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Gajung (House) Church Ministry As A Renewal Movement For Korean Protestant Church : Focusing On The Ministry Of Seoul Baptist Church Of Houston, Texas, Sinhyung Seo Oct 2017

Gajung (House) Church Ministry As A Renewal Movement For Korean Protestant Church : Focusing On The Ministry Of Seoul Baptist Church Of Houston, Texas, Sinhyung Seo

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Bridging The Latino--Anglo Gap: A Transition Towards A Cross-Cultural Church At First Baptist Church, Robbins, North Carolina, Ernesto Robledo Jan 2014

Bridging The Latino--Anglo Gap: A Transition Towards A Cross-Cultural Church At First Baptist Church, Robbins, North Carolina, Ernesto Robledo

Divinity Projects

In its 2,000 years of existence, the church has remained mostly segregated in regards to the inclusion of other cultures within one setting. Christians from various traditions have spent centuries trying to be more like Jesus as they worshiped in many different settings. Even though the church has been active for so long, the reality is that she has been predominantly white. Through an intentional pastoral project, twenty-four individuals participated in a four-week bilingual Bible study and a community-wide missionary event. These purposeful interactions proved that the church can change her traditional ministry pattern by engaging members of the ...


The Doctrine Of Baptism And Its Controversies, David C. Taylor Jr Nov 2013

The Doctrine Of Baptism And Its Controversies, David C. Taylor Jr

David C Taylor Jr

Throughout the history of Christianity, Baptism has been a topic of strong debate both theologically and practically. There are two major sections of debate that are currently fought in Christian circles. The first is the question of for whom is baptism intended? The second question is how should one be baptized? The questions have long been argued for both sides and there are favorable evidences for the various positions on all sides. The sides can be divided into two main groups, Protestants and Catholics. However, within the two main groups there are also sub-groups that add many beliefs to the ...


Evaluating The Effectiveness Of Outreach And Retention Methods Of Six Congregations Of The Brunswick Baptist Association, Jeffrey Gibby Jan 2011

Evaluating The Effectiveness Of Outreach And Retention Methods Of Six Congregations Of The Brunswick Baptist Association, Jeffrey Gibby

Divinity Projects

I chose two hypotheses to form a survey. The first hypothesis is that persons are reached by the style of building, existing relationships, or advertising. The second hypothesis is that persons maintain their membership based on the content of preaching, the quality of teaching programs, or fellowship.

I employed the Mann-Whitney Statistical Test to analyze the data.

The data revealed that good preaching, good worship, and good fellowship make a growing church. The data results also show the significance of the Pastor and revealed that age-graded Bible study groups are still valid in reaching and retaining members.


Helping The Parents Of Middle School Students Communicate Biblical Truths Of Sexuality At The First Baptist Church Of Lenoir, North Carolina, Thomas Russell Hinton Jan 2011

Helping The Parents Of Middle School Students Communicate Biblical Truths Of Sexuality At The First Baptist Church Of Lenoir, North Carolina, Thomas Russell Hinton

Divinity Projects

An educational program was developed to discover the role of the church in promoting healthy parent/child communication about sexuality. Believing scripture affirms sexuality as a blessing from God, parents and middle school youth were recruited and led through the study. Surveys measured attitudes, opinions, and understanding of biblical knowledge, anatomy, and communication levels. After the program the families were given two months to observe parent/child communication. Final surveys indicated that the church can play an active role in promoting parent child communication about sexuality, and participants reflected a positive outcome by recommending the continuation of this program as ...


An Analysis Of The Evangelistic Impact Of The Baptist Bible Fellowship International, Billy Hamm May 2010

An Analysis Of The Evangelistic Impact Of The Baptist Bible Fellowship International, Billy Hamm

Doctoral Dissertations and Projects

A review of current literature demonstrates that very little material is available to describe the mission and effectiveness of the Baptist Bible Fellowship International. Research reflects that for the last half of the 20th Century, BBFI was a formidable movement among Fundamentalists in its independent Baptist doctrinal position and its evangelistic zeal. It was also determined that the BBFI has struggled to maintain its growth patterns and should reassess its original purpose and identity though it still appears to be the largest expression of Fundamentalism in America. Both historical and empirical research methods are used.


Transforming Attitudes And Commitment To Missions At The Mt. Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church In Greenville, South Carolina, Jermaine A. Boyce Jan 2010

Transforming Attitudes And Commitment To Missions At The Mt. Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church In Greenville, South Carolina, Jermaine A. Boyce

Divinity Projects

This ministry project's goal was to seek transformation in attitudes and commitment to missions at the Mt. Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church in Greenville, South Carolina. The goal of transformation was to guide the congregation's mission practices to be exemplary of its 'Missionary' name and the overall mission of the church as discovered in Luke-Acts and in the Abrahamic Covenant.

The project tested the attitudes and commitment to missions from the Missionary Society in comparison to the general congregation. The project revealed both strengths and weaknesses in the attitudes and commitments of the Missionary Society and the congregation about ...


Glimpses Of Heaven Among Friends: The Utilization Of Film To Draw Interest In Small Group Studies At The First Baptist Church Of Albemarle, Roger William Thomas Jan 2010

Glimpses Of Heaven Among Friends: The Utilization Of Film To Draw Interest In Small Group Studies At The First Baptist Church Of Albemarle, Roger William Thomas

Divinity Projects

A small group study about heaven in scripture and contemporary film was developed in order to create interests in small groups. Believing small groups, discussions of the after life, and the power of storytelling are affirmed throughout scripture, individuals were recruited and led through the study. Surveys measured opinions on heaven and small groups among the entire congregation and the small group participants. Following the study, the participants were surveyed one final time on both subjects. Ultimately the study did not always change minds with concern to the afterlife, but the overall opinions of small group experiences seemed to be ...


Touch The Community: 1998 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1998

Touch The Community: 1998 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 145th Annual Session and the 150th year.


Arkansas Awakening: 1996 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1996

Arkansas Awakening: 1996 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 143rd Annual Session and the 148th year.


Live The Word: 1995 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Oct 1995

Live The Word: 1995 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 142nd Annual Session and the 147th year.


Reach People: 1994 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1994

Reach People: 1994 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 141st Annual Session and the 146th year.


Perform Ministry In Jesus' Name: 1993 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1993

Perform Ministry In Jesus' Name: 1993 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 140th Annual Session and the 145th year.


Grow Churches, Changed Lives In Growing Churches: 1992 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1992

Grow Churches, Changed Lives In Growing Churches: 1992 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 139th Annual Sessiona and the 144th year.


Hope For The Home: 1991 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1991

Hope For The Home: 1991 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 138th Annual Session and the 143rd year.


Building God's Family: 1990 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Oct 1990

Building God's Family: 1990 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 137th Annual Session and the 142nd year.


"Stir Thy Church": 1989 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1989

"Stir Thy Church": 1989 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 136th Annual Session and the 141st year.


God's Way To The World: 1988 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1988

God's Way To The World: 1988 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 135th Annual Session and the 140th year.


Strengthening Missions: 1987 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1987

Strengthening Missions: 1987 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 134th Annual Session and the 139th year.


Renewal, Revival, And Rejoicing: 1986 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1986

Renewal, Revival, And Rejoicing: 1986 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 133rd Annual Session and the 138th year.


Celebrating Arkansas Baptists' 100 Years Of Ministry Through Christian Education: 1985 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1985

Celebrating Arkansas Baptists' 100 Years Of Ministry Through Christian Education: 1985 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 132nd Annual Session and the 137th year.


Strengthening Families: 1984 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1984

Strengthening Families: 1984 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 131st Annual Session and the 136th year.


Disciples Working Together To Grow The Local Church: 1983 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1983

Disciples Working Together To Grow The Local Church: 1983 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 130th Annual Session and the 135th year.


Reaching People, Developing Believers, Strengthening Families: 1982 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1982

Reaching People, Developing Believers, Strengthening Families: 1982 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 129th Annual Session and the 134th year.


Confronting The Dying World With The Living Word: 1981 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1981

Confronting The Dying World With The Living Word: 1981 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 128th Annual Session and the 133rd year.


Grant Unto Thy Servants, That With All Boldness They May Speak Thy Word: 1980 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1980

Grant Unto Thy Servants, That With All Boldness They May Speak Thy Word: 1980 Annual Of The Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 127th Annual Session and the 132nd year.


Equipping For Church Advance: 1979 Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1979

Equipping For Church Advance: 1979 Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 126th Annual Session and the 131st year.


Fulfilling Our Mission In Boldness: 1978 Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1978

Fulfilling Our Mission In Boldness: 1978 Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 125th Annual Session and the 130th year.


Let The Church Reach Out: 1977 Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1977

Let The Church Reach Out: 1977 Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 124th Annual Session and the 129th year.


The Church Ministering: 1976 Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1976

The Church Ministering: 1976 Arkansas Baptist State Convention, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist State Convention Annuals

This is the 123rd Annual Session and the 128th year.