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  • SEBTS launches partnership with Acts 29 training program

    February 16 2018 by Lauren Pratt, SEBTS | with 0 comments
    SEBTS launches partnership with Acts 29 training program

    Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) has announced a partnership with Crosslands, a theological training program under Acts 29 Europe, to prepare potential church planters and leaders. The partnership, which launched Feb. 13, developed out of the seminary’s EQUIP Network, a church-based, theological training initiative.

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  • State laws help pastors decline gay weddings

    March 23 2016 by David Roach, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    State laws help pastors decline gay weddings

    Pastor Protection Acts adopted in multiple states and under consideration in others seek to protect the right of ministers not to perform same-sex weddings. But the bills have drawn mixed reviews from religious liberty proponents. Three state legislators who have served as Southern Baptist ministers said Pastor Protection Acts are helpful …

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  • Mark Driscoll removed from Acts 29 network

    August 11 2014 by Religion News Service and Baptist Press | with 1 comments
    Mark Driscoll removed from Acts 29 network

    Seattle megachurch pastor Mark Driscoll has been removed from a church-planting network of more than 500 churches he helped found after a pattern of “ungodly and disqualifying behavior.”

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  • BSC Board report focuses on impacting lostness, discipleship

    November 14 2013 by Michael McEwen, BR Content Editor | with 0 comments
     BSC Board report focuses on impacting lostness, discipleship

    The Baptist State Convention of North Carolina Board of Directors report on its five-year strategic focus on impacting lostness in North Carolina.

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  • Acts 1:8 leaders focused on missions strategy, holistic outreach

    August 16 2012 by Melissa Lilley, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Acts 1:8 leaders focused on missions strategy, holistic outreach

    Southern Baptist Convention missions leaders are turning their attention to how they can help local churches carry out the Acts 1:8 Challenge initiative in practical ways that result in life transformation. The Acts 1:8 initiative launched in 2004 by Southern Baptist state conventions, local associations, the North American Mission Board (NAMB) and the International Mission Board (IMB).

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  • Va. Baptists (SBCV) mark 15th anniversary

    December 10 2011 by Brandon Pickett | with 0 comments

    Messengers to the annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Conservatives of Virginia marked the convention’s 15th anniversary at Grove Avenue Baptist Church in Richmond with the theme “Transforming Churches.”

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