Latest Articles by FBC STAFF
May 23, 2013
JACKSONVILLE (FBC)—Across the state of Florida, the nation and the globe, the Cooperative Program is at work touching hearts and changing lives with the timeless message of the gospel. You are a partner in that transformation of lives.
May 16, 2013
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (FBC)—Three Florida Baptist communicators were honored when communications professionals from across the Southern Baptist Convention gathered in Little Rock April 17-20 for the 60th annual workshop of the Baptist Communicators Association.
May 9, 2013
JACKSONVILLE (FBC)—According to a report released by the Florida Baptist Convention’s Church Planting Group, Florida Baptist started 9 new churches March 2013. The following is a listing of new churches by association:
Apr 26, 2013
KENDALL (FBC)—When Turning Point Church purchased a 4.5 acre tract on SW 144th street in Southwest Miami, the congregation was one of several that envisioned how the property could be used to glorify God in that community.
Apr 16, 2013
JACKSONVILLE (FBC)—According to a report released by the Florida Baptist Convention’s Church Planting Group, Florida Baptists started four new churches in February of 2013. The following is a listing of new churches by association:
Apr 11, 2013
“I pray that your partnership with us in the faith may be effective in deepening your understanding of every good thing we share for the sake of Christ.” Philemon 1:6 NIV
Apr 10, 2013
JACKSONVILLE (FBC)—Four younger Florida Baptist pastors preached short, pithy sermons in a “camp meeting” style at the Florida Baptist Evangelism Conference March 17-19 at North Jacksonville Baptist Church. The three-day meeting drew a total of nearly 850 in evening sessions and is a Florida Baptist Convention annual event (see related story).
Apr 10, 2013
CORAL SPRINGS (FBC)—Colossal Coaster World and Jungle Jaunt is the theme of the South Florida VBS Clinic set for April 20 at Parkridge Baptist Church in Coral Springs.
Apr 8, 2013
THE WOODLANDS, TEXAS (FBC)--Keith Thomas, past president of the Florida Baptist State Convention 1996-1997, died Saturday April 6 in The Woodlands, Texas, from pancreatic cancer. He was 57. He had suffered with the disease for five years.
At the time of his FBSC presidency, Thomas was pastor of First Baptist Church in West Palm Beach, where he served from April 1990 to July 2003, when he was called as pastor to Cottage Hills Baptist Church in Mobile, Ala.
Mar 27, 2013
TALLAHASSEE (FBC)–It was Sunday morning after one of the biggest home games in Florida State’s football season. While many in Seminole Country were nursing hangovers and celebratory party fatigue after the night game, several hundred college students and young adults arrived at City Church to hear Pastor Dean Inserra proclaim what really matters in life.
Danielle Gouletas has discovered what really matters. On that Sunday, the junior marketing student from Tampa was baptized in the church’s portable baptistery.