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Is Your Church Group in the Big Leagues?

Discussion in 'General Baptist Discussions' started by Jerome, Jul 21, 2011.

  1. Jerome

    Jerome Well-Known Member
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    In another thread, a poster ended a description of the Presbyterian Church (USA) and the Presbyterian Church in America by saying:

    Which Baptist conventions/associations/groups do you consider to be "big league"?
     
  2. Tom Bryant

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    Any denomination/convention/association that preaches the Gospel and lifts up the name of Jesus is in the big leagues.
     
  3. John Toppass

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    Amen and AAAAAmen!
     
  4. TCGreek

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    Amen. I love this!

    Enough nonsense.
     
  5. J.D.

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    I noticed that when it was said and started to say something myself. Like the others so far have said, that is nonsense. It's nonsense in two ways: 1. It presumes that God is not working in small things, and 2. Some of the most consequencial conservative theologians amongst presbyterians are members of so-called micro-denominations. Brian Schwertley is one that comes to mind. Another is Joseph Pipa. Another is Joel Beeke.
     
  6. rbell

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    Great answer to what would have become a divisive question.

    To Tom's answer, I would add, "or any local independent church."


    Nicely put.
     
  7. Old Union Brother

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    Great reply!!! I wish I had thought of it.
     
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