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Floyd, other Southern Baptists new Trump advisers

NEW YORK (BP) — Immediate past Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) President Ronnie Floyd and others are among a diverse group of evangelicals Donald Trump named June 21 to advise him on religion and politics. Trump’s 25-member Evangelical Executive Advisory Board includes … Continue reading

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SBC presidential election stuns, excites messengers

St. Louis (Jennifer Davis Rash) — In what some predicted as a potentially divisive annual meeting, Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) messengers walked out of the Wednesday morning session a bit stunned but encouraged to watch the future leaders model putting … Continue reading

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Floyd decries murder of nuns, 12 others in Yemen

ADEN, Yemen (BP) — Southern Baptist Convention President Ronnie Floyd is among Christian leaders decrying the murder of four nuns and 12 others at a retirement home established by the late Mother Teresa in war-torn Yemen. “It was with great … Continue reading

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Alabama Baptist State Convention annual meeting kicks off in Daphne

DAPHNE, Alabama (TAB) — The 193rd Alabama Baptist State Convention annual meeting kicked off Nov. 17 at Eastern Shore Baptist Church, Daphne. Travis Coleman, this year’s state convention president and pastor of First Baptist Church, Prattville, welcomed participants and called the … Continue reading

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Floyd, Young urge racial unity in CNN editorial

NASHVILLE (BP) — Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) President Ronnie Floyd and National Baptist Convention (NBC) President Jerry Young authored a joint CNN editorial Nov. 9 urging pastors to proclaim racism a sin and initiate conversations on racial unity. “We lead … Continue reading

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Could ‘Woodlawn’ be ‘catalyst’ to awakening?

DALLAS (BP) — “Woodlawn,” a movie about overcoming racial division through faith in Christ, could contribute to “the next spiritual awakening in the United States,” Southern Baptist Convention President Ronnie Floyd said during a simulcast to promote the film. Floyd, … Continue reading

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SBC President suggests single missions board

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (BNG) — Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) President Ronnie Floyd suggested merger of the convention’s two missions boards during a symposium on the denomination’s future Sept. 28–29 at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Kansas City, Missouri. “Structures and … Continue reading

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Thousands of Southern Baptists spend two hours in desperate prayer

COLUMBUS, Ohio (Jennifer Davis Rash) — More than 5,000 Southern Baptists gathered to pray during the Tuesday evening session of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) annual meeting. People spent two hours in repentant prayer — in huddles, on their knees, … Continue reading

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SBC presidents send open letter to Obama

WASHINGTON (BP, TAB) — In an open letter, Southern Baptist Convention President Ronnie Floyd, along with the support and signatures of 16 former SBC presidents, called on President Obama to “take the necessary actions now” against ISIS terrorists. The open … Continue reading

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The Spiritual State of the Union

SPRINGDALE, Ark. (BP, TAB) — Following President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address last night, Southern Baptist President Ronnie Floyd published a column on his blog at ronniefloyd.com that took a look at the spiritual state of the union. … Continue reading

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