Do We Guard Our Privileges or Share Our Blessings?

Everyone wants to be special. Everyone. Some people think they are special. Especially Baptists in America. Every Sunday in every church across our land, Baptists can be heard thanking God for blessing them with the high privilege and honor of being born in the United...

Can We Conclude the Baptist Ethos of Legalism?

Editor’s note: This is the second part in a series in which Bruce Prescott, executive director of Mainstream Oklahoma Baptists, examines the future of Baptist identity. The third part will run Friday, Oct. 2. The aspect of Baptist identity most in need of...

Revive Our Commitment to Liberty of Conscience

Editor’s note: This is the first part in a series in which Bruce Prescott, executive director of Mainstream Oklahoma Baptists, examines the future of Baptist identity. At the CBF General Assembly last July, Bill Leonard, dean of the Divinity School at Wake...