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January prayer focus: 'In All Things Pray'NASHVILLE (BP) -- January is a distinctive month of prayer across the Southern Baptist Convention.
It is a time when a readiness to pray can gain new traction in churches, large or small, urban or rural.
Listed as the "Call to Prayer" on the SBC Calendar, it gained momentum from the 2010 Great Commission Task Force report adopted by messengers to the SBC annual meeting in ... Read More
Floyd: 5 reflections in 2015 about our SBC
Ronnie Floyd, president of the Southern Baptist Convention, shares five reflections about the convention as the close of 2015 nears. Read More
FIRST-PERSON: Deliver us from the evil in America
Ronnie Floyd, president of the Southern Baptist Convention, addresses how the continual shootings in America are evidence of a desperate need for a spiritual awakening in the U.S. "This lawlessness cannot be solved by legislation, but by the power of the love of Jesus Christ to destroy the evil in our hearts," he writes. Read More
FIRST-PERSON: Why we are where we are
Ronnie Floyd, president of the Southern Baptist Convention, shares thoughts on the state of Christianity in America and the world. Read More
FIRST-PERSON: Give more than ever before
Give more than ever before to the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering for International Missions, SBC president Ronnie Floyd urges. "Our grand task to present the Gospel of Jesus Christ to every person in the world and make disciples of all the nations is what [this offering] is all about," he writes. Read More
FIRST-PERSON: What happened to evangelism in the SBC?
Ronnie Floyd, president of the Southern Baptist Convention, laments that the U.S. has more people and more churches than in 1948 but fewer baptisms. Among keys to a turnaround, Floyd counsels: "Through each event or experience you offer as a church, regardless of the audience, strategically use it for Read More
Louisiana 'Pledge' to boost Cooperative ProgramBOSSIER CITY, La. (BP) -- Is this the best Louisiana Baptists can do?
Louisiana Baptist Convention President Steve Horn believes not and is asking every church in the state to take "The Pledge" -- a pastor-driven initiative to increase Cooperative Program giving.
The Pledge, which Horn underscored at the convention's Nov. 9-... Read More
FIRST-PERSON: Now is the time to end America's racial crisis
Southern Baptist Convention President Ronnie Floyd sees spiritual awakening as well as prophetic pastors and churches as keys to overcoming racism in America. "The Church needs to rise up and not just have a racial unity conversation," he writes, "but also live out an ongoing demonstration of racial unity to the world." Read More
FIRST-PERSON: Family time in 2016
SBC President Ronnie Floyd urges Southern Baptists to join their SBC family in St. Louis 2016 SBC annual meeting. "There are times a family just needs to be together," he writes. Read More
Symposium looks at 'SBC & the 21st Century'KANSAS CITY, Mo. (BP) -- A symposium on "The SBC & the 21st Century: Reflection, Renewal and Recommitment" set forth a range of projections for the nation's largest evangelical body, Sept. 28-29 at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.
The event, which Midwestern President Jason Allen said will take place on a triennial basis, featured keynote speakers Frank S. Page, Ronnie Floyd, Paige Patterson, R. Albert Mohler Jr., ... Read More