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  Read the BMAA Doctrinal Statement - South Park Baptist Church, Fort Worth
The Fellowship of the Church--She is free to associate with true churches in furthering the faith (II Cor.
In association with other churches, each church is equal and is the sole judge of the measure and method of her cooperation (Matt.
NOTE: The following statements are not to be binding upon the churches already affiliated with this association, or to require adoption by churches petitioning this body for privilege of cooperation, or to be a test of fellowship between brethren or churches.
www.fortworthbaptistchurch.org /Visitors/BMAADoctrine.asp   (1846 words)

  
 Georgia Baptist Convention - Baptists in Ga, 1733-present
Local Baptist congregations were thought to be the only true churches, together comprising the Kingdom of God on earth and able to trace their lineage back to the New Testament through a succession of non-Roman Catholic bodies.
Baptists should not accept the so-called baptism of other groups (not even their immersion), not share the Lord's Supper with them, not recognize their ordinations, and not permit their ministers in Baptist pulpits.
Southwide and statewide mission boards were held to circumscribe the power of a local church; missionaries could properly be sent out only by a church, an association, or a district convention quickly responsive to the dictates of its constituent churches.
www.gabaptist.org /common/content.asp?PAGE=168   (4428 words)

  
 Ministry and Music - Seeking the Old Paths: Baptist groups in the United States
Baptist "split-offs" -- such as Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church, Holiness Baptist Association, General Conference of the Evangelical Baptist Church, etc. -- are counted as Baptists by some compilers of such data.
This is different from the hypothetical of, for example, most modern Southern Baptists and Missionary Baptists, who would hold that the provision is made for all men and all men could be saved if they would repent and believe (sometimes called modified Calvinism because of history, but not really much Calvinism at all).
You don’t have to cross the oceans to be a missionary.
baptistsearch.blogspot.com /2006/11/baptist-groups-in-united-states.html   (3986 words)

  
 Baptist Missionary Association of America
The Baptist Missionary Association of America is a supporter of missionaries and their families in the United States and other foreign countries.
The Baptist Missionary Association of America is a group of regular Baptist churches that formed an association May 25, 1950 at Little Rock, Arkansas.
The Baptist Missionary Association of America believes the Scriptures are the inerrant Gevelation, written by divine inspired men moved by the Holy Spirit and belonging to God.
www.guidedbiblestudies.com /library/baptmiss.htm   (865 words)

  
 A Christian Handbook of Topics & Issues - by J. Nation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
The Baptist Church, originally called Anabaptist, is a movement which seceded from the Lutheran Reformation and embracing the holiness of the Puritan movement.
The Baptists (as Anabaptist) seceded from the Lutheran Reformation primarily in opposition to Infant Baptism, believing it to be not only unscriptural, but also misleading and potentially a danger to true repentance and mature belief in the heart of the baptized candidate.
Baptists advocate the evangelical born again experience by Jesus baptizing the believer into the Body of Christ by the Holy Spirit.
www.cedarnet.org /jnation/book/bk18-04.html   (317 words)

  
 Welcome to Ethics Daily.com!
The Southern Baptists of Texas Convention, a group of churches that five years ago broke away from the Baptist General Convention of Texas seeking stronger ties with the Southern Baptist Convention, is reaching out to non-Southern Baptists as well.
The Baptist Missionary Association of America, of which the BMA of Texas is a part, subsequently broke off of the American Baptist Association in 1950, and represents a more moderate form of Landmarkism, according to historian Leon McBeth.
The BMAA maintains a seminary, a radio and television ministry, an annuity and benefit agency, an Armed Forces chaplaincy committee, a research and news service, a camp ground, a bookstore, a youth department and a publishing house, according to its Web site.
www.ethicsdaily.com /article_detail.cfm?AID=3535   (534 words)

  
 Baptist Publishing House   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
This sixteen-page booklet presents the doctrinal statement of the BMAA as adopted in 1989.
This brochure introduces the Baptist Missionary Association of America through a summary of its doctrinal statement, history, and a brief look at its national departments.
Dr. Henderson surveys the doctrinal statement of the Baptist Missionary Association of America.
www.bph.org /bookstractsaudio2.html   (285 words)

  
 First Baptist Church, New Caney, TX - Family   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
The secret to the great things that are happening at First Baptist is the presence of Jesus in the hearts of our members, love for one another and a vision to see people connected to a vital relationship with the Savior.
We are associated with the Baptist Missionary Association of Texas and the Baptist Missionary Association of America.
First Baptist Church was organized in 1943 as a Missionary Baptist Church serving the community of New Caney and surroundings areas in Montgomery County, Texas.
fbcnewcaney.com /church_info.htm   (527 words)

  
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Though she'd been turned down by the missions agency she applied to, she went on to become one of the most amazing single woman missionaries of modern history.
Her dramatic rescue of a hundred orphans is told in the movie The Inn of the Sixth Happiness, starring Ingrid Bergman.
She was undeterred by criticism, ostracised by the Chinese, wounded by the Japanese and immortalised through the film The Inn of the Sixth Happiness.
www.lycos.com /info/gladys-aylward-missionary--inn.html   (456 words)

  
 Distinctives
The church is autonomous, cooperating voluntarily and directly choosing all the officers, directors, and missionaries of the association.
The church is respected, cooperating equally with the same number of voting representatives as the other churches, regardless of the size of church membership or financial contributions.
The church is primary; the association only exists to expedite the ministries of the church.
www.bmaofkc.org /html/distinctives.html   (235 words)

  
 Baptist Missionary Association of Mississippi Missions & Loan Department, bma of ms missions, bma of mississippi ...
Baptist Missionary Association of Mississippi Missions & Loan Department, bma of ms missions, bma of mississippi missions
We also cooperate with other departments of the Baptist Missionary Association of Mississippi and work with local associations, other state associations and the Baptist Missionary Association of America in the preaching of the Gospel to all the world.
Funding for the Missions Department is provided through the regular contributions of the local churches and associations, individual contributions or gifts, and our annual Special Missions Emphasis during the months of April and May. This funding provides for mission facilities, supplies, missionary and mission staff salaries, office expenses and utilities.
www.bmaofmsmissions.org   (328 words)

  
 Resolutions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, That the messengers of the Baptist Missionary Association of America meeting in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, April 14-16, 2003, respectfully request that President Bush and Congress sign into law a ban on the practice of Partial Birth Abortion.
BE IT THEREFORE RESOLVED, that we, the messengers of the Baptist Missionary Association of America, meeting in Little Rock, Arkansas, April 17-20, 2000, affirm he right of all parents who have such convictions to teach their children at home; and
THEREFORE, BE IT FINALLY RESOLVED, that we, the messengers of the Baptist Missionary Association of America, meeting in Little Rock, Arkansas, April 17-20, 2000, strongly urge the people of our churched to support political candidates who firmly stand against abortion and stand for Judeo-Christian ethics.
www.mclaughlinreport.com /resolutions.htm   (2320 words)

  
 About BPH   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Baptist Publishing House is a publishing agency of the Baptist Missionary Association of America.
BPH has published a definitive history of the BMA of America as well as biographies and books by association founders and leaders.
All publications conform to the biblical interpretations found in the Doctrinal Statement adopted by the association of churches.
www.bph.org /aboutbph.html   (433 words)

  
 Adherents.com
BGCT is the strongest Baptist state convention with almost 6,000 related churches and missions with 2.7 million members.
"The state Baptist group's membership strength and donations are important to the national SBC and make it one of the largest state conventions in the country.
This organization proved to be a pioneer in what later became known as the Baptist Home Mission Society, for its member churches cooperated in raising funds to send the first missionary to preach to the Six Nations Indians of northern New York.
www.adherents.com /Na/Na_73.html   (1362 words)

  
 Ministries   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Bible Study, scripture memorization and in-depth study of the missionaries of the Baptist Missionary Association are all part of this important program.
There are "steps" in the program whereby each student is required to quote scripture from memory and complete projects to progress to the next step.
Bible Study, doctrinal and missionary studies as well as a keen awareness of God's will are all part of the WMA program.
adbcennis.org /ministry.htm   (558 words)

  
 Landmark Independent Baptist Church, Archer, Florida -- Sovereign Grace
Baptist churches have existed in every age since their founding by Christ, though they have not always been known by that name.
Declaration of Faith adopted by the Baptist Church at at Horsely-down, pastored by the venerable Elder John Gill.
Historic Landmark Baptist, above all others, should understand the mysteries of the kingdom as they relate to marriage and the picture of Christ and His church that should be portrayed by it.
users.aol.com /libcfl/libc.htm   (2544 words)

  
 Baptist New Service - Baptist Missionary Association of America   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Baptist News Service (BNS) provides information and news to the churches of the Baptist Missionary Association of America (BMAA).
The primary responsibility of BNS is to publish an annual Directory and Handbook providing complete information on all the churches represented in national, state, and local associations supporting the BMAA.
Please search this web site for national, state, or local association information and feel free to send any corrections through the forms provided.
www.baptistnewsservice.org   (197 words)

  
 BMA of America Missions Department
The primary purpose of the Missions Department is to assist every local church in the Baptist Missionary Association of America to be a great commission church.
We are here to serve and facilitate church planting in every nation of the world.
We seek the cooperation of all churches of the Baptist Missionary Association of America so that together we can fulfill the Great Commission as given by our Lord Jesus Christ.
www.bmaam.net /home.htm   (195 words)

  
 Adherents.com
All three organizations [this one, and the American National Baptist Convention and Foreign Missionary Convention] remained separate in their activities.
Myra Blyth, a former Baptist pastor on the staff of the World Council of Churches, is the first woman to be elected to the position.
By 247 votes to 113, the assembly of the Baptist Union of Scotland agreed that member churches were free to ordain women.
www.adherents.com:443 /Na/Na_74.html   (2444 words)

  
 World Religions Religion Statistics Geography Church Statistics
Anglican Rite Jurisdiction of the Americas: 15,000 (4 recs.)
Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church of America (2 recs.)
Armenian Church of America, Diocese of the (5 recs.)
www.adherents.com   (1108 words)

  
 City of Troup, Texas located in the rolling hills of East Texas near Tyler, Texas is partially in northern Cherokee and ...
City of Troup, Texas located in the rolling hills of East Texas near Tyler, Texas is partially in northern Cherokee and southern Smith counties.
Deacons and members of West Duval Baptist Church would like to invite you to worship with us Sunday morning for Sunday school at 10:00 AM, worship 11:00 AM and 6:00 PM.
Our church is associated with the Baptist Missionary Association of Smith County, the Baptist Missionary Association of Texas, and with the Baptist Missionary Association of America.
www.trouptexas.org /westdbaptist.htm   (232 words)

  
 Denominational Index of Member Schools
The Catholic University of America School of Theology and Religious Studies
Copyright © 2005 The Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada.
The Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools.
www.ats.edu /member_schools/denom.asp   (213 words)

  
 1996 American National Election Study
National Baptist Convention in the U.S.A. National Baptist Convention of America 131.
Local (independent) Baptist churches with no denominational ties or links to a national fellowship 149.
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly Lutheran Church in America and The American Lutheran Church); ELCA 221.
sda.berkeley.edu /D3/NES96/Doc/nes96a09.html   (335 words)

  
 History of the American Baptist Association   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
The history of the largest and oldest national association of churches who follow the Landmark principles espoused by J. Graves, J. Pendleton, J. Hall and Ben M. Bogard.
Details the origin of the Regular and Separate Baptists, who eventually became United Baptists and then Missionary Baptists.
Explains the desire and foundation for a national association of churches that recognizes the authority and responsibility of local congregations in fulfilling the Great Commission.
www.ashcraftpublications.com /historyaba.htm   (240 words)

  
 Archive: Rita Relief Center - South Park Baptist Church - Fort Worth, Texas
In a recent article dated October 3, 2005, Roy Johnson reported that a Rita recovery station is being set up at Circle Drive Baptist Church in Bridge City.
The creation and operation of this center is through the combined efforts of the Baptist Missionary Association of Texas and the Baptist Missionary Association of America through its Department of Missions including the Baptist Medical Missions International (BMMI) which will enable the center to operate as a medical clinic.
The article makes a call to churches outside of the affected areas to determine what they can do to help.
www.fortworthbaptistchurch.org /Articles/Article.asp?ID=97   (302 words)

  
 The Association of Religion Data Archives | Denominations
Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America, The
The “Unadjusted Totals” come from the 1990 and 2000 data collected by representatives of the Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies (ASARB).
The “Adjusted Totals” include all adherents in the denominations counted by the Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies (ASARB) and estimates adherent totals for the historically African-American denominations and other religious groups not listed in the ASARB totals.
www.thearda.com /mapsReports/reports/state/21_2000.asp   (263 words)

  
 First Baptist Church of Newark, AR   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
First Baptist Church of Newark, AR Shining the Light of Jesus in Newark!
We are glad to have you visit us here and learn more about us and our church family.
Transportation is available for anyone in need, contact us to let us know to pick you up.
web.indco.net /~fbcnewark   (236 words)

  
 First Baptist Church of Potosi   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
First Baptist Church of Potosi Missouri is a friendly, affirming fellowship of God's people.
Founded in 1832, we are a church with a rich heritage and a progressive heart to spread the Gospel message of Jesus Christ.
We are associated with the Baptist Missionary Association of America.
firstbaptistpotosi.org /index.html   (119 words)

  
 Christian Denominations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
American Baptist Churches in the USA [ Identification Statement
Baptist Missionary Association of America [ Distinctives of the Churches of the Baptist Missionary Association of America
Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations [ Principles and Purposes
www.angelfire.com /tn3/denom   (913 words)

  
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It was for Gladys a period of fluctuating and feverish activity.
Another missionary named David Davis had left the previous autumn to take his wife and children and several other Europeans out to the coast.
Without his help, they would certainly not have gotten through safely.
www.lycos.com /info/gladys-aylward-missionary--miscellaneous.html?page=2   (261 words)

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