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'Tongues' resurfaces as Southern Baptist issue
Seminary professor requests reconsideration
Oct 17, 2006
Controversy is again brewing in the Southern Baptist Convention over the practice of speaking in tongues.
Last year the denomination’s International Mission Board adopted a policy that forbids considering missionary candidates who use a “private prayer language.”
SBC baptisms on the rise
Increase follows four-year decline
May 03, 2005
The Southern Baptist Convention has seen a small increase in baptisms after a four-year decline.
The annual profile, compiled by the denomination’s LifeWay Christian Resources, shows an increase in baptism totals from 377,357 in 2003 to 387,947 a year later, the denomination announced last month.
SBC hints of leavingBaptist WorldAlliance
Cooperative Baptist Fellowship seeks BWA membership
Aug 14, 2002
An 11-year conflict between the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and the Southern Baptist Convention reached the international stage in Spain.