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  • SEBTS launches 5-year B.A./M.Div. degree

    October 21 2014 by SEBTS Communications | with 0 comments
    SEBTS launches 5-year B.A./M.Div. degree

    Students preparing for the pastorate at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary now have the opportunity to earn a bachelor of arts and master of divinity in five years. The Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Family Foundation, Inc. has awarded a grant of $500,000 to SEBTS…

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  • ‘Sending’ churches needed

    October 13 2014 by Mike Ebert, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    ‘Sending’ churches needed

    Kevin Ezell, president of the North American Mission Board, issued a call to Southern Baptist churches to come alongside church planters in North America in a way that will encourage, strengthen and provide accountability as they seek to take the gospel to under-reached areas.

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  • Mark Dance to nurture LifeWay’s pastor ties

    October 13 2014 by Marty King, LifeWay/Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Mark Dance to nurture LifeWay’s pastor ties

    Arkansas pastor Mark Dance will join the staff of LifeWay Christian Resources to lead efforts in building closer relationships with pastors in the Southern Baptist Convention. Dance, senior pastor of Second Baptist Church in Conway since 2001, began serving as LifeWay’s associate vice president for pastoral leadership on Oct. 1.

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  • Iorg notes ‘a coming crisis to pastoral ministry’

    March 12 2013 by Phyllis Evans, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Iorg notes ‘a coming crisis to pastoral ministry’

    A crisis is looming in pastoral ministry, Jeff Iorg, president of Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary, warns. “The crisis isn’t Internet pornography, misuse of funds, authoritarian leadership styles or doctrinal error. “The coming crisis is we soon won’t have enough pastors.”

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