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WHAT CHURCH DENOMNATION ARE YOU?

Discussion in '2004 Archive' started by 4-christ, Mar 30, 2004.

  1. 4-christ

    4-christ New Member

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    Im freewill baptist. But Im thinking that Im going to change my membership to another church. please pray for me. [​IMG]
     
  2. Gina B

    Gina B Active Member

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    4-Christ, while I appreciate your enthusiasm, perhaps you can take a look at this link and see what posting in all caps means. [​IMG] Online Etiquette

    I'm IFB.
    Why would you change denoms?

    Gina
     
  3. 4-christ

    4-christ New Member

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    Sorry Gina ,
    I didnt know that all caps was bad im sorry. if I done something wrong. I sorry if I seemed like I was yelling or anything. I did'nt know all caps was meant in screaming at some one. Im sorry!
    your friend 4-christ
     
  4. Plain Old Bill

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    Dear 4-Christ,
    there is no such thing as a baptist denomination. so what are you going to be.
     
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    jshurley04 New Member

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    Dude, or Dudette

    Since this is a Baptist Board most of the responses in this part will be Baptist. Also, being Baptist is more of a statement of doctrine of scripture than it is a denomination, although the world will dispute that. Also, as a Baptist, there are many types of Baptist as there are different types of Americans such as: Rebels, Surfer, Cowboys, Yankees, Cheese heads, Mountain people, Hillbilly's, Mid-Westerner's and so on.

    I'm quite sure that you will find many Independent Baptists, Missionary Baptists, Primitive Baptists, as well as Sufferin', (sorry) Southern Baptists. :D [​IMG]
     
  6. Kathy

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    4-Christ, keep on posting, most of us are glad you are here and that you are on fire for God!! AMEN!!

    I'm Southern Baptist. As far as what church you should attend, that is a very personal and prayerful decision. I will pray that you either stick with your current church or find a church that you can plug into and bestow that wonderful spirit you have! God Bless You!!

    Kathy
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  7. Trotter

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    Southern Baptist here!

    4-Christ, before you change churches (or denominations), make sure that the beliefs that are upheld are the same as your own. Doing this upfront will save you a lot of heartache later on.

    In Christ,
    Trotter
     
  8. blackbird

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    4-Christ---I'm Southern Baptist----if I had to be anything else---I'd be plumb ashamed!!
     
  9. Dr. Bob

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    Moved to appropriate forum.
     
  10. gb93433

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    The SBC is not a denomination but a convention.

    The "C" in SBC stands for convention.
     
  11. creemos

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    Hmmmm... I attend a "Home Church" fellowship in Miami. I am just a "Living Stone" and part of the church. I and my family also attend various bible-teaching denominational fellowships as well...
     
  12. Jeffrey H

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    Baptist General Convention of Texas.
     
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    I received notice that my "home church" remarks may not be appropriate for this "denonminational" forum. Although I am a strong supporter of the "Baptist" movement (I am a voting member at an SBC church) I am also a strong advocate of the "Home Church" movement. I have nothing more to add than that... [​IMG]
     
  14. Kathy

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    Where in Miami Creemos?? I grew up in the Cutler Ridge area...I went to FBC of Cutler Ridge as a kid. I started attending FBC Perrine as an adult (I miss it terribly!), which is where I got saved!!

    Kathy
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    I've personally considered leaving the SBC altogether in favor of a Presbyterian (PCA)or Reformed (RCA) tradition. I have family members who are in both denominations.

    It seems every time I put a foot out the door, somethin' always pulls me back. I guess my work ain't done there yet [​IMG]
     
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    Proud Tennessee Southern Baptst here. First and most important though I am a servant of GOD.
     
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    A Southern Baptist in Michigan
     
  18. Dr. Bob

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    I'm historic ifb (northern baptist) but changing ever-so-slowly to reformed baptist.
     
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    My "membership" is in a Missionary Baptist Church (BMA). I am "reformed" in my theology, unlike most of my immediate brethren who have forsaken these original beliefs of our state BMA Association.

    In Christ,
    Bobby
     
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    27 years worth of SBC, but now non-denominational. I think denominations get in the way too much of what we're ultimately here for.
     
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