Vice President for Communications for the SBC Executive Committee, Jonathan Howe, announced Wednesday (Oct. 16) the reorganization of the communications department. Included in the reorganization will be a new position to lead Baptist Press, the Conventions news arm.
The San Francisco Bay Area is known for being a launching pad for digital and technological innovations. A group of church planting missionaries, however, is praying for the region to become a site for a global, gospel movement.<br>
Christian music's past, present and future were celebrated at the 50th annual Gospel Music Association Dove Awards. The event, held Oct. 15 at Lipscomb University's Allen Arena in Nashville, Tenn., honored today's top Christian and gospel artists while paying tribute to its 50-year history through highlights from previous years and performances from artists representing diverse genres.<br>
The Board of Trustees at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary convened for its biannual plenary session on October 14, hearing reports about the health of the institution and affirming all committee recommendations.<br>
She said she had never heard the story of Jesus before our first training session, but after hearing about him all day, she went home that night and prayed, and now she believes in Him.<br>
A survey from Nashville-based LifeWay Research asked 1,000 Protestant pastors if they regularly have any of six types of meetings. Virtually every pastor (99%) says they regularly have at least one of those work-related meetings.<br>
Rather than focusing on difficult days in the seminary's recent past, Greenway looks back to the vision of founder B.H. Carroll. He wants to connect to what he calls Southwestern Seminary's tradition as "the big-tent seminary of the Southern Baptist Convention" and connect personally with "legacy servants" on the faculty who influenced generations of Texas Baptist ministers.<br>