Baptist Press Archive

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

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  • Bible's sufficiency & counseling discussed

    by RuthAnne Irvin, posted Tuesday, September 30, 2014 (4 years ago)

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (BP) -- Affirming the sufficiency of Scripture in biblical counseling is a "radical idea," said R. Albert Mohler Jr., president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, at the school's first Counsel the Word Conference.

    The conference, co-sponsored by the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors (ACBC), featured popular practitioners Paul David Tripp, David Powlison, Heath Lambert and others during the two-day event. Read More

  • Panel reflects on civil rights

    by Staff/SEBTS communications team, posted Tuesday, September 30, 2014 (4 years ago)

    WAKE FOREST, N.C. (BP) -- 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.

    The events were held in partnership with the L. Russ Bush Center for Faith and Culture at SEBTS and consisted of a lecture and a panel discussion. Speakers touched on a variety of topics including the history of the struggle, the challenges America still faces in this area and how the church can get involved in moving forward. Read More