Transgender issues to be focus of conference at Southern Seminary Oct. 5-7

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (BP) – A "first-ever" conference by evangelicals on the subject of transgenderism will be held Oct. 5 at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Ky.

"Transgender Confusion and Transformational Christianity" is a preconference to the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors annual conference Oct. 5-7, which is focused this year on the subject of homosexuality.

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Alicia Baptist, Alicia, hosts revival 

Alicia Baptist Church, Alicia, will hold revival services at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Oct. 4 and at 7 p.m. Oct. 5-7. Herb Wilson will serve as the evanglist and Dan and Sue Haygood will lead worship.



Red Oak Baptist, Marked Tree, to celebrate 75th

Red Oak Baptist Church in Marked Tree will celebrate its 75th anniversary in the morning service Oct. 11. Former Pastor Larry Deaton will bring the message, and Ethan Constant will lead worship. Mark Constant is pastor. 


Cherry Valley Baptist, Cherry Valley, to celebrate 148th

Cherry Valley Baptist Church, Cherry Valley, will celebrate its 148th anniversary and homecoming at 10:30 a.m. Oct. 11, followed by a potluck lunch. Ferrel Duffel will bring the message. Revival services will begin at 6 p.m. with Randall Creel from Forrest, Miss. Services will take place at 7 p.m. Oct. 12-16. Everyone is invited.


Austin Baptist, Austin, to celebrate 180th

Austin Baptist Church, Austin, will celebrate its 180th anniversary at their homecoming celebration Oct. 11. The morning worship service will begin at 10:45 a.m. Darrel Ray, Arkansas Baptist State Convention evangelism and church health team member, will preach and will present a certificate in recognition of the church’s anniversary.