusly: […]

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President’s Address

DR. RICHARD FULLER Known as the “Prince of Preachers,” Richard Fuller (1804-1876) was elected SBC president in 1859-60. He baptized such people as Annie Armstrong and Joshua Levering. During the Civil War, he assisted foreign missionaries separated from the SBC Foreign Mission Board in Richmond by the fighting. Born in Beaufort, South Carolina,  Fuller enrolled […]

A Commentary on Article Nine:
The Security of the Believer, of “A Statement of the Traditional Southern Baptist Understanding of God’s Plan for Salvation”

By Johnathan Pritchett   Article 9: The Security of the Believer We affirm that when a person responds in faith to the Gospel, God promises to complete the process of salvation in the believer into eternity. This process begins with justification, whereby the sinner is immediately acquitted of all sin and granted peace with God; […]

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