Moore speaks at first-ever Desiring God Parenting Seminar

Robert E. Sagers — March 10, 2010

What does parenting have to do with the Gospel of Jesus Christ? Absolutely everything, contends Russell D. Moore. Moore, dean of the School of Theology and senior vice president for academic administration at Southern Seminary, spoke recently at the first-ever Desiring God Parenting Seminar hosted by Bethlehem Baptist Church, March…

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Observations on the GCR Task Force report

Garrett E. Wishall — March 9, 2010

The following article is by Chuck Lawless, Dean of the Billy Graham School of Missions and Evangelism at Southern Seminary In my current roles, I have had the privilege of educating young SBC ministers, assisting state conventions in conferences, working alongside the North American Mission Board (NAMB) in training leaders…

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SBTS chapel live blog: Dan Dumas – Proverbs 1:20-33

Garrett E. Wishall — March 9, 2010

Preacher: Dan Dumas, senior vice president for institutional administration at Southern Seminary Text/title: Proverbs 1:20-33 — The Dangers of Being a Professional Sermon Listener Students at Southern Seminary will spend 3,700 hours listening to lectures. Add to that hundreds of sermons from your pastor, in chapel and via podcast: listening…

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March 8 Towers: Adopting for Life 2010 and the GCR task force report

Garrett E. Wishall — March 9, 2010

Roughly 600 people came to Southern Seminary to hear about embodying the Gospel by responding to the cry of the orphan at the 2010 Adopting for Life conference at Southern. Russell D. Moore had this to say, among other things, in an article reflecting on the event: “On Friday night,…

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Nickels and dimes, millions of times: SBTS energy conservation strategy to save thousands

Emily Griffin — March 4, 2010

Dan Diffey looks at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary differently than most students and staff members. Most admire the campus’ stately buildings, the inspiring steeple of Alumni Memorial Chapel and Southern’s manicured grounds. Diffey looks around and sees the “on” light of unmanned computers, air conditioning units working in overdrive…

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SBTS chapel live blog: Russell D. Moore – 2 Corinthians 3:11-4:6

Garrett E. Wishall — March 4, 2010

Preacher: Russell D. Moore, senior vice president for academic administration and dean of the School of Theology at Southern Seminary Text/title: 2 Corinthians 3:11-4:6 – “You are not your worldview: finding the freedom to let the faith defend itself.” Moore shared the story of accidently sending a text message to…

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AFL 2010 live blog: David Platt

Garrett E. Wishall — February 27, 2010

David Platt is the lead pastor of The Church at Brook Hills in Birmingham, Ala. Ruth 2 Ruth and Naomi came back from Moab with nothing. They had no family and no food. Isn’t it true that God often ordains sorrowful tragedy to set the stage for triumph? Boaz is…

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AFL 2010 live blog: Russell D. Moore

Garrett E. Wishall — February 26, 2010

Russell D. Moore is the senior vice president for academic administration and dean of the School of Theology at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Luke 9:44-51 Moore recounted revealing to his 8-year-old son the reality of slavery that used to be present in the United States. His son was totally incredulous….

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Adopting for Life live blog: Jedd Medefind

Garrett E. Wishall — February 26, 2010

Jedd Medefind is the executive director and president of the Christian Alliance for Orphans. Medefind previously served as special assistant to President George W. Bush. Medefind said he is aware of people all across the nation who are awakening to a desire to adopt. Henry Blackaby says when you see…

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SBTS chapel live blog: David Platt — Luke 9:57-62

Garrett E. Wishall — February 25, 2010

Preacher: David Platt, lead pastor of The Church at Brook Hills in Birmingham, Ala. Text/title: Luke 9:57-62 Platt said he was humbled and overwhelmed to open the Word of God and preach. He said he was humbled and overwhelmed to lead Christ’s church. 6.8 billion people in the world. The…

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