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Survivors of sexual abuse within the Southern Baptist Convention called on leadership to take a more proactive stance against sexual abuse in 2008, but their proposed reforms were rejected by leadership. Wade Burleson, a prominent Southern Baptist leader in Oklahoma called for a database of sexual predators within the denomination multiple times.
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When the Accounts are Called: A Christian View of Gambling
What Does the Bible Say About Gambling? | Headwaters Baptist Church Mar 25, 2014 ... Gambling is not specifically mentioned in the Bible, but there are principles in the Bible that teach how to live for God. From our very first visit to ... The Gambling Culture - Baylor University 55) draws a vivid contrast between the stances of the gambler and the disciple. ...... For example, Southern Baptists adopted resolutions opposing the spread. The Gambling Culture - Baylor University 55) draws a vivid contrast between the stances of the gambler and the disciple. ...... For example, Southern Baptists adopted resolutions opposing the spread.
While some have taken Moore’s comments as an indication that he and other Southern Baptist leaders are backing away from their commitment to the hardline agendas of religious and political conservatives, his calculated rhetoric is in reality a manifestation of Southern Baptists’ current focus on building coalitions with them.
When is the Southern Baptist Convention a cult? | Don M… For decades now the Southern Baptists have been steadfastly embracing positions that are completely at odds with not only the vast majorityBut alas, what the SBC thinks does matter–for now. Yet it seems clear that its influence and dominance has already begun to wane, and the stances it... Why The NFL's Stance Against Gambling Is Complete BS Some gambling experts believe over a billion dollars is illegally wagered on NFL games alone during its regular season. That number rises during the playoffs.So while the league takes an anti-gambling stance on every occasion, this is nothing but good PR. The truth is, the history and success of the... InterVarsity Asks Staff to Choose a Stance on Sexuality Campus ministry's push for theological consistency prompts painful backlash. Baptists – Southern Lord Recordings
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Sep 17, 2014 ... In the same way, the ethics of Scripture clearly teach that gambling is wrong and a ... The Bible is full of references to God's view of economics.
The Southern Baptist Convention issued an apology for its earlier stance on slavery. The issue had split the Baptist church between north and south in 1845. But a century and a half later, in 1995 ... Oklahoma Southern Baptists reaffirm stance against legal gambling... MOORE — Oklahoma Southern Baptists — who have long denounced the state lottery and other forms of legalized gambling — reaffirmed their opposition against gambling at the denomination’s ... ERLC restates anti-online gambling stance - The Alabama Baptist The Southern Baptist Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC) has reiterated its opposition to congressional efforts to legalize and tax Internet gambling. ERLC President Richard Land told a House of Representatives committee by letter that it continues to support a 2006 law restricting online gambling. Regulations enforcing that law finally will go into effect June ...[Read More] ERLC restates anti-online gambling stance The Southern Baptist Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission has reiterated its opposition to congressional efforts to legalize and tax Internet gambling. ... ERLC restates anti-online gambling stance.