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  • Halloween: Don’t let it divide you, Greear says

    October 30 2018 by Grace Thornton, The Alabama Baptist | with 1 comments
    Halloween: Don’t let it divide you, Greear says

    Christians have long had differing views on how to approach Halloween. But Southern Baptist Convention President J.D. Greear said in a recent podcast that the holiday doesn’t have to be divisive – in fact, it can be a great way to get to know your neighbors. “Some participate and some don’t, but all can redeem …

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  • Former lesbian and LGBT activist offers unique perspective

    October 13 2015 by Andrew J.W. Smith, SBTS Communications | with 0 comments
    Former lesbian and LGBT activist offers unique perspective

    While many speakers during the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors conference were evangelical counselors or longtime pastors, Rosaria Butterfield offered a unique and personal perspective on homosexuality. The conference, titled “Homosexuality: Compassion, Care, and Counseling for Struggling People” and held at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary ...

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  • 1 month later: Evangelicals continue marriage advocacy

    July 31 2015 by David Roach, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    1 month later: Evangelicals continue marriage advocacy

    A month after the Supreme Court’s nationwide legalization of gay marriage, evangelicals continued raising objections to the ruling. Commentators to offer analysis included National Religious Broadcasters President Jerry Johnson, Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions Executive Director Rick Lance, Christian authors and speakers Rosaria Butterfield and Christopher Yuan, and ...

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