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  • Charles Fuller, SBC Peace Committee chair, dies

    July 31 2018 by David Roach, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Charles Fuller, SBC Peace Committee chair, dies

    Charles Fuller, a Virginia pastor who chaired the Southern Baptist Convention’s (SBC) Peace Committee, died July 28 in Roanoke, Va. He was 86. Formed in 1985 in response to a motion at the SBC annual meeting, the Peace Committee was charged to “seek to determine the sources” of controversy amid the convention’s Conservative Resurgence and “make findings and recommendations.”

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  • Conservatives applaud bill to raise juvenile delinquent age

    May 22 2017 by Seth Brown, BR Content Editor | with 0 comments
    Conservatives applaud bill to raise juvenile delinquent age

    Teenagers that commit low-level crimes should not be tried in court as adults, say some conservative groups in North Carolina, and raising the age limit of juvenile delinquency from 16 to 18 would decrease recidivism and increase rehabilitation, among other benefits. Plus, it’s simply the moral thing to do, according to Mark Creech.

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  • Online: Patterson & Conservative Resurgence archive

    June 10 2016 by Katie Coleman & Alex Sibley, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary | with 0 comments
    Online: Patterson & Conservative Resurgence archive

    A new digital archive, “The Paige Patterson SBC Conservative Resurgence Collection,” provides insight into the role of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary’s president in Southern Baptists’ return to their biblical heritage. Materials in the archive include letters, pamphlets and audio recordings of presentations and debates significant to this period of Southern Baptist history.

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  • Grace and truth needed, say Moore, Scroggins

    April 22 2016 by Tom Strode, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Grace and truth needed, say Moore, Scroggins

    Christian ministry in America’s sexual culture calls for both grace and truth, Southern Baptist ethicist Russell Moore and pastor Jimmy Scroggins said in a conference for Virginia church leaders. The audience gathered April 19 at the Empowered Conference sponsored by the Southern Baptist Conservatives of Virginia.

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  • 1985 Dallas SBC: 'a watershed moment'

    June 12 2015 by David Roach, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    1985 Dallas SBC: 'a watershed moment'

    “The 1985 annual meeting was a watershed moment in the conservative revolution in the convention,” said Gregory Wills, professor of church history at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. “Southern Baptist moderates mobilized all their resources to stop the conservative advance at the Dallas meeting. Their bid to regain the presidency failed.”

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  • B21 panel topic: Conservative Resurgence

    June 15 2012 by Baptist Press | with 0 comments

    The Conservative Resurgence will be the main topic for discussion by this year’s Baptist21 panel with Paige Patterson, R. Albert Mohler Jr., Fred Luter and others, held in conjunction with the Southern Baptist Convention’s (SBC) annual meeting in New Orleans.

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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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  • Va. Baptists (SBCV) open new mission center

    November 9 2011 by Brandon Pickett & Brittany Conner, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Va. Baptists (SBCV) open new mission center

    GLEN ALLEN, Va. – The Southern Baptist Conservatives of Virginia (SBCV) have celebrated their 15th anniversary by dedicating the state convention’s new mission center building.

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