The church I pastor in TN is planning to take up an offering for the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC) of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) on June 4, 2017. I want to encourage your church to do the same (Add it to your Church Calendar).
We have been meeting by video conference with the 12 men who will be speaking at our Pastors’ Conference on June 11-12 in Phoenix. Each of these men is a capable, committed, and Christ-centered expositor of the word of God. I have loved hearing them share overviews of their messages. They will be a blessing […]
So, we have a good discussion going on about the pitfalls of Study Bibles over at this post. I did chime in on the pitfalls that I found, for me, when preaching out of a Study Bible. My first pastorate I had a tendency to chase rabbits, even in the pulpit, and given my restricted prep […]
As you know, each of the speakers for this year’s SBC Pastors’ Conference in Phoenix, AZ was nominated by someone. I asked each speaker’s nominator to answer a few questions about the person they nominated, and we have been posting their responses here at SBC Voices over the last few months. John Onwuchekwa is one […]
The scripture tells us that we need to confess to one another, that it brings healing. If you look in our world, in our nation, our churches, and our lives it’s clear we need healing. I want to encourage you today to confess by taking some initiative today. I’m going to put myself out there […]
I’d guess that most reasonably informed Southern Baptists are aware that our North American Mission Board is being sued by a former state convention executive. Baptist Press reported the suit here and summarized the allegations against NAMB: – NAMB leaders made “false and libelous” statements about McRaney in 2014-15 as NAMB and the BCMD attempted […]
This past Sunday was Mother’s Day. I preached on The Beauty of Biblical Womanhood from Titus 2:3-5. Older women likewise are to be reverent in behavior, not slanderers or slaves to much wine. They are to teach what is good, 4 and so train the young women to love their husbands and children, 5 to be self-controlled, […]