BGAV Blog

Addressing Difficult Issues: Sex Abuse in Church

I believe God is currently driving us out into a wilderness of church life that we have wanted to avoid, but we can’t. In recent weeks different newspapers across the country have forced the church—particularly the Baptist church—to face the truth that many people have been sexually abused and assaulted within our churches by clergy, deacons, Sunday School teachers, youth ministers, and others.

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Tony Brooks: Sunday School and Cultural Shifts

We live in a much different world than even 30 years ago. Though our Gospel message is the same, we need to make some changes in the way we deliver that message.

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KLI: Retreat Kicks Off Seventh Year of Developing Young Leaders

Before the buzz of the spring semester began, nine young adults gathered in the mountains for a time of personal reflection and community building. The 2019 class of the Kairos Leadership Initiative (KLI) kicked off the program year with their first retreat over the third weekend of January. This was the first in-person gathering for the student and staff team since the interview and selection process in October.

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