What? Seriously? You're kidding us, right? It can't be. Ever since this controversy hit us about a year ago, I've been telling people that this was just another thing that would alienate the younger generation from SBC life-- those whose convictions are shaped more by exegesis than tradition.
Check out this recent article from Lifeway entitled, "Under-40 Messengers at SBC 'Declining Precipitously'".
Now some could argue that this just reflects the annual convention and not the denomination at large. But I'm not too sure.
And I can say that, thanks to the amazing outpouring of support we've received, this 36-year-old is more determined to fight for Scripture within Baptist life and not budge an inch. Here I stand.