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  • Mohler’s 25 years at Southern Seminary celebrated

    October 11 2018 by SBTS Communications | with 0 comments
    Mohler’s 25 years at Southern Seminary celebrated

    Southern Baptist Theological Seminary’s trustees presented a resolution of appreciation to R. Albert Mohler Jr. to celebrate his 25th anniversary as president of the institution during a special chapel service Oct. 9. A sermon by Atlanta-area pastor James Merritt and reflections from Mohler, who became the seminary’s president in 1993 …

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  • N.C. Baptist resolution to honor Billy Graham

    October 2 2018 by BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    N.C. Baptist resolution to honor Billy Graham

    Members of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina (BSC) Resolutions Committee – Jonathan Blaylock, pastor of West Canton Baptist Church in Canton, and Kristopher Estep, teaching pastor of Barberville Baptist Church in Waynesville – wrote a resolution that will be voted on during the BSC annual meeting in November.

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  • Kid vaping epidemic cited in FDA e-cig fines

    September 18 2018 by Diana Chandler, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Kid vaping epidemic cited in FDA e-cig fines

    Nicotine-rich e-cigarettes commonly clothed in pastel brights with perky flavors have reached epidemic use among kids, a federal agency said in levying industry penalties to limit youth access. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued warning letters and fines to more than 1,300 retailers “who illegally sold JUUL and other e-cigarette products to minors” …

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  • Annual meeting to prioritize prayer, missions

    October 16 2017 by BR staff | with 0 comments
    Annual meeting to prioritize prayer, missions

    The Baptist State Convention of North Carolina has released details about the 2017 Annual Meeting scheduled for Nov. 6-7 at the Koury Convention Center in Greensboro, N.C. Messengers will cast ballots on mission-focused resolutions, elect officers and more.

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  • Resolution on impacting lostness among immigrants

    October 9 2015 by BSC Communications | with 1 comments

    At the 185th annual session of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina meeting on November 3-4, 2015 in Greensboro, N.C., the following resolution will be presented. The messengers will be given the opportunity to vote for or against resolutions on behalf of their churches.

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  • Resolution of appreciation to Hal Younts

    October 9 2015 by BSC Communications | with 0 comments

    At the 185th annual session of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina meeting on November 3-4, 2015 in Greensboro, N.C., the following resolution will be presented. The messengers will be given the opportunity to vote for or against resolutions on behalf of their churches.

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  • SBC resolutions on key issues pull broad consensus

    June 18 2015 by Tom Strode, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    SBC resolutions on key issues pull broad consensus

    Messengers to the 2015 Southern Baptist Convention adopted nine resolutions – some on culturally divisive issues – with almost no opposition. The messengers affirmed biblically based stances on such topics as same-sex marriage, racial reconciliation and the sanctity of human life, as well as religious persecution and pornography.

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  • Floyd & former SBC presidents take marriage stance

    June 17 2015 by Baptist Press staff | with 0 comments
     Floyd & former SBC presidents take marriage stance

    The current and 16 former Southern Baptist Convention presidents released a statement on biblical marriage and the national implications of same-sex marriage in a June 17 news conference prior to the concluding sessions of the SBC annual meeting in Columbus, Ohio.

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  • Committee on Resolutions named for 2015 SBC

    March 31 2015 by Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Committee on Resolutions named for 2015 SBC

    Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) President Ronnie Floyd has named the members of the Committee on Resolutions for the June 16-17 SBC annual meeting in Columbus, Ohio. Floyd appointed the committee in keeping with the provision in SBC Bylaw 20 that its members be named 75 days prior to the start of the annual meeting.

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  • Resolution in support of religious liberty

    November 4 2014 by BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Resolution in support of religious liberty

    The Committee on Resolutions and Memorials met via telephone conference call Oct. 30 to consider the “Resolution in Support of Religious Liberty.” The resolution was approved unanimously by the Committee and will be presented at the Annual Meeting Nov. 10-11 as part of the committee’s report.

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  • Resolution of continued support

    October 7 2014 by | with 0 comments

    This resolution of continued support has been submitted by David Gasperson, pastor of Warsaw Baptist Church, and will be voted on at the annual meeting of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina Nov. 10-11 in Greensboro.

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  • 9 resolutions garner SBC messengers’ adoption

    June 12 2014 by Tom Strode, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    9 resolutions garner SBC messengers’ adoption

    Messengers to the Southern Baptist Convention adopted a resolution on transgender identity for the first time while returning to such issues as civil rights, gambling and world hunger for further statements. All nine resolutions offered June 10 gained approval by unanimous or overwhelming votes.

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  • Resolutions cover BSA policy, children, victims

    June 17 2013 by Tom Strode, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Resolutions cover BSA policy, children, victims

    Messengers to the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) dealt, as expected, with the hot-button issue of the Boy Scouts’ new membership policy, but also passed a series of resolutions expressing compassion for the victimized and vulnerable.

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  • Resolution on pursuit of holiness

    October 31 2012 by BR staff | with 0 comments

    On Oct. 29 the Committee on Resolutions and Memorials made available the only resolution that will be presented during the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina’s annual meeting Nov. 12-13 in Greensboro. It is available here on the Biblical Recorder website but is also available at ncannualmeeting.org.

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  • Deadline to submit resolutions Sept. 10

    September 6 2012 by BSC | with 0 comments

    The Baptist State Convention of North Carolina Memorials and Resolutions Committee is now receiving resolutions for consideration. North Carolina Baptists have until Sept. 10 to submit resolutions.

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