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First Class of Hispanic Florida Baptist Chaplains Graduates, Ready for the Mission Field

ORLANDO—On Saturday, June 29, Primera Iglesia Bautista de Orlando made history by hosting the graduation of 73 Hispanic men and women as chaplains through the Florida Baptist…
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Florida Baptists affirmed for ‘heart to reach Florida’ with gospel

INDIANAPOLIS – In 2023, 35 out of 41 Southern Baptist state conventions reported increases in baptisms from the previous year, with the Florida Baptist Convention recording nearly…
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Florida Baptist to serve as international missionary in Czechia

INDIANAPOLIS–Abigail Freemyer is one of 12 Florida Baptists recently commissioned to serve as international missionaries. The missionaries were commissioned by the International…
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Dean Inserra challenges Southern Baptists to “run our race on road paved with truth and grace’

Preaching the convention sermon at the 2024 Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting in Indianapolis, Florida Baptist pastor Dean Inserra implored attendees to “run our race on…
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Hispanic Baptists encouraged to pray, remain ‘as one’ at annual celebration

Hispanic Baptists kicked off their time in Indianapolis for the annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention with a celebratory dinner on Sunday night, June 9, at the…
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Florida Baptist pastor Jimmy Scroggins urges fellow pastors to ‘manage families well’

INDIANAPOLIS–Preaching at the 2024 Southern Baptist Pastors’ Conference in Indianapolis, Jimmy Scroggins, lead pastor of Family Church in South Florida, called on his fellow…
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Florida Baptist churches at forefront of sexual abuse prevention

“We want the church to be the safest place that people can go where the vulnerable are not exploited and Christ and the gospel are the main things.” Alan Brumback, lead pastor,…
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NAMB training helps churches develop evangelistic culture

When Pastor Chris Butler took the helm at North Naples Baptist Church in 2016, he inherited a congregation on the brink of closure, dwindled to just 40 members. Just two weeks into…
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Committee On Nominations Accepting Nominations

The Committee on Nominations is responsible for nominating Florida Baptists to serve on the state convention’s boards and committees.  Their nominations must be…
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EDT Search Team Update

Florida Baptist Family, Now that the recommendation portal for the position of Executive Director-Treasurer is closed, your search team will be conducting initial interviews with…
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Florida Baptist Disaster Relief Teams aid tornado victims in Tallahassee

Just hours after three tornadoes touched down in Tallahassee on Friday, May 10, wreaking havoc, toppling trees, disrupting power and claiming at least one life in what’s being…
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Not I, But Christ: A Life Marked by Soul-Winning and Serving the Local Church

Larry Brister, lead pastor at Immanuel Baptist Church since July 2018, passed away April 11 after a lengthy battle with cancer. He was 71.
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