Brunson: Focus on Jesus Christ’s pre-eminence
By Joni B. Hannigan ORLANDO, Fla. (BP)–Preachers today are like Richard the Lionheart, who in 1191 could not win a
Maryland/Delaware Baptists elected to serve on SBC Committees/Boards
ORLANDO, Fla. (BP)–Seventy Southern Baptists from 35 state Baptist conventions have been named to serve on the 2010-11 SBC Committee
SBC WRAPUP: Messengers pass GCR report, elect new president in 1st runoff since ’82
By Baptist Press Staff ORLANDO, Fla. (BP)–After months of debate, Southern Baptist Convention messengers meeting June 15-16 easily adopted an
SBC adopts GCR report by wide margin
By Mark Kelly ORLANDO, Fla. (BP)–By an estimated 3-to-1 margin, the Great Commission Resurgence Task Force report was adopted June
Small church with big CP heart honored with M.E. Dodd award
By Erin Roach ORLANDO, Fla. (BP)–A church with 103 members and an average 30-year Cooperative Program (CP) giving rate of
Hawkins points to market upticks in 2009
By Roy Hayhurst ORLANDO, Fla. (BP)–GuideStone Financial Resources remains strong, despite a turbulent period in world financial markets, GuideStone president
Lee introduces new WMU president to SBC
By Julie Walters ORLANDO, Fla. (BP)–Wanda S. Lee, executive director/treasurer of Woman’s Missionary Union, introduced Debby Akerman as the newly
Chapman: SBC’s greatest needs spiritual
By Erin Roach ORLANDO, Fla. (BP)–Morris H. Chapman delivered his last address to the Southern Baptist Convention as president of
Wright wins run-off and envisions Baptists returning to first love, making radical shift in CP priorities
By Norm Miller and Tammi Reed Ledbetter ORLANDO, Fla. (BP)–Bryant Wright, pastor of the Atlanta-area Johnson Ferry Church, defeated Florida
GCRTF: floor debate resulted in improved recommendations
By David Roach ORLANDO, Fla. (BP)–Amendments to the Great Commission Resurgence Task Force’s final report strengthened one of its recommendations
How NAMB’s ‘reinvention’ could change the way it works
By Martin King, Illinois Baptist NASHVILLE (IB)—For nearly eight months prior to release of the Great Commission Resurgence Task Force
GCR Task Force: Move CP promotion from Nashville to the state conventions
Tammi Reed Ledbetter, The TEXAN News Editor NASHVILLE — There’s no denying that Southern Baptists individually, corporately and as a