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  • Panel urges engagement, response to sexual brokenness

    December 1 2015 by Liz Tablazon, BR Writer | with 0 comments
    Panel urges engagement, response to sexual brokenness

    Calvary Baptist Church of Winston-Salem kicked off a month-long sermon series on the theology of sex with a forum on Nov. 8, featuring R. Albert Mohler Jr., Daniel Heimbach, and Gary Chapman. Calvary’s senior pastor, Rob Peters, moderated the discussion.

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  • Opportunity, authenticity draw people, panels say

    July 1 2015 by Bonnie Pritchett, Southern Baptist TEXAN | with 0 comments
    Opportunity, authenticity draw people, panels say

    With more than half the world’s population believed to be living in urban areas, the International Mission Board addressed how it is looking to combine the evangelistic efforts of its full-time missionaries with students, retirees and businessmen who can most seamlessly relocate to foreign cities.

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  • Legacy church planting revitalizes dying churches

    June 25 2015 by Margaret Colson, NAMB | with 0 comments
    Legacy church planting revitalizes dying churches

    A dying and dysfunctional church robs God of glory, said John Mark Clifton, national legacy strategy leader for the North American Mission Board, speaking during a panel discussion at the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting in Columbus, Ohio. Approximately 10-15 percent of Southern Baptist churches are at risk of dying.

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  • Verse-by-verse preaching has risks, pastors say

    June 25 2015 by Lisa Cannon Green, LifeWay | with 0 comments
    Verse-by-verse preaching has risks, pastors say

    Preaching straight through the Bible has its risks, pastors acknowledged in a panel discussion held during the Southern Baptist Convention’s annual meeting in Columbus, Ohio. Panelists urged a balance between verse-by-verse explanation and sermons on specific topics at a June 16 breakfast meeting sponsored by The Gospel Project ...

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  • Panel at SEBTS reflects on civil rights

    October 1 2014 by Staff/SEBTS communications team, Biblical Press | with 0 comments
    Panel at SEBTS reflects on civil rights

    Fifty years after the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary hosted a two-day event focused on America’s struggle for social equality and the roles people of faith played during the civil rights movement.

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  • Panelists debate theology, agree on evangelism

    June 19 2014 by Bob Smietana, LifeWay/Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Panelists debate theology, agree on evangelism

    In a panel discussion held during the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting in Baltimore, Ed Stetzer, Trevin Wax, David Platt and Frank Page shared their disagreements concerning theology and evangelism, but agreed about the urgency to evangelize.

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  • B21 panelists ponder challenges facing SBC

    June 18 2014 by S. Craig Sanders, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    B21 panelists ponder challenges facing SBC

    Cultural Christianity is dead, and Southern Baptist churches face a host of challenges as a result, including same-sex marriage, declining baptism rates and church revitalization, panelists at the Baptist21 luncheon said June 10 in Baltimore.

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