The Founders Midwest Conference meets annually in the Saint Louis, MO area. Our next conference will be February 26-27, 2019 at First Baptist Church, Fenton, MO.
By Cheston Pickard Originally posted by Partners & Partakers on May 2nd, 2018 [Editor’s Note: This article was written before Paige Patterson’s removal from the Presidency of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.] Again, we have seen some rather “explosive” discussions on social media pertaining to the most recent Paige Patterson controversy. And while I have no intention … Continue reading Recognizing the Moment: The Identity of the Southern Baptist Convention
By Terry Delaney [Editor’s Note: This is the third blog post of a 3-part series. Click here to read the first and click here to read the second.] John Calvin states in the introduction to the reader of his 1559 edition of his Institutes that it was his “purpose in this labor to prepare and instruct candidates … Continue reading John Calvin and Church Revitalization: Pastoral Ministry
By Scott Lee A big part of becoming a disciple of Christ is to establish the lifestyle habits of a disciple. By that, I mean the things you learn to do on a regular, habitual basis that help orient you to a life of following Jesus daily. Let’s face it, the things you do on … Continue reading The Lifestyle Habits of a Disciple
By Terry Delaney [Editor’s Note: This is the second blog post of a 3-part series. Click here to read the first.] John Calvin longed to bring corporate worship back to a God-centered, biblically-informed model. He believed that worship, understood as what we would today call the entire “worship service” must be simple. To this end, he … Continue reading John Calvin and Church Revitalization: Corporate Worship