conventions

Southern Baptist Convention’s focus on mission recalls history of promoting white dominance

Rocked by controversies, dwindling numbers and internal divisions, the Southern Baptist Convention will meet for its annual meeting on June 15 under the banner: “We Are Great Commission Baptists.” The...

Coronavirus challenging denominational summer conventions yet again

For the second year, denominational annual meetings are being derailed and reworked due to the coronavirus pandemic. This will have an urgent effect on the United Methodist Church, which already had d...