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    Blackface: cultural ignorance or blatant racism?

    February 7, 2019

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    EDITOR'S NOTE: Sunday, Feb. 10, is Racial Reconciliation Sunday in the Southern Baptist Convention.

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    The power of the last word

    January 14, 2019

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    I have never liked announcements at the end of the service (“The power of the last word” Eric Ramsey Arkansas Baptist News Nov. 15 2018). Why not let us go home with the message and the stirring of the Holy Spirit still on our hearts and minds...

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    David Platt’s parting words to IMB: ‘We are sick’

    December 12, 2018

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    Southern Baptists have yet another new leader of the International Mission Board (IMB) to pray for: He’s Paul Chitwood a former pastor and executive director of the Kentucky Baptist Convention. While Chitwood – like his predecessor David Platt –...

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    Virgin Birth

    December 11, 2018

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    Well it’s that time of year again whereas pseudo scholars try to impeach the virgin birth hinged on “almah” being the original word used for virgin in Isaiah 7:14.
    Those who follow this party line would have to also delete Matthew 1:18 that...

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    What legacy ministry in the SBC means

    November 28, 2018

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    Do you consider your church to be a legacy ministry? The Merriam-Webster Dictionary (merriam-webster.com) defines legacy as “of relating to associated with or carried over from an earlier time technology business etc.” While there are those Baptist...

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    What freedom in Christ means in America

    November 14, 2018

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    There seems to be a lot of debate today over exactly what it means to be an American. For many evangelicals what it means to be an American is tightly woven with their faith and was articulated by America’s founders who embraced Judeo-Christian...

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    ‘For Christ The Churches and Cooperation’

    October 31, 2018

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    Editor’s note: Following is the Arkansas Baptist News report delivered to the 165th annual meeting of the Arkansas Baptist State Convention Oct. 23 at Central Baptist Church Jonesboro. Good morning! I bring greetings on behalf of the Arkansas...

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    Alarmed by funding threats

    October 23, 2018

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    I am alarmed at the number of Southern Baptist churches threatening to pull Cooperative Program support because Russell Moore president of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission has had the courage to express his opinion of Donald Trump.

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    Evolution’s false thesis

    October 17, 2018

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    It is important to remember that death did not come into the world until the Fall. This is according to Romans 5:12. Therefore evolution’s primary thesis is in direct conflict with the biblical revelation. Bill ChambersNewport

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    Express appreciation for your pastor

    October 17, 2018

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    You may not know this but Don Moore – yes that Don Moore – was my first pastor. Don Moore: the former Arkansas Baptist pastor former executive director of the Arkansas Baptist State Convention and preeminent Baptist statesman. That being the...

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