Why ex-SBC Baptists tend to lack theological clarity and identity, how we got here and why it matters. Part II in a series.
Seemingly unending problems in youths’ lives, working nights and weekends and high expectations from parents and pastors with relatively low pay result in high levels of stress for youth ministers.
More than 20 years after the schism in the Southern Baptist Convention, it is still not clear what ex-Southern Baptists will be when they grow up.
Since its inception a decade ago, Facebook has become nearly indispensable to many churches and ministries.
Emmanuel McCall, a pioneer in Southern Baptist black-church relations before controversy led him to identify with the more moderate Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, praised efforts of current SBC leadership to carry on the work he helped begin.
The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and Baptist World Alliance have formed a partnership to identify the needs of people and congregations worldwide through joint participation in work with the United Nations.
The Fellowship's disaster response coordinator urges congregations to prepare to be of service to neighbors as an ice storm descends on the Southeast.
Guy Sayles, pastor of CBF-affiliated First Baptist Church in Asheville, N.C., announced Sunday he has multiple myeloma, an incurable but treatable cancer.
Former Alabama Baptist minister Malcolm Marler says his transition into the Episcopal priesthood was eased by his spiritual and pastoral formation in Baptist churches and schools.
On the heels of a major restructuring, “identity building” is now a top priority for the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, says CBF Executive Coordinator Suzii Paynter.