New research from LifeWay and the ERLC spotlight some of the differences in evangelicals and their voting patterns. Also, the IMB commissioned 24 new missionaries, and Dr. Ronnie Floyd preached the commissioning service.
Ronnie Floyd’s inauguration as President and CEO of the SBC Executive Committee served as the centerpiece for the fall 2019 meeting of the SBCEC.
This past Sunday in the SBC was Baptism Sunday. Amy and Jonathan recap reports from around the country, explore a major decision by FBC Jacksonville, and much more.
SBC This Week’s very own Jonathan Howe was named Vice President of Communications for the SBC Executive Committee this week. We cover that and more on this week’s episode.
Multisite churches will now have distinct SBC IDs for each campus which will allow for better tracking and data.
At an event in Orlando this week, SBC leaders gathered to cast vision for the 2020 Annual Meeting, and President J.D. Greear announced the theme for the meeting as well. Also, an article from the Houston Chronicle revealed more allegations of sex abuse coverup in the SBC.
The Trump Administration announced a reprieve on Bible tariffs this week, and a youth pastor in Oklahoma was arrested and charged with sexual misconduct.
Legal updates and updates to previously reported stories dominate this week’s news. We also report on CP giving with just two months left in the budget year.
A lawsuit was filed this week against the Village Church stemming from an alleged sexual assault in 2012. Also, there was more fallout from the Founders Ministries documentary trailer.
Executive Committee Vice President for Convention Policy Augie Boto announced his intention to retire this week. We cover that and public response to a documentary trailer and more on this week’s episode.