Amy and Jonathan look ahead to 2022 and ask their questions for the year.
Questions for 2022
- What will be the outcome of the Guidepost investigation of the SBC Executive Committee’s handling of reports of sexual abuse?
- Who will be elected to lead the ERLC and EC? Will we see more diversity in first and second chair roles in the SBC?
- Will we top 10,000 messengers in Anaheim?
- Will the upward trends in giving continue for CP, LMCO, and AAEO?
- Will Southern Baptists become too affinity-based at the risk of sacrificing cooperation across the Convention?
- How will social media continue to affect our cooperation?
- As global tensions mount with Russia and China, what will be the impact on Southern Baptist missions efforts globally if political destabilization continues?
- How will the Supreme Court rule on Dobbs vs. Jackson Women’s Health and will that impact the legality of abortion in the United States?
- How will the mass influx of new members to the EC affect the entity and the Convention?
- What will be the surprise story of 2022?
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