LifeWay hosts an important breakfast at the SBC annual meeting. This week I want to take a moment to highlight a leadership meeting in my own tribe, the Southern Baptist Convention. This breakfast, sponsored by LifeWay, is open to messengers to the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting this June in St. Show More Summary
In his book Onward: Engaging the Culture Without Losing the Gospel, Southern Baptist Convention public-policy leader Russell Moore warned about the dangers of letting politics drive the Christian agenda. If the church is motivated primarily...Show More Summary
Christians should not be shocked when pastors give into the temptation of immorality because sin is just an element of human nature, leading Southern Baptist ethicist Russell Moore says.
Ed. Note: This post is by Holly Fussell, digital director for Grayson 2016 My parents didn’t allow me to listen to Depeche Mode when I was growing up. I was raised in an extremely conservative, Southern Baptist household, and while most...Show More Summary
Pornography is occultism aided by unseen criminal spirits and it kills sexuality, says Russell Moore, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention.
An Oklahoma congregation affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention says it's working internally to deal with a possible indirect link to the construction of an abortion clinic.
Ted Cruz identifies as a Southern Baptist. (Gage Skidmore / CC BY-SA 2.0) The bizarre presidential race of 2016 keeps getting stranger. Now, the National Enquirer has entered the conversation with a story about Ted Cruz. The story alleged that the Republican candidate engaged in five extramarital affairs. Show More Summary
In the battle between Donald Trump and Ted Cruz's wife, Southern Baptist leader Russell Moore knows who's to blame for this embarrassing back and forth. And it's not the GOP.
On Little Sisters' Supreme Court case, a tie will be a loss for Christian groups opposed to HHS contraceptive mandate. The US Supreme Court heard arguments today on whether the Little Sisters of the Poor will be required to offer birth...Show More Summary
Leading Southern Baptist ethicist Russell Moore is calling on Christians to stop "bashing" the millennial generation as lazy, entitled and self-obsessed, arguing that millennials are actually "far more committed" to sharing the Gospel with people outside of Christian subcultures.
"I was bred as a Southern Baptist, which gave me plenty of reasons not to let a guy touch my boobs. For example, it would break Jesus' heart. And also I would go to hell." The post You Need Help: Are You Asexual or Was Having Sex With Dudes Just the Worst? appeared first on Autostraddle.
With nearly 16 million members, the Southern Baptist Convention is one of the largest Baptist denominations in the world, and one of its many members used to be none other than President Jimmy Carter. However, Carter and his wife, Rosalynn, left the group in 2000 after nearly 70 years as active members. Show More Summary
J.D. Greear, who has been nominated as a candidate to become the next Southern Baptist Convention president, is sharing seven tips for pastors to follow before preaching about homosexuality.
Leading Southern Baptist ethicist Russell Moore says Christians should vote for third-party or write-in candidates rather than settle for the "lesser of two evils."
Conservative Christians in America are going to be facing a "fundamental rethinking" about the government if the choice for president in November is between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, a Southern Baptist leader warned.
A Southern Baptist grandmother and florist fined fore refusing an order for a gay wedding has been given new hope after the Washington Supreme Court agreed to hear her religious freedom case.
Credit where it's due: Russell Moore, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, is openly criticizing evangelical Christians who are jumping on the Donald Trump bandwagon, despite the candidate's obvious disdain for evangelical values and actions. Show More Summary
Leading Southern Baptist ethicist Russell Moore is encouraging pastors not to perform wedding ceremonies for couples who are not Christians or those who are living in sin.
Total is almost twice as high as International Mission Board's low-end estimate. Six months after announcing plans to cut 600 to 800 missionaries and staff in order to balance its budget, the International Mission Board (IMB) of theShow More Summary
There was once a time when any self-respecting Southern Baptist preacher had in his homiletic arsenal a blast at the Roman Catholic Church as the Book of Revelation's Whore of Babylon, and its pontiff as Antichrist (a smear that went all the way back to Martin Luther). Southern Protestant anti-Catholicism... More »