Can baptist churches be emerging/emergent?

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Can this be said about a Baptist church?

  1. A Baptist church can be an emerging church.

    7 vote(s)
    46.7%
  2. A Baptist church can be an emergent church.

    5 vote(s)
    33.3%
  3. A Baptist church can be a missional church.

    9 vote(s)
    60.0%
  4. An Emergent church can be a Baptist church.

    6 vote(s)
    40.0%
  5. An emerging church can be a baptist church.

    8 vote(s)
    53.3%
  6. A Baptist church has to bear the name Baptist to be Baptist.

    3 vote(s)
    20.0%
  7. A church has to be aligned with a convention or Baptist group to be Baptist.

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  8. If a church holds to a Baptist statement of beliefs, then it is "baptist" in principle.

    11 vote(s)
    73.3%
  9. I don't agree with any of the above comments.

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  10. I don't care to comment.

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
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  1. SaggyWoman

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    Your answers?
     
  2. SaggyWoman

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    bump........................................
     
  3. Gayla

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    I've heard the term before, but don't know what it means . . .:wavey:
     
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    If a church holds to a Baptist statement of beliefs, then it is "baptist" in principle.:thumbs:
     
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    I have no idea what "emerging" or "emergent" mean.
     
  6. FriendofSpurgeon

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    Question: what does this mean? Is it conformity to the London Confession? Or to the New Hamshire Confession? Or, does it mean one is in agreement with the Baptist Faith & Message?
     

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