|Morris H. Chapman notes that the first book under the Convention Press imprint leased by the SBC Executive Committee from LifeWay Christian Resources tells about Southern Baptist Disaster Relief ministries after Hurricane Katrina. Convention Press, the EC president said, will play a role in undergirding Southern Baptists’ Cooperative Program missions channel.Photo by Morris Abernathy |
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP)--Southern Baptist pastors and church members may be entering historic times in their stewardship and global outreach.
“... [T]oday ... we have the privilege of looking to a historic step forward as Southern Baptists in the work of the Cooperative Program,” Anthony Jordan, executive director of the Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma, told the Southern Baptist Convention’s Executive Committee Feb. 21.
“... [I]f we follow all the way through with it, it will be a historic breakthrough for the Kingdom [and] for Southern Baptists,” agreed Morris H. Chapman, president of the Executive Committee. Read More