Within thirty minutes of the church doors opening on November 13, 2018, 300 worshippers filled every seat in Mother Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, SC for the South Carolina Baptist Convention’s (SCBC) Annual Meeting Night of Worship. Outside, ushers directed 400 additional people to watch the service in overflow at Citadel Baptist Church. The [...]
The Gospel is for everyone in every culture. The Great Commission allows believers to participate in God's work by actively sharing the Good News with people from every nation. Jesus' command in the Great Commission is the framework for the Revelation 7:9 church. Reaching the nations means the body of Christ, by definition, is multi-ethnic. It [...]
It’s often the case that the hidden figures of history turn out to be pillars on which we stand. This reality was brought to the forefront in recent years through movies like "Hidden Figures" where many learned for the first time that the first successful American orbit around the moon in 1969 was indebted to the [...]
In light of the upcoming midterm elections, Dr. Walter Strickland recaps the recent Bagged Lunch Series: Getting Political, a discussion on whether getting political is a distraction from the gospel, with Courtlandt Perkins.
Phabienne Anderson shares her experience as a minority pastor's wife in a majority white context, timberland and gives voice to an often overlooked group with Courtlandt Perkins.