But no one can accuse the Southern Baptist Convention of backing away from a fight.
The Southern Baptist church started putting down roots in the state (and a few others around the same time).
The International Missions Board of the Southern Baptist Convention did not respond to a request from The Daily Beast for comment.
Despite (or rather because of) being raised Southern Baptist, I am uncomfortable with the whole concept of intercessory prayer.
Almost everyone has one—many Southern Baptist churches have an iglesia batista attached.
Marylanders for Marriage Equality has a new ad featuring the Rev. Donté Hickman of Southern Baptist Church in Baltimore, MD.
I was raised a Southern Baptist, but wheah's Heaven, anyway?
The Southern Baptist Convention, organized in 1845, continued its separate existence.
The statistics, taken from the Southern Baptist Register, will indicate the extent of their success.
The formal withdrawal of the southern state conventions followed in 1844, and in 1845 the Southern Baptist Convention was formed.