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11. We subscribe to the "Baptist Faith and Message" adopted by the Southern Baptist Convention in 1963 as our larger statement of faith with scriptural references. V. Government The government of _____(name of church)_____ is vested in its members. The membership retains unto itself the right of exclusive self-government in all phases of
This faith is rooted and grounded in Jesus Christ who is "the same yesterday, and to-day, and for ever." Therefore, the sole authority for faith and practice among Baptists is Jesus Christ whose will is revealed in the Holy Scriptures. A living faith must experience a growing understanding of truth and must be continually
Baptist Faith and Message, 1963 Adopted by the Southern Baptist Convention May 9, 1963 ... Baptists emphasize the soul’s competency before God, freedom in religion, and the priesthood of the believer. However, this emphasis should not be interpreted to mean that there is an absence ... Chairman Howard M. Reaves Ed. J. Packwood C.Z. Holland W.B.