On June 29, the new 2016–17 Council of Eighteen was formally introduced to the attendees of the GARBC Conference. Voting messengers had cast their ballots for the council nominees earlier in the day.
The following men were elected to the council:
“You had a chance to hear a workshop on culture wars or outreach and preaching, and yet you chose to attend one on continuity and discontinuity,” said David Gunn, editorial director of publications for Regular Baptist Press. “You are truly ...more
Church messengers from all across the country convened on Wednesday, June 29, to attend the national association’s 2016 business meeting. After receiving annual reports from each of the GARBC’s subsidiary ministries, the messengers voted to receive six new churches into ...more
“What are we doing right and do we need to work on?” wondered Dee Plog of Faith Baptist Church of Amherst, Ohio, had on her mind while attending the workshop “Treating Teachers as VIPs.” Led by RBP U.S. Field Coordinator ...more
Team taught by Pastors Evan Sharbaugh and Ryan Duffy, this workshop focused on providing loving, Biblical answers for people struggling with LGBT issues. “You don’t have to look very far to see there’s a cultural war going on,” says Sharbaugh, ...more
It’s no surprise there was not an empty seat in the room for this workshop. The topic of homosexuality and same-sex attraction is everywhere and isn’t going away. Dr. Jeff Bartz of Grace Biblical Counseling was the workshop leader that ...more